2311 Motor Vehicle Manufacturing

Latest release
Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC)
Reference period
2006 (Revision 2.0)

2311 Motor Vehicle Manufacturing

This class consists of units mainly engaged in manufacturing motor vehicles or motor vehicle engines.

Primary activities

  • Bus manufacturing
  • Hydrogen, fuelcell, hybrid or electric vehicle manufacturing
  • Motor car manufacturing
  • Motor vehicle assembling
  • Motor vehicle engine manufacturing
  • Truck manufacturing (except off-highway)
  • Van manufacturing


Units mainly engaged in

  • converting motor vehicle bodies (car, bus or truck) using an existing engine and chassis are included in Class 2312 Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing;
  • manufacturing motor vehicle parts are included in Class 2319 Other Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing;
  • manufacturing motorcycles and transport equipment n.e.c. (including unusual terrain vehicles such as hovercrafts) are included in Class 2399 Other Transport Equipment Manufacturing n.e.c.;
  • manufacturing off-highway trucks are included in Class 2462 Mining and Construction Machinery Manufacturing;
  • manufacturing forklift trucks are included in Class 2491 Lifting and Material Handling Equipment Manufacturing; and
  • repairing or maintaining motor vehicles are included in the appropriate classes of Group 941 Automotive Repair and Maintenance.
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