COVID-19 Updates

Truck Compliance

Truck Compliance

Free Webinar on Cross Border Controls

Webinar invite: Cross Border Controls Update

From the beginning of pandemic related border closures, NatRoad has provided the most accurate, and timely information for cross border control requirements. There have been a number of recent changes...

Calculating penalties

NatRoad opposes HVNL penalties set to increase from 1 July 2020

The penalties set out in the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL) have increased by the CPI from 1 July 2020.  The National Road Transport Association opposes this increase. “The indexation of infringeme...

Halt to Enforcement

Victorian Government Halts Enforcement

NatRoad’s request to the Victorian Minister for Industrial Relations, the Hon Tim Pallas, to delay the enforcement of amendments to the Owner Drivers and Forestry Contractors Act that came into force ...

Vehicle Signage

NHVR Provides Sensible Outcome on Signage

NatRoad is pleased that the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) has changed its regulation on rear marker plate signage requirements for heavy vehicles. Recently, NHVR made the sensible decision t...

Rear of Truck

Modern Transport Awards in new form: 4 May 2020

If your business employs staff in the road transport industry, modern awards are important. Having a basic understanding of the awards helps your business with compliance, as they make up part of Aust...

Heavy Vehicle Engine Control Module (ECM) Check

Transport for NSW (previously Roads and Maritime) Inspectors undertake heavy Vehicle ECM checks to ensure heavy vehicles comply with maximum road speed limit regulations and the Australian Design Rule...