The Federal election was called on 10 April. As this website is hosted by the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications, the site will only be updated with material in line with the Caretaker Conventions. Please note that the content of this site relates to the Australian Government’s existing policy.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates from the Australian Government

Adding a vehicle imported under the MVSA to the Register of Approved Vehicles

This Guidance note only applies to vehicles imported by an identification plate approval (IPA) holder under a blanket approval granted under section 17 the Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989 (MVSA):

  • standard road vehicles (subsection 10A(1) of the MVSA), or
  • minor or inconsequential non-standard road vehicles (subsection 10A(2) of the MVSA).

It outlines the RVS requirements for vehicle type approval holders with vehicle stock already manufactured and/or imported under their IPA.

Updates

Published April 2022.