Roadworthy Safety Certificate Brisbane – Gold Coast
Stateroads offers roadworthy safety certificates as part of our mobile service in Queensland – We Service the Greater Brisbane region and Gold Coast region plus surrounding areas from tweed to caboolture and ipswich. Phone direct on 0412 139053 for roadworthy bookings.
We can Include a Roadworthy Inspection also known as a Safety Certificate in Qld along with our Pre Purchase Inspection report, we can also carry out just a Roadworthy Inspection on Its own.
Roadworthy Inspections or Safety Certificate inspection – fees
Motor vehicles up to 4.5t GVM – $74.75 or $99 Mobile Service
Trailers over 0.75 up to 3.5t ATM – $37.40 or $79 Mobile Service
Motorbikes – $48.00 or $79 Mobile Service
A Safety Certificate is issued after a vehicle passes a safety inspection If the vehicle fails the inspection, you have 14 days to rectify any issues and to call us back to schedule a re-inspection.
For any vehicle that is registered, the seller must provide a roadworthy certificate / safety certificate according to Queensland law and failure to do so can result in a fine. If a vehicle is not registered, there is no legal requirement for vendors to provide safety certificates.
Roadworthy’s for Private Vendors
Safety certificates / roadworthy certificate for private vendors remain valid for a period of two months or 2000km, whichever occurs first.
Roadworthy’s for Car Dealers
Motor dealers’ safety certificates / roadworthy certificate are valid for three months or 1000km, whichever occurs first.
Safety certificates for a range of vehicle types
Unregistered, second hand and registered interstate vehicles must have a Safety Certificate as part of the Queensland pre-registration process. This includes:
- trailers (including caravans) with an aggregate trailer mass (ATM) of 0.751–3.50 tonnes
- any other vehicles up to 4.50t gross vehicle mass (GVM)
Displaying Safety Certificates:
Safety Certificates must be displayed in a very obvious place, for example:
- Car- Windscreen or Window
- Trailer- Draw Bar
- Motorcycle- Front Forks or Guard
You may get a fine if you do not display a safety certificate on the vehicle from the moment you offer it for sale.