• Fast truck
  • Cars ITS
  • IVU
  • truck bridge
  • Taxis

Transport Certification Australia (TCA) is a national organisation that provides assurance services relating to transport technologies and data to enable improved public purpose outcomes from road transport. 

Key aspects of TCA include:

  • An independent not-for-profit entity
  • Trusted partner to both government and industry stakeholders
  • Nationally consistent services covering all road vehicle types and associated digital infrastructure
  • Administers the National Telematics Framework
  • Assurance services that are appropriately separated from regulators and enforcement activities
  • Advice that is based on evidence and a deep subject matter knowledge. 

As an independent entity, TCA offers a separation of responsibilities between data management and enforcement. 

On 1 January 2019, TCA was acquired by Austroads Ltd

Our values

In all our work, we strive to uphold four core values of our organisation:

Integrity – honesty, impartiality, confidentiality and fairness.

Professionalism – passion and a commitment to excellence, teamwork and delivery of high-quality services

Innovation – a forward thinking commitment to research, development and continual investment in learning

Accountability – caring about the needs of others, respecting differing opinions, a focus of achieving outcomes, and a commitment to timeliness and financial responsibility.





TCA Board Communiqué

TCA Board Meeting 89 - Communiqué (PDF)

TCA Board Meeting 88 - Communiqué (PDF)

TCA Board Meeting 87 - Communiqué (PDF)

Latest Documents

Annual Report 2018-19

Joint Performance Based Standards Freight Task Analysis Report: ARTSA and TCA

HTG7, ISO TC204/WG19, ISO TC204 Registry Selection - Meeting Report / Attachment C to Meeting Report

Ministerially-approved Business Case - Stakeholder Report 

Latest Presentations

Webinar: Key Freight Routes – Heavy Vehicle Usage Data Project

Telematics Industry Group (TIG) meeting

Technical and Maintenance Conference (TMC)

Heavy Vehicle Transport Technology #15 (HVTT15)

Latest News

20 December 2019: First provider registered for the Road Infrastructure Management application

18 December 2019: Transport for NSW puts telematics to use in its Freight Data Hub

16 December 2019: Use of new Road Infrastructure Management application expands further in NSW

25 November 2019: BlackBox Control Obtains Type-Approval for New Telematics Device

31 October 2019: Second provider now certified for Hill Descent Monitoring application

30 September 2019: First Provider Certified for Hill Descent Monitoring Application 

12 August 2019: New Telematics Applications Take Flight

17 May 2019: Joint Research Report at Brisbane Truck Show Highlights the Power of Telematics

30 April 2019: Airtec Obtains OBM System Type-Approval

18 April 2019: TCA Establishes Interoperability for Fatigue Management Devices

15 April 2019: New Executive General Manager for TCA

8 April 2019: E-Max Obtains OBM System Type-Approval

4 April 2019: Pinpoint Communications is now Netstar



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