Group
Subdivision

142 Vehicle registration and roadworthiness offences

Latest release
Australian and New Zealand Standard Offence Classification (ANZSOC)
Reference period
2011

Subdivision 142 Vehicle registration and roadworthiness offences

Offences relating to the registration or roadworthiness of the vehicle itself, rather than the manner in which the vehicle is being driven.

For the purposes of this subdivision, ‘roadworthiness’ refers to the soundness of road, air and/or sea vehicles.

This subdivision is further disaggregated on the basis of registration and roadworthiness offences.

Offences in this subdivision are classified into the following groups:

1421 Registration offences

1422 Roadworthiness offences

1421 Registration offences

Offences relating to the registration of a vehicle.

Inclusions:

Drive an unregistered vehicle (where the manner of driving does not contravene any law or regulation)

Number plates obscured/missing/not attached

Fail to transfer vehicle ownership

Drive an uninsured vehicle

1422 Roadworthiness offences

Offences relating to the roadworthiness of a vehicle.

Inclusions:

Faulty or no lights

Defective vehicle

Drive an unroadworthy vehicle (where the manner of driving does not contravene any law or regulation)

Offences concerned with motor vehicle pollution

Cause a vehicle to make excessive noise or smoke

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