Enforcement & compliance
VicRoads Transport Safety Services (TSS) Authorised Officers aim to improve road safety for all road users and protect roads and bridges from damage by ensuring that heavy vehicles comply with legislation including the Road Safety Act, Heavy Vehicle National Law, Accident Towing Services Act, Transport (Compliance and Miscellaneous) Act, Road Management Act, Environment Protection Act, the road rules and regulations.
This is done by conducting enforcement operations, industry liaison, education and where necessary acting as escorts where required of overmass or over dimension loads. Officers have the power to enter and search heavy vehicles and premises associated with heavy vehicles. Authorised Officers also have powers to direct any person of any vehicle, if you are requested to assist an Authorised Officer you must comply with that request.
VicRoads Transport Safety Services Officers are located in a number of locations around Metro and Rural Victoria.
VicRoads Transport Safety Services (TSS) provides escorts for over-dimensional vehicles and inspect vehicles and loads.