Motor Vehicle Dealers (Exclusion of Heavy Vehicles) Order 1988

Motor Vehicle Dealers (Exclusion of Heavy Vehicles) Order 1988

(SR 1988/242)


Note

This order is administered in the Department of Justice.


PURSUANT to section 2(1) of the Motor Vehicle Dealers Act 1975, His Excellency the Administrator of the Government, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, hereby makes the following order.

1 Title and commencement
  • (1) This order may be cited as the Motor Vehicle Dealers (Exclusion of Heavy Vehicles) Order 1988.

    (2) This order shall come into force on the 1st day of December 1988.

2 Heavy vehicles excluded
  • Vehicles of the following class or description are hereby declared not to be motor vehicles for the purposes of the Motor Vehicle Dealers Act 1975:

    • Heavy motor vehicles having a manufacturer's gross vehicle weight of 3500 kilograms or more.

MARIE SHROFF,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This order, which comes into force on 1 December 1988, excludes heavy motor vehicles having a manufacturer's gross vehicle weight of 3500 kilograms or more from the definition of the term motor vehicle in section 2(1) of the Motor Vehicle Dealers Act 1975. The effect is that, as from that date, that Act does not apply to such vehicles.


Issued under the authority of the Regulations Act 1936.

Date of notification in Gazette: 13 October 1988.