When Do I require a Safety (Roadworthy) Certificate?
- If you are selling a registered Caravan/Trailer in Queensland
- Transferring registration to a new owner
- Transferring registration from another state to Queensland
- Re-registering a unregistered Caravan/Trailer
- Selling or transferring registration & your Caravan/Trailer is over 750 kgs you will require a Safety (Roadworthy) Certificate
- If your Caravan/Trailer is fixed with a permanent plumbed gas system you will require a Gas Safety Certificate
Who is responsible for obtaining a safety certificate?
It is the seller’s legal responsibility to provide the Safety (Roadworthy) RWC certificate and complete any roadworthy related repairs required before the certificate can be issued.
You should never be persuaded to get your own Safety (Roadworthy) RWC certificate, as any repairs needed to obtain the certificate will be at your cost
Lights (stop, tail and indicators) Must be working
Have a Registration Certificate or Renewal with the caravan
Wheels &Tyres, Brakes
Tow Couplings, Identification
body and chassis, Suspension
If the Caravan or Trailer complies then, the Safety Certificate is issued
What happens if my caravan doesn’t pass?
Queensland Transport allows you 14 days from inspection date to make good the repairs. Once the repairs are completed, we will reinspect the caravan, for a small fee. If the repairs are completed then the Safety Certificate will be issued.
Caravans & Trailers Safety Certificate
You do not require a Safety Certificate for your trailer if it is under 750 kgs
If the Trailer or Caravan is NOT currently Registered or Is registered in another state other than Queensland, you are required to supply a HVRAS Inspection Report
New Registration Application (F3520) Forms can be downloaded from Queensland Transport’s website
Download: Vehicle Registration Application
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