Pre-Approved Heavy Vehicle Routes

The following roads are preapproved for use by identified vehicle classes. Permits to use pre-approved routes are still required to be issued from the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator.

The information below is current as of July 2016.

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  • Andrews Lane, Willaura North from Mortlake-Ararat Road to Moyston Willaura Road
  • Andrews Lane, Willaura North one way only from Moyston Willaura Road to  Moyston-Dunkeld Road (one way only east to west).
  • Back Bolac Road, Willaura from Willaura-Wickliffe Road to Mortlake-Ararat Road.
  • Buangor Ben-Nevis Road, Warrak from Service Road to Pyrenees Highway.
  • Burdett Lane, Wickliffe.
  • Burnett Road, Tatyoon from Rossbridge-Streatham Road to Tatyoon Road.
  • Burrumbeep Road, Maroona from Mortlake-Ararat Road to Moyston-Willaura Road.
  • Chalambar Road, Ararat from Mortlake-Ararat Road to Unnamed Road (chainage 850m).
  • Challicum Road, Buangor from Geelong Road to Western Highway.
  • Chatsworth-Lake Bolac Road from municipal boundary to Mortlake-Ararat Road.
  • Chatsworth-Wickliffe Road from municipal boundary 4.24km north of Chatsworth-Lake Bolac Road intersection to Glenelg Highway.
  • Darlington-Carranballac Road, Nerin Nerin  from municipal boundary to municipal boundary.
  • Delacombe Way, Willaura from Willaura-Wickliffe Road to Rossbridge-Streatham Road.
  • Deenicull Creek Road from Mortlake-Ararat Road to Gravel Road.
  • Eurambeen-Streatham Road from Glenelg Highway to municipal demarcation at chainage 6915m.
  • Geelong Road from Western Highway to municipal boundary (chainage 30.1km).
  • Gordons Bridge Road, Mininera from Mount William Road to Mininera East Road.
  • Gravel Road, Denicull Creek.
  • Hammond Road, Ballyrogan from Geelong Road to Webbs Road.
  • Helendoite Road, Maroona from Mortlake-Ararat Road to Tatyoon North Road.
  • Lalkaldarno Road, Wickliffe from Maroona-Glenthompson Road to Spittle Road.
  • McCrows Road, Westmere from Glenelg Highway to South Beach Road.
  • Mininera East Road, Mininera from Rossbridge Streatham Road to Yalla-Y-Poora Road.
  • Mount William Road, Maroona from Tatyoon North Road to Eurambeen-Streatham Road.
  • Moyston-Great Western Road from Ararat-Halls Gap Road to municipal demarcation (chainage 14.36km).
  • Moyston-Willaura Road from Ararat-Halls Gap Road to Maroon-Glenthompson Road.
  • Moyston-Dunkeld Road from Ararat-Halls Gap Road to Muirhead Road.
  • Muirhead Road, Willaura North from Moyston-Dunkeld Road to Yarram Gap Road.
  • Olympic Road, Mininera from Mortlake-Ararat Road to Tatyoon Road.
  • Pagels Lane, Lake Bolac from South Beach Road to Woorndoo-Streatham Road.
  • Peacocks Road, Buangor from (old) Western Highway to Service Road.
  • Reid Road, Denicull Creek from Rocky Point Road to Gravel Road.
  • Rocky Point Road, Denicull Creek from Mortlake-Ararat Road to Reid Road.
  • Service Road, Buangor from Peacocks Road to Buangor-Ben Nevis Road.
  • Spittle Road, Wickliffe from Willaura-Wickliffe Road to Lalkaldarno Road.
  • Tatyoon Road from Queen Street South, Ararat to Glenelg Highway, Westmere.
  • Tatyoon North Road from Helendoite Road to Mount William Road.
  • Toora Road, Bornes Hill from Yarram Gap Road to Maroon-Glenthompson Road.
  • Warrak Road, Ararat from Nott Road to prison entrance (Ch1900).
  • Warrak Road, Ararat from Warrayatkin Road to Buangor-Ben Nevis Road, Warrak.
  • Webbs Road, Tatyoon from Tatyoon North Road to Hammonds Road.
  • Willaura-Wickliffe Road from Maroon-Glenthompson Road to Glenelg Highway.
  • Woorndoo-Streatham Road, Nerrin Nerrin from Ennerdale Lane to Glenelg Highway.
  • Yarram Gap Road, Willaura from Moyston-Willaura Road to Toora Road.
  • Yalla-Y-Poora Road, Streatham from Mininera East Road to Glenelg Highway.

