Regulations & Legislation

General TAS Transport Regs

  • Quarantine Tasmania link to website. Strict quarantine requirements are in place to protect the State's environment and primary industries from introduced pests and diseases - from both overseas and the Australian mainland
  • The Centrelink Tasmanian Freight Equalisation Scheme assists shippers to transport goods by sea, between Tasmania and the Australian mainland, to help reduce freight costs imposed by Bass Strait

TASRoad Regs

  • Transport Tasmanian Heavy Vehicle Reform Fact Sheet. Includes information on Driver fatigue laws. Driver fatigue remains a leading contributing crash factor for heavy vehicle drivers. The new laws change the focus from regulating hours, to managing fatigue
  • 2009 Chain of Responsibility Legislation from Tasmanian Freight & Logistics Council. The Chain of Responsibility provisions in the Act will oblige all parties in the chain to take positive steps to prevent breaches of mass, dimension and loading laws

TAS Rail Regs

TAS Maritime Regs

TAS Aviation Regs

  • See national regulations