Vehicle standards

Information about the standards and specifications vehicles in NSW must meet.

Information sheets

Roads and Maritime Services has developed Vehicle standards information sheets to provide vehicle owners and operators with the latest vehicle standards information in NSW.

The Technical specifications describe construction and testing requirements for aftermarket equipment, accessories and other items related to the safe construction and use of motor vehicles.

Vehicle Standards and Investigations

Roads and Maritime's Vehicle Standards and Investigations section can be contacted for

  • Light vehicle exemptions for vehicle modified for people with physical disabilities, glider trailers and
  • Engineering or market evaluation inspections.

For all other enquiries, please contact Technical Enquiries on 1300 137 302.

Vehicle Standards and Investigations:

Phone: 1300 302 402
Email: vehicle.standards.and.compliance@rms.nsw.gov.au
Fax: (02) 8848 8380

Note: Roads and Maritime is not a vehicle modification consultant. If you wish to find out more about vehicle modifications to your vehicle:

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