New South Wales transitional notices

New South Wales transitional notices were gazetted notices, guidelines, exemptions and other legal instruments that were made under state legislation prior to the commencement of the Heavy Vehicle National Law in 2014.

Apart from the 4.6 Metre High Notice 2013, all other transitional notices were reviewed in consultation with their originating state and have been:

Details about the carriage and presentation of documents, including notices that need to be carried.

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4.6 Metre High Vehicle Notice 2013 (PDF, 300KB)

Applies to various class 1,2 and 3 vehicles exceeding 4.3m but does not exceed 4.6m high.

This notice and other supporting documents are required to be carried.

4.6 Metre High Vehicle AMENDMENT Notice 2014 (PDF, 50KB)

Approved 4.6 metre high vehicle routes – Appendix 1 (PDF, 450KB)

Please note that Appendix 1 of this notice has been amended and should be replaced with Schedule 5 of the New South Wales restricted access vehicle enforceable networks schedule amendment (notice) 2015 (no. 1) (PDF, 676KB)

Please note this notice has been amended and the expiry date has been changed to 31 December 2021 as per the New South Wales - 4.6 Metre High Vehicle Notice 2013 Amendment Notice 2019 (No. 1)  |  PDF, 539KB

N/A Mass, dimension and loading Notice is renewed until 31 December 2021.
Class 1 Load Carrying Vehicles Notice 2014

New South Wales Class 1 Load Carrying Vehicle Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1)

Mass, dimension and loading N/A
Class 1 Special Purpose Vehicles Notice 2014

New South Wales Class 1 Special Purpose Vehicle and Combination Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1)

Mass, dimension and loading N/A
Ministerial Declaration (Livestock Loading Scheme) Order 2012

New South Wales Class 3 Livestock Transportation Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1)

Mass, dimension and loading This notice continues to operate in conjunction with the NSW Livestock Loading Scheme.
Ministerial Exemption (Oversized and Overmass Construction Vehicle) Order 2009

New South Wales Class 1 Road Construction Vehicle Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1)

Mass, dimension and loading N/A