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NTC seeks feedback on a safety assurance system for automated vehicles

Publish date 15 May 2018

Australia’s approach to a safety assurance system for automated vehicles is the subject of a Consultation Regulation Impact Statement (RIS) which opened for public consultation today. According to National Transport Commission (NTC) Chief Executive Paul Retter, Australia’s existing

Updated load restraint guide now available

Publish date 05 Apr 2018

Drivers, operators and other participants in the transport chain of responsibility will be able to access an improved Load Restraint Guide and a complementary guide specifically for light vehicles on the National Transport Commission (NTC) website from today.  Chief Executive, Paul

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