An Industry Code of Practice establishes standards and procedures for parties in the chain of responsibility to identify, analyse, evaluate and mitigate risks associated with meeting obligations under the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL).

The NHVR has published the following documents to assist industry in developing these codes of practice.

Contact us

All enquiries and submissions can be sent via email to codes@nhvr.gov.au or by calling 1300 MYNHVR (1300 696 487).

About Industry Codes of Practice

Establishes standards and procedures for parties in the chain of responsibility to identify, analyse, evaluate and mitigate general risks associated with meeting obligations under the HVNL.

Assessment process

The NHVR will appoint a panel to assess whether an Industry Code of Practice meets the requirements of the Guidelines for Preparing and Registering Industry Codes of Practice.

Costs and funding

There are fees associated with the development and assessment of a Registered Industry Code of Practice (RICP). Funding assistance is available to offset these costs.

Registers

A list of Industry Codes of Practice registered with the NHVR or currently under development.