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Increased mass limits for three-axle buses

Publish date 20 Nov 2018

Transport ministers have approved a gross mass limit increase for three-axle buses from 20 tonnes to 22 tonnes. According to the National Transport Commission’s Acting Chief Executive, Dr Geoff Allan, the increase in mass limit will bring Australia more in line with international c

NTC releases transport reform implementation report

Publish date 19 Nov 2018

The sixth National Transport Reform Implementation Monitoring Report, which was released today by the National Transport Commission (NTC), shows improved progress towards building a uniform transport system across states and territories. The latest report shows that all participati

Changes to HVNL regarding loss of effluent and fatigue provisions on hold

Publish date 16 Nov 2018

The National Transport Commission (NTC) said there will be no immediate changes to the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL) provisions in relation to loss of effluent or fatigue. NTC Acting Chief Executive, Dr Geoff Allan, said that while both loss of effluent and fatigue were importa