Laws for Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia and the Australian Capital Territory refer to the Load Restraint Guide for Light Vehicles (2018). In these jurisdictions, you must comply with the performance standards on page 19 of the guide.
Read the 2018 Load Restraint Guide for Light Vehicles
In Western Australia and the Northern Territory, the performance standards in the 2004 Load Restraint Guide apply. These can be found on page 186 of that guide.
Read the 2004 Load Restraint Guide
The advice on how to restrain your load in the above guides are only suggestions. You may choose to meet the performance standards another way. What’s important is meeting the relevant standards.
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