The BIC is developing a Series of 3 Bus & Coach Safety Advisories for Zero Emissions Technology as part of the Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative Funding Agreement, administered by the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR). The Series aims to provide information relating to heavy vehicle standards and specifications, safe vehicle operations, vehicle maintenance, and infrastructure. The Series is primarily written for the manufacturers, suppliers and operators of heavy vehicles and related components and infrastructure. Information provided in this Series may also be a useful reference for Australian state and territory governments, transport agencies and transport regulators.

Advisory 1 – Electric Power Train Systems [released August 2023]

Advisory 2 – Vehicle operations and maintenance [expected release January 2024]

Advisory 3 – Fixed systems and infrastructure [expected release June 2024]