Information for PBS Assessors and Certifiers

These Information for PBS Assessors and Certifiers (IPAC) fact sheets provide advice and guidance.

Title Topic
IPAC11 - Steer and Lift axles on PBS drawings (PDF, 189KB) Advice to Assessors and Certifiers about steerable and retractable (lift) axles on Design Approval (DA) and as-built drawings for PBS Design and Vehicle Approval (VA) applications.
IPAC10 - Mass tables on PBS Design Approvals (PDF, 184KB) Advice to Assessors about mass table requirements on PBS Design Approval (DA) applications.
IPAC9 - Removing vehicles from a PBS Vehicle Approval (PDF, 146KB) Advice to Certifiers about removing vehicles from a PBS Vehicle Approval (VA).
IPAC8 - Vehicle labelling requirements on PBS Certifications (PDF, 186KB) Advice to Certifiers about vehicle labelling requirements on PBS Certifications, including as-built drawings, Certifier’s Certificate, combination matrix and Assessor Sign-Off (ASO).
IPAC6 - Removal of VINs from as-built drawings (PDF, 142KB) Advice to Certifiers about the inclusion of VINs on as-built drawings.
IPAC5 - X-Y Rule check on PBS Design Approvals (PDF, 379KB) Advice to PBS Assessors about X-Y Rule requirements on PBS Design Approvals (DA).
IPAC4 - Tyre list update on a VA (PDF, 146KB) Outlines the process for including additional tyre options on to an existing PBS Vehicle Approval (VA).
IPAC3 - Changes to PBS Forms Part A (PDF, 183KB) Advice to Assessors about changes made to the Part A form used when applying for a PBS Design Approval.
IPAC2 - Standardisation of tyre lists (PDF, 170KB) Advice to Assessors and Certifiers about changes being made to standardise tyre lists on PBS Design Approval applications including New, Amendments and Variations, and Assessor Sign Offs.
IPAC1 - Vehicle Certification and COVID-19 (PDF, 188KB) Guidance for certifiers certifying vehicles for the purpose of Vehicle Approvals during the current coronavirus outbreak.