Agricultural vehicle permit

Do I need an agricultural vehicle permit?

You may need to apply for a class 1 agricultural vehicle permit if your agricultural vehicle or agricultural combination does not comply with mass, dimension or operating requirements set out in a gazette notice.

To apply for an agricultural vehicle permit:

Note: Operators should check that their vehicle complies with the schedules and conditions in the relevant gazette notice as the permit relevant to this application will reference these same conditions.

Gazette notices - Agricultural vehicles

State Notice
NSW

New South Wales Class 1 Agricultural Machine Combination Exemption Notice 2017 (No.1) (PDF, 567KB)

Provides mass exemptions for combinations consisting of an agricultural machine and trailer used for transporting primary produce, subject to conditions relating to speed limits, braking and conspicuity.


New South Wales Class 1 agricultural vehicles (notice) 2015 (no. 1) (PDF, 1.8MB)

Exempts class 1 agricultural vehicles from certain mass and dimension requirements.

Please note the following amendments to this notice:


New South Wales Class 1 heavy vehicle combine harvester combination exemption notice 2015 (no. 1) (PDF, 700KB)

Exempts combine harvester combinations from certain dimension limits.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:


New South Wales Class 1 heavy vehicle grain auger combination exemption notice 2015 (no. 1) (748KB)

Exempts grain auger combinations from certain dimension limits.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

Qld

Guideline for excess dimension agricultural vehicles and agricultural combinations, Form 14, Version 4 (updated October 2013) (PDF, 303 KB)

Dimension exemption for class 1 agricultural vehicles.

Please note the following amendment to this notice:


Queensland Agricultural Machines and Cane Bins Flotation Tyres Mass Exemption Notice 2017 (No. 1) (PDF, 1.2MB)

Allows agricultural machines and cane bin trailers fitted with flotation tyres to operate on roads in certain circumstances and within certain parameters. This notice must be carried.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:


Queensland Class 1 Agricultural Vehicle (Coastal Zone 1) Dimension Exemption Notice 2016 (No. 1) (PDF, 922KB)

Exempts certain categories of class 1 heavy vehicles from prescribed dimension requirements under certain conditions.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

Please note the following amendment to this notice:


Queensland Class 1 Agricultural Vehicle (Northern Coastal Zone 1) - Dimension Exemption Notice 2016 (No. 1) (PDF, 735KB)

Exempts certain categories of class 1 heavy vehicles operating on minor and major roads in the Northern Coastal Zone from prescribed dimension requirements under certain conditions.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:


Queensland Class 1 Comb Trailer Dimension Exemption Notice 2017 (No. 1) (PDF, 742KB)

Exempts comb trailers from stated prescribed dimension requirements in Schedule 6 of the Heavy Vehicle (Mass, Dimension and Loading) National Regulation. This notice must be carried.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:


Queensland Class 1 Cotton Harvest Derestriction Notice 2017 (No. 1) (PDF, 1.1MB)

Exempts the movement of, or transportation of, eligible cotton harvesters and agricultural equipment in association with cotton harvesting in Queensland from certain travel restrictions in place over the Easter period.


Queensland Class 1 Heavy Vehicles (Cotton Harvester) Mass and Dimension Exemption Notice 2017 (No.1) (PDF, 1.1MB)

Exempts specified cotton harvesters from stated prescribed mass and dimension requirements in the Heavy Vehicle (Mass, Dimension and Loading) National Regulation. This notice must be carried.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:


Queensland Heavy Vehicle Class 1 Agricultural Vehicle (Bundaberg Region 5.0m wide) Dimension Exemption Notice 2017 (No. 1) (PDF, 695KB)

Exempts certain class 1 heavy vehicles operating on local government roads in the Bundaberg region from prescribed dimension requirements specified in the notice.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

SA

South Australia Class 1 Agricultural Vehicle Mass and Dimension Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1) (PDF, 667KB)

Provides access for tractors used for agricultural purposes, agricultural machines, agricultural machines towing agricultural implements and agricultural combinations which exceed regulation dimensions to travel on roads in South Australia subject to the conditions specified in this notice.

Please note the following supporting documents for this notice:


South Australia Class 1 Rubber Tracked Tractor Mass and Dimension Exemption Notice 2019 (No.1) (PDF, 684KB)

Exempts rubber tracked tractors used for agricultural purposes from certain mass and dimension exemptions under the Heavy Vehicle National Law and allows access to roads in South Australia subject to the conditions specified in the notice.

Tas

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:

Vic

Victoria Class 1 Agricultural Vehicle Exemption Notice 2018 (No.3) (PDF, 777KB)

This notice exempts certain agricultural vehicles from mass and dimension requirements.

Please note the following supporting document for this notice:

Online application

Post or fax application

Please note: If you apply through post or fax, all correspondence relating to that application will be done through the same channel.

Note: Please right-click on a form and save it to your computer, rather than opening it up directly in your web browser. The form can then be opened locally, and saved.