Roads where the speed limit is 80km/h or less

  • Aerodrome Road, Ararat.
  • Alfred Street, Ararat from Grano Street to Boronia Street (Rural Steel entrance).
  • Baird Street, Ararat from Fay Street to Pyrenees Highway.
  • Blake Street, Ararat from Fay Street to Pyrenees Highway.
  • Bridal Hill Road, Ararat.
  • Bryant Road, Ararat from Mortlake-Ararat Road to Queen Street South.
  • Burn Street, Ararat from Grano Street to Pyrenees Highway.
  • Caledonian Court, Ararat.
  • Churchill Avenue, Ararat from Mortlake-Ararat Road to Wild Street.
  • Elizabeth Street, Ararat from Mortlake-Ararat Road to Gordon Street.
  • Elizabeth Street East, Ararat.
  • Flattely Street, Ararat from Queen Street to King Street.
  • Gordon Street, Ararat from High Street to Elizabeth Street.
  • Grano Street, Ararat from Kofoed Street to Warrak Road.
  • Kofoed Street, Ararat from Pyrenees Highway to Grano Street.
  • McGibbony Street East, Ararat from Gordon Street to Maude Street.
  • McGibbony Court, Ararat.
  • McLoughlin Road, Ararat from Western Highway to Bridal Hill Road.
  • Moore Street, Ararat from Queen Street to Mortlake-Ararat Road.
  • Nott Road, Ararat from Burn Street to Grano Street.
  • Princes Street, Ararat. From High Street to Elizabeth Street.
  • Princes Street South, Ararat. From Elizabeth Street to Tatyoon Road.
  • Queen Street, Ararat from High Street to  Elizabeth Street.
  • Queen Street South, Ararat from Elizabeth Street to Bryant Street.
  • Surface Hill Court, Ararat.
  • Truscott Street from Queen Street South to Wild Street.
  • Warranooke Street, Willaura from Willaura-Wickliffe Road to Maroona-Glenthompson Road.
  • Wild Street, Ararat from Churchill Avenue to Truscott Street.

OVERSIZE OVERMASS & SPECIAL PURPOSE VEHICLES to 60T PRE-APPROVED ROUTES

  • Andrews Lane, Willaura North from Mortlake-Ararat Road to Moyston Willaura Road
  • Buangor Ben-Nevis Road, Warrak from Service Road to Warrak Road.
  • Challicum Road, Buangor from Geelong Road to Western Highway
  • Chatsworth-Lake Bolac Road from municipal boundary to Mortlake-Ararat Road
  • Chatsworth-Wickliffe Road from municipal boundary 4.24km north of Chatsworth-Lake Bolac Road intersection to Glenelg Highway
  • Eurambeen-Streatham Road from Glenelg Highway to municipal demarcation at chainage 6915m
  • Geelong Road from Western Highway to municipal boundary (chainage 30.1km)
  • Helendoite Road, Maroona from Mortlake-Ararat Road to Tatyoon North Road.
  • Mount William Road, Maroona from Tatyoon North Road to Eurambeen-Streatham Road
  • Moyston-Great Western Road from Ararat-Halls Gap Road to municipal demarcation (chainage 14.36km)
  • Moyston-Willaura Road from Ararat-Halls Gap Road to Maroona-Glenthompson Road
  • Peacocks Road, Buangor from (old) Western Highway to Service Road.
  • Service Road, Buangor from Peacocks Road to Buangor-Ben Nevis Road
  • Tatyoon Road from Queen