HV Restrictions

NHVR application forms LINK HERE     
HV Approved Routes in Carrathool Shire LINK HERE     
Rail Level Crossing Finder LINK HERE

Restricted Heavy Vehicle Access
After consultation with road users and an assessment of its roads network Council nominated most of its roads to the NHVR as suitable for restricted vehicle use.
These roads are now approved for use by vehicles up to 36.5 meters, except as outlined below:

  • Road train length must not exceed 36.5 meters
  • Vehicles must comply with load limits for the combination
  • Dry weather access only
  • Operators to inform themselves of road conditions
  • Damage to infrastructure will be the liability of the operator
  • 60km/h speed limit on all roads