​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​Heavy Vehicle Road Operations Program Office

Level 9, 40 Tank Street
Brisbane, QLD 4000
Ph: 1300 077 020
 

Email: HVROPO@police.qld.gov.au​


 


 

​For information about applying for a wide load escort, please see our Application Process​ page.

​​Latest News

Janu​ary 2018​ - Commonwealth Games Update

The NHVR has published an information sheet regarding the 2018 Commonwealth Games change in procedures for Police Escorts.

More information is available on their website - ​​NHVR Oversize Permits​ - or in this information sheet​.



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.

Easter 2018

No movement of over-dimensional loads between 0001 hrs on Thursday 29th March 2018 until 2359 hrs on Tuesday 3rd April 2018 throughout Queensland.

Christmas 2018/19

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.
For all over dimensional loads - no travel between 00:01 Monday 24th 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.​​​​​