Vehicle inspection fees

These fees also apply to vehicles used as part of a road train or B-double, part of a combination that including its load is over 19 metres long, or has a total mass over 42.5 tonnes.

Booking fee

A booking fee of $26 applies to all inspections, except federal interstate truck inspections. Tier 2 inspections are exempt.

Inspection fees

These fees are effective from 1 July 2020.

Payment of the inspection and booking fees are required when making an appointment.

Type of inspection First inspection Subsequent inspections
Restricted access vehicles 
Prime mover / truck $350.00 $88.00
Semi trailer $176.00 $88.00
Converter dolly $88.00 $88.00
Defected heavy vehicles 
Prime mover / truck $262.00 $88.00
Semi trailer $176.00 $88.00
Converter dolly $176.00 $88.00
Heavy Vehicle Change of Ownership / HV Roadworthy inspection $262.00 $88.00
Buses, tow trucks, tour vehicles and taxis 
Bus $262.00 $88.00
Tow trucks $262.00 $88.00
Tour vehicle car - country only $176.00 $88.00
Taxi - country only $176.00 $88.00
Seating inspection - heavy vehicle $262.00 $88.00
Seating inspection $176.00 $88.00
Light vehicles 
Defected car, car trailer or motor bike $176.00 $88.00
Hot rod, one-off construction, left hand drive $262.00 $88.00
LPG inspections $262.00 $88.00
Restricted access vehicles 
Interstate transfer (roadworthy inspection) $176.00 $88.00
Repairable write-offs 
Tier 3 inspection $318.00 $65.00
Roadworthy inspection $262.00 $88.00
Interstate transfer ID check - light vehicles 
Tier 2 inspection (fee payable at point of registration) $64.00  
Modified vehicles 
Roadworthy inspection $262.00 $88.00
Missing compliance plate $262.00 $88.00

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