Planned ROVER system upgrade
IMPORTANT: ROVER will be unavailable from 5 pm AEST Friday 25 June until go live on Thursday 1 July 2021 due to a planned system upgrade. We apologise for any inconvenience.
All draft applications for component type approvals will be deleted from ROVER during this period. If you wish to proceed with your draft component type approval application, please submit your application by 5 pm AEST Friday 25 June 2021.
If you (an individual or company) need to make an application to enter a road vehicle on the Specialist and Enthusiast Vehicles (SEVs) Register during this period, a separate application form and details on how to pay will be made available on our website. Non urgent applications should be made when ROVER becomes available again.
If you need to make an urgent payment before the end of financial year or have any queries, please email ROVERinfo@infrastructure.gov.au.
What is ROVER?
The Road Vehicle Regulator (ROVER) system integrates all applications and approvals under the new Road Vehicle Standards (RVS) legislation.
- Access the ROVER portal
This page includes useful information to help you create an account in ROVER and apply for an approval under the Road Vehicle Standards (RVS) legislation.
- Creating a user account in ROVER
- ROVER identity verification checklist
- Guide to using ROVER to apply for an approval
- Applying to be an AVV approval holder
- How to complete compliance information forms in ROVER PDF: 928 KB
As the RVS legislation is phased in, new 'how to' ROVER guides will be made available.
- Multiple CTAs as evidence XLSX: 17 KB
Note: If you are using multiple different approved components for one ADR, you can use this template to upload additional information as a .pdf or .jpg document with the list of components that may be used. The template can be completed, or used as a guide to the information we expect in the upload. Please ensure the full component type approval number is entered including the separator (eg. CTA-060038).
- Unique identification numbers under recall CSV: 1 KB
Contact ROVER support
If you experience any issues with creating an account or signing in to ROVER, please email ROVERinfo@infrastructure.gov.au for assistance.
Contact the RVSA Implementation team
By Post: The Director
Program Support and Stakeholder Engagement
Vehicle Safety Standards Branch
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
GPO Box 594
Canberra ACT 2601