A vehicle that is not eligible to be entered on the Register of Approved Vehicles (RAV) can be imported for a specific purpose or temporary period.
This guide includes information on what these specific purposes are, as well as:
- what a non-RAV entry approval is
- why you may need one
- who can apply
- how to apply for one, and
- the eligibility requirements.
It also gives examples of using a vehicle on a public road under ‘exceptional circumstances.’
- Non-RAV entry import approval guide PDF: 1017 KB
Updated January 2022