Heavy Vehicle Road Operations Program Office
January 2018 - Commonwealth Games Update
The NHVR has published an information sheet regarding the 2018 Commonwealth Games change in procedures for Police Escorts.
Please be advised that this office now has a shorter email address available; HVROPO@police.qld.gov.au. Emails sent to either HVROPO@police.qld.gov.au or HeavyVehicleRoadOperationsProgramOffice@police.qld.gov.au will both be received.
Note: if you do not receive any return correspondence at least three (3) business days prior to departure, please follow up with a phone call to confirm your application/correspondence has been received.
TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS 2018/19
Travel restriction period for Queensland is still as outlined under the Form 4 Performance Guidelines, Section 10, subsection 10.4. Formal notice from NHVR will be issued in due course.
No movement of over-dimensional loads between 0001 hrs on Thursday 29th March 2018 until 2359 hrs on Tuesday 3rd April 2018 throughout Queensland.
For any loads that require police or multiple escorts (greater than 4.5M wide and/or greater than 30M long)- No travel between 00:01 Wednesday 19th December 2018 and 23:59 Wednesday 2nd January 2019.
Note: To apply for an exemption to travel during any curfew period, please see the Curfew Exemption Process page for further information. Please be aware that curfew exemptions will only be issued in emergent circumstances, such as disaster assistance.