Cranes and special purpose vehicles (SPV) can now easily operate under a new National Class 1 Special Purpose Vehicle Notice, announced by the NHVR and state governments recently.
The changes mean affected SPVs will no longer have to apply for a permit to travel on state-controlled roads. The move is expected to provide a significant efficiency boost to the construction industry.
NHVR CEO Sal Petroccitto welcomed the collaboration with state and local governments and the heavy vehicle industry, together with the NHVR to provide Special Purpose Vehicles with better access right around the country. Read more at http://www.ownerdriver.com.au/industry-news/1605/nhvr-simplifies-special-purpose-vehicle-permits/