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ADR 38/04 Standards/Australian Design Rules for Vehicles as amended, taking into account amendments up to Vehicle Standard (Australian Design Rule 38/04 - Trailer Brake Systems) 2013 Amendment 1
This standard is being made to implement part of Phase I of the National Heavy Vehicle Braking Strategy (NHVBS) and mandates Antilock Brake Systems (ABS) or load proportioning for new heavy trailers.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Registered 03 Oct 2014
Start Date 17 Sep 2014
End Date 29 May 2018
Enabled by
Authoritative version Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989
C2004A03813No. 65, 1989