2016 industry updates

December 2016

November 2016

  • Industry update 32 - 25 November 2016 - New draft units of competency for fatigue management accreditation, NTC review - HVNL investigative and enforcement powers, NTC review - Increasing allowed volume where mass is not the constraint, NHVR Technical Working Group, Christmas and New Year business hours
  • Industry update 31 - 18 November 2016 - Load Restraint Guide review, Chain of Responsibility tools, Heavy vehicle standards podcasts, Heavy vehicles on show in Toowoomba and Christmas and New Year business hours.
  • Industry update 30 - 4 November 2016 - CoR workshops test proposals for best practice, Fast-track to port for bumper chickpea crop, Newell Highway reopened.

October 2016

  • Industry update 29 - 28 October 2016 - Access Permit Customer Portal 5,000 applications processed, Chain of Responsibility survey last chance to have your say, NHVR Quarterly Snapshot Q1 2016-17 published, Road closures and traffic information.
  • Industry update 28 - 13 October 2016 - Chain of Responsilbity survey, CoR Industry workshop - 2 November, New CoR publications, Access network changes September update, Access permit email applications closed.

September 2016

August 2016

  • Industry update 23 - 19 August 2016 - Setting the Agenda 2016-2020, Bundaberg heavy vehicle demonstration day, Local government in focus - Blacktown City Council, National supply chain online survey, PBS Vehicle Approval transfer application form, NHVR Quarterly Snapshot - Q4 2015-16 and Local government road manager processing timeframes - April-June 2016 heat maps.
  • Industry update 22 - 5 August 2016 - National Roadworthiness Baseline Survey (NRBS) webinar video, New access permit Customer Portal, Access network changes summary, National Class 1 SPV notice update, Brisbane Ekka public holiday and Woomera Prohibited Area access exclusion periods.

July 2016

  • Industry update 21 - 25 July 2016 - National Roadworthiness Baseline Survey (NRBS) online webinar reminder.
  • Industry update 20 - 21 July 2016 - New oversize and overmass notices, PBS trucks for Central Western NSW, National permit times turn around and First ever national heavy vehicle survey.
  • Industry update 19 - 13 July 2016 - National Roadworthiness Baseline Survey (NRBS).
  • Industry update 18 - 1 July 2016 - NHVIM in Queensland and Victoria, Marine Order 42 (Cargo, stowage and securing), Access permit amendment changes, and New notices (New South Wales SPECT Scheme Network, renewal of QLD Class 1 and 3 notices, and Victoria Class 1, 4 Axle & 5 Axle crane route restrictions).

June 2016

  • Industry update 17 - 22 June 2016 - New video, PBS: The Big Picture, NHVR 2016-17 to 2018-19 Corporate Plan, NHVIM implemented in NSW, New NHVIM brake testing fact sheet, National Roadworthiness Baseline Survey update, Electronic Work Diary clarification, OSOM notice feedback reminder.
  • Industry update 16 - 14 June 2016 - 1 July 2016 changes in fees, annual HVNL penalty increment and heavy vehicle charge changes.
  • Industry update 15 - 10 June 2016 - New OSOM multi-state notices, NSW Grain Harvest Management Scheme (GHMS) notice update and Queen's Birthday travel restriction reminder.
  • Industry update 14 - 3 June 2016 - Heavy vehicle charge changes, NHVR in Western Sydney to promote PBS combinations and NSW Class 1 SPV amendment notice.

May 2016

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February 2016

January 2016