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A medium rigid truck is any rigid truck with two axles that has a GVM over 8 tonnes or a two axle bus above 8 tonnes GVM.
A heavy rigid truck is any vehicle:
• not being an unladen prime mover, with a minimum of 3 axles, and a minimum of 15 tonnes GVM, or
• a modified 3 axle prime mover with a certified detachable tray (with capacity to carry 75% of its specified GVM) with a GVM of 15 tonnes, or
• a three axle articulated bus or a 3 axle bus above 15 tonnes GVM.
This licence is for those who need a heavy rigid truck licence in NSW and include intrastate and interstate heavy transport workers & logistics contractors.
A HC truck is any prime mover with a minimum of three axles and a semi-trailer with a minimum of two axles – the vehicle must have a GCM rating of at least 24 tonnes, or heavy rigid vehicle towing a trailer – trailer must have at least two axles and a GVM of 12 tonnes or more. If you want to drive large vehicles for intrastate and interstate transport, you will need to get an HC truck licence in NSW.