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Permits for road trains and extra mass

The Shire's Chief Executive Officer has delegated authority to determine any application recommending approval or refusal to Main Roads WA to use road trains and applications for extra mass permits on any local road.

Permits are subject to the following conditions

  1. Speed limits as sign posted and gazetted up to a maximum speed of 90km per hour.
  2. All permits expire annually on September 30 and reapplication is required.
  3. The use of Shire of Chittering local roads as listed are subject to weather conditions (operators are required to contact the Shire officer prior to travel to ascertain local road/weather conditions).
  4. Copy of the approval(s) is to be forwarded to the Officer in Charge at Gingin Police Station, 4 Constable Street, Gingin  WA  6503.
  5. Hours of access are from 0500hrs to 1900hrs to the approved road Monday to Saturday, excluding public holidays.
  6. Two-way radios (on Channel 40) are to be used when operating within school bus areas.

If you have any questions please contact the Technical Services Customer Service Officer on (08) 9576 4600 or click here to send an email.

To download a copy of the Application for  Heavy Vehicle Permit please click here


For further information on permits please visit

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