Tasmania

Acronym used in tables: MDL – Mass, dimension and loading.

TASMANIA
Title and description Gazette reference Category Carriage required

Tasmania and Victoria consolidated national heavy vehicle mass and dimension exemption (notice) 2014 (no. 1) (PDF, 880KB)

Contains the following notices:

  • Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Bus Mass Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No. 1)
  • Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicles, Certain Pig Trailer Dimension Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No. 1)
  • Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Fertilizer Spreader Vehicle Dimension Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No. 1)
  • Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicles Transporting High-Cube Freight Containers Dimension Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No. 1)
  • Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Special- Purpose Logs Dimension Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No.1)
  • Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Truck and Dog Trailer Combination Mass and Dimension Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No. 1)
  • Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Truck and Dog Trailer Combination (Increased Mass Limits) Mass Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No. 1)
  • Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Twin Steer Prime Mover/Semitrailer Mass Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No. 1)
  • Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicles Carrying Overseas Export Freight Containers Mass Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No. 1)
  • Tasmania and Victoria Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Baled Hay Dimension Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No. 1)
C2014G00172 MDL No

South Australia and Tasmania Heavy Vehicle Standards (2 for 3 Bus Seat) Exemption Notice 2015 (No. 1) (PDF, 548KB)

Exempts certain South Australian and Tasmanian buses from minimum seat width requirements in order that three children may occupy a seat built for two adults. Note: Clause 8 of this notice contains a referencing error. The reference to clause 8 for the heavy vehicle description is incorrect. The reference should be to clause 7.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

C2015G01599 Vehicle Standards No

Tasmania Class 1 Agricultural Vehicle Dimension Exemption Notice 2016 (No.1) (PDF, 673KB)

Exempts agricultural vehicles operating in Tasmania from the stated dimension requirements in Schedule 6 of the Heavy Vehicle (Mass, Dimension and Loading) National Regulation.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

C2016G01548 MDL No

Tasmania Class 1 Heavy Vehicle Unladen Low Loader Dimension Exemption Notice 2016 (No. 1) (PDF, 585KB)

Exempts class 1 heavy vehicles that are unladen low loaders from the prescribed dimension requirement in sections 3(1) and 7(1) of Schedule 6 of the Heavy Vehicle (Mass, Dimension and Loading) National Regulation. This notice provides exemptions specific to Tasmania timber operations, specifically it allows a low loader to carry pilot vehicles, dollies and jinkers as though it were unladen.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

C2016G01550 MDL No

Tasmania Class 1 Load Carrying Vehicles Mass and Dimension Exemption Notice 2017 (No. 1) (PDF, 186KB)

Exempts categories of laden Class 1 load carrying vehicles from the stated prescribed mass and dimension requirements in Schedule 1 and Schedule 6 of the Heavy Vehicle (Mass, Dimension and Loading) National Regulation.

Please note the following supporting documents for this notice:

C2017G00508 MDL No

Tasmania Higher Mass Limits Declaration 2016 (No.1) (PDF, 643KB)

Authorises the use of certain categories of heavy vehicles under higher mass limits on stated areas and routes in Tasmania.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

C2016G01551 MDL No