In accordance with the ACT’s Performance Based Standards, certain heavy vehicles are only authorised to drive on some Canberra roads.
View this map (PDF 2MB) to see the authorised routes. Elements of the map are not accessible for a screen reader. A full list of Level 1 Truck and Dog trailer approved routes and areas is also available.
A bus, other than an articulated bus, that is longer than 12.5m but less than 14.5m, that complies with prescribed mass and dimension requirements, is a class 2 heavy vehicle. These vehicles are also known as a Controlled Access Bus (HVNL s136 (a) (ii) (C)).
This map (PDF 1.6MB) shows approved roads for Higher Mass Limit (HML) Vehicles. A full list of approved roads for Higher Mass Limit (HML) Vehicles (PDF 710KB) | Word version (286KB) is also available.
More information about heavy vehicle licenses, registration, routes and safety is available on the Road Transport Authority website.