Tasmania notices

The following notices commence 10 February 2019 and will be added to the table below shortly.

Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicles Carrying Overseas Export Freight Containers Mass Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1)

Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicles Transporting High-Cube Freight Containers Dimension Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1)

Tasmania Class 1 & 3 Heavy Vehicle Special- Purpose Logs Dimension Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1)

Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Fertiliser Spreader Vehicle Dimension Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1)

Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicles, Certain Pig Trailer Dimension Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1)

Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicle, Bus Mass Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1)

Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Truck and Dog Trailer Combination (Increased Mass Limits) Mass Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1)

Tasmania Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Truck and Dog Trailer Combination Mass and Dimension Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1)

Please note a range of national, state and transitional notices expired on 9 February 2019. For national and state notices these notices were simply renewed.

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

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 Vehicles Carrying Overseas Export Freight Containers Mass Exemption (Notice) 2014 (No. 1)
C2014G00172 MDL No

Tasmania and Victoria Class 3 Baled Hay Dimension Exemption Notice 2019 (No. 1) (PDF, 948KB)

Exempts class 3 baled hay heavy vehicles from the width limit in section 7(1), and the height limit in section 8(d), of Schedule 6 of the Heavy Vehicle (Mass, Dimension and Loading) National Regulation.

C2019G00091 MDL 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 Class 3 Heavy Vehicle Twin Steer Prime Mover Semitrailer Mass Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1) (PDF, 766KB)

Exempt heavy vehicles consisting of a specified twin steer prime mover and semitrailer combination from stated prescribed mass requirements in Schedule 1 of the Heavy Vehicle (Mass, Dimension and Loading) National Regulation.

C2019G00099 MDL No

Tasmania Class 3 Livestock Transportation Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1) (PDF, 705KB)

Provides mass and dimension exemptions that support the Tasmanian Livestock Loading Scheme. This notice is intended to work with the Tasmanian Livestock Loading Scheme, and compliance with the scheme is a condition of this notice.

Please note the following supporting documents for this notice:

C2019G00134 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