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Vehicle Inspection Guidelines

An image of a car on a hoistThe Vehicle Inspection Guidelines (VIGs) are used by approved inspection stations when inspecting motor vehicles for the purposes of issuing a certificate of inspection or safety certificate. The VIGs are also used by transport inspectors and police officers when determining if a vehicle is defective. 

The current versions of the VIGs that are used in Queensland are available below:

Light vehicles

Heavy vehicles

The inspection manual for heavy vehicles over 4.5 t GVM is issued by the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator.

View the latest version of the National Heavy Vehicle Inspection Manual.

Last updated
01 April 2015