Heavy vehicles use the Newcastle road network to access the businesses and all associated Port activities.
To manage heavy vehicle transport and to protect and maintain the sustainability of the local road network, Council in conjunction with the Roads and Maritime Services supports the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) in processing notices and permits for heavy vehicles using the local road network in the Newcastle Local Government Area (LGA).
The following permits are available:
- Class 1 Oversize / Overmass Permit Application Form
- B-Double Application Form
- HML Route Application Form
- PBS Route Application Form
Applications should be sent to Transport and Traffic at email firstname.lastname@example.org
or by mail to:
Newcastle City Council
PO Box 489
Newcastle NSW 2300
Inquiries should be forwarded to the Transport and Traffic Section on (02) 4974 2664.