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Increased mass limits for three-axle buses

Publish date 11 Feb 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 welcomes new commission appointments

Publish date 20 Dec 2017

The National Transport Commission (NTC) today welcomed the appointment of a new chair and deputy chair, and two new commissioners following formal ministerial ratification. The changes will come into effect from 1 January 2018. Incumbent Deputy Chair, Ms Carolyn Walsh, has been app

NTC farewells outgoing Chairman Mr David Anderson PSM

Publish date 08 Dec 2017

After concluding a four-year term, Mr David Anderson PSM has resigned from his position as a Commissioner and Chairman of the National Transport Commission (NTC), with effect from 8 December 2017. The Hon.

Transport ministers endorse updates to load restraint guide and road rules

Publish date 06 Dec 2017

An improved Load Restraint Guide and a complementary guide specifically for light vehicles will be available from early 2018, following endorsement of the guides by transport ministers earlier this month. Chief Executive, Paul Retter said that the updated Load Restraint Guide would