Land Transport Act 1998

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168A Agency may declare that vehicle is mobility device or is not motor vehicle

(1)

If a vehicle or type of vehicle is powered solely by a motor that has a maximum power output not exceeding 1 500 W, the Agency may, by notice in the Gazette, declare that the vehicle or type of vehicle is a mobility device.

(2)

If a vehicle or type of vehicle is propelled by a motor that has a maximum power output not exceeding 300 W, the Agency may, by notice in the Gazette, declare that the vehicle or type of vehicle is not a motor vehicle.

(3)

If a vehicle or type of vehicle is propelled by a motor that has a maximum power output greater than 300 W but not exceeding 600 W, the Agency may, by notice in the Gazette, declare that the vehicle or type of vehicle is not a motor vehicle.

(4)

If the Agency makes a declaration under subsection (3), the Agency may—

(a)

impose conditions with respect to—

(i)

the operation of the vehicle or type of vehicle; and

(ii)

the equipment required on the vehicle or type of vehicle; and

(b)

specify those conditions in the notice.

(5)

A notice given under this section is a disallowable instrument, but not a legislative instrument, for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012 and must be presented to the House of Representatives under section 41 of that Act.

Section 168A: inserted, on 22 June 2005, by section 80 of the Land Transport Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No 77).

Section 168A heading: amended, on 1 August 2008, by section 50(1) of the Land Transport Management Amendment Act 2008 (2008 No 47).

Section 168A(1): amended, on 1 August 2008, by section 50(1) of the Land Transport Management Amendment Act 2008 (2008 No 47).

Section 168A(2): amended, on 1 August 2008, by section 50(1) of the Land Transport Management Amendment Act 2008 (2008 No 47).

Section 168A(3): amended, on 1 August 2008, by section 50(1) of the Land Transport Management Amendment Act 2008 (2008 No 47).

Section 168A(4): amended, on 1 August 2008, by section 50(1) of the Land Transport Management Amendment Act 2008 (2008 No 47).

Section 168A(5): replaced, on 5 August 2013, by section 77(3) of the Legislation Act 2012 (2012 No 119).