Nb if the ladder rack or vehicle do not meet any of these requirements an alternative means must.
Roof rack laws nsw.
60 of the distance between the point of articulation at the front of the trailer and the rear overhang line or 3 7 metres whichever is the lesser.
Carrying a load on your vehicle.
Where the vehicle manufacturer specifies maximum roof rack loads this capacity should never be exceeded regardless of the rating of the roof rack.
The load must be securely attached to the ladder rack and other supporting devices fitted to the vehicle e g.
The most common carry the bicycle upright either whole or with the front wheel removed while others carry it upside own.
Loads and height restrictions mass dimension and loading.
The load must be arranged so it does not prevent the driver from olling the safely driving or contr vehicle.
But as mick posted it still can come back to what mister plod decides is legal or not legal.
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No specific limit however when combined with a prime mover the overall combination length must not exceed 19 metres.
You can buy a roof rack that goes on and comes off without marking the vehicle.
At the front of the vehicle and fitted in such a way that the light emitted does not cause discomfort to the driver either directly or indirectly through the rear view mirrors and or other reflecting surfaces of the vehicle.
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About 15 years ago a mate of mine from nsw while in central qld got defected for having roof mounted lights on his ute.
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Load with a mass exceeding 50kg should not be loaded on a roof rack.
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Vsi 31 guide on fitting ladder racks to light vehicles.
Nsw did change their laws as to roof mounted lights some time ago.
Of adr 13 00 a roof rack is not at the front of a vehicle.
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There are different types of attachments.