It is the operator’s responsibility to contact the relevant third party to determine if support is required. The following information is intended to provide initial guidance and should be confirmed when contacting the third party.

Third party: ConnectEast

Support required for: All vehicles that exceed specified mass and dimension

Operators of vehicles without as-of-right or pre-approved access must seek support from ConnectEast [email protected] or (03) 9955 1900.

Applicants will typically be required to supply:

  • Height of the combination (including load)
  • Weight of the combination (including load)
  • Length of the combination (including load)
  • Suspension type (all axles)
  • The planned route
  • Date and time of movement
  • A completed Transport Management Plan (TMP) for combinations greater than 100t GCM
  • A diagram of the load on the trailer
  • A copy of your NHVR permit

Applications are typically processed within 28 days.


ConnectEast does not charge an access fee.

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