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Published Date 16 Feb 2021


Approval of Business Rules for Heavy Vehicle Fatigue, Maintenance and Mass Management Notice 2021 (No.1)


1)      Pursuant to section 654(1)(b) of the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL), responsible Ministers have approved standards and business rules for fatigue management, heavy vehicle maintenance management and heavy vehicle mass management (the Business Rules and Standards) under the National Heavy Vehicle Accreditation Scheme (NHVAS).


2)      The Business Rules and Standards are published in the document titled:


Business Rules and Standards

- Maintenance Management Accreditation

- Mass Management Accreditation

- Fatigue Management Accreditation

November 2020

Version 3.0


3)      The Business Rules and Standards are published by the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (the Regulator). Pursuant to section 654(3) of the HVNL, the Business Rules and Standards are available for inspection during normal business hours at each office of the Regulator and are published on the Regulator’s website.


4)      The Business Rules and Standards pursuant to 2) commence on 22 February 2021.


5)      This Notice revokes previous versions of the Business Rules and Standards.




Don Hogben

Chief Regulatory Policy and Standards Officer

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator