Published by:
Main Roads
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE Western Australia
Previous Close Next

No. 213. 16-Nov-2012
Page: 5666 Pdf - 6Mb
MX401
ROAD TRAFFIC ACT 1974
ROAD TRAFFIC (VEHICLE STANDARDS) REGULATIONS 2002
Class 2 and 3 Restricted Access Vehicles Prime Mover, - Trailer Combinations and Truck, Trailer Combinations Notice 2012

Pursuant to regulations 29 and 33 of the Road Traffic (Vehicle Standards) Regulations 2002, I Reece Waldock, the Commissioner of Main Roads, approve the categories of vehicles specified in this notice to operate on the roads specified, subject to the conditions and limitations set out in this Notice.

1. Explanatory note

This Notice replaces the Prime Mover, Trailer Combinations Period Permit and Truck, Trailer Combinations Period Permit issued by the Commissioner of Main Roads from the date of commencement of this Notice.

2. Citation

This is the Restricted Access Vehicles—Prime Mover, Trailer Combinations and Truck, Trailer Combinations Notice 2012.

3. Commencement

This Notice takes effect on the 1 December 2012.

4. Period for which Notice remains in force

This Notice remains in force for 5 years after the day on which it commences.

5. Application

This Notice applies to a vehicle of a kind described in the—

(a) "Restricted Access Vehicles: Prime Mover, Trailer Combinations Operating Conditions"; and

(b) "Restricted Access Vehicles: Truck, Trailer Combinations Operating Conditions".

6. Exemptions from mass and dimension provisions of the Vehicle Standards

In accordance with the powers under regulation 33 of the Road Traffic (Vehicle Standards) Regulations 2002, I hereby exempt specified categories of the Class 3 vehicles to which this Notice applies from certain provisions of the Vehicle Standards relating to mass and dimension requirements. The categories of Class 3 vehicles to which those exemptions respectively apply, the provisions of the Vehicle Standards from which those exemptions are respectively given and the conditions subject to which those exemptions are respectively given are specified in the—

(a) "Restricted Access Vehicles: Prime Mover, Trailer Combinations Operating Conditions"; and

(b) "Restricted Access Vehicles: Truck, Trailer Combinations Operating Conditions".

7. Exemption from requirement to carry copy of Notice

For the purposes of this Notice, regulation 22 of the Road Traffic (Vehicle Standards) Regulations 2002 does not apply.

8. Conditions applying to this Notice

(1) A vehicle to which this Notice applies must be operated in accordance with the conditions specified in the—

(a) "Restricted Access Vehicles: Prime Mover, Trailer Combinations Operating Conditions"; and

(b) "Restricted Access Vehicles: Truck, Trailer Combinations Operating Conditions",

produced and maintained by Main Roads Western Australia.

(2) The operating conditions specified in clause 8(1) above, form part of this Notice.

9. Permitted roads

(1) A vehicle to which this Notice applies must only be operated on a road specified in the "RAV Network Table of Permitted Roads" or a "RAV Network Road Table Addendum" that is approved for the particular vehicle, as specified in the—

(a) "Restricted Access Vehicles: Prime Mover, Trailer Combinations Operating Conditions"; and

(b) "Restricted Access Vehicles: Truck, Trailer Combinations Operating Conditions".

(2) The "RAV Network Road Tables" and "RAV Network Road Table Addendums" referred to in clause 9(1) above, form part of this Notice.

10. Accreditation certificate required

This Notice is issued subject to the condition that the owner or operator of a vehicle to which this notice applies holds a valid accreditation certificate issued under regulation 23(2) of the Road Traffic (Vehicle Standard) Regulations 2002.

11. The documents specified in this Notice are available at;

(a) Main Roads Western Australia website under the Heavy Vehicles section—www.mainroads.wa.gov.au

(b) Heavy Vehicle Operations, 525 Great Eastern Highway, Redcliffe, WA 6104.

12. Interpretation

(1) In this Notice, definitions have the meaning specified in—

(a) "Restricted Access Vehicles: Prime Mover, Trailer combinations Operating Conditions"; and

(b) "Restricted Access Vehicles: Truck, Trailer combinations Operating Conditions".

(2) For the purpose of this Notice, "Vehicle Standards" means the Road Traffic (Vehicle Standards) Rules 2002 and the Road Traffic (Vehicle Standards) Regulations 2002.

REECE WALDOCK, Commissioner of Main Roads.


Government of Western Australia
State Law Publisher. All contents Copyright (C) 2003.
All rights reserved. Disclaimer