National Farmers' Federation

NHVR on Heavy Vehicle Risk-Based Inspection Scheme

The NFF supports harmonised transport regulation and arrangements across state and territory borders, where harmonisation will reduce unnecessary regulatory burden, reduce value chain bottlenecks and lower the ever-increasing cost of freight and logistics for the Australian agriculture industry. The NFF strongly recommends the framework include ‘primary production’ as an ‘Industry Sector’ factor which correlates to a direct classification as low risk or, at a minimum, significant weight towards ‘low risk’ classification.

Read the full submission here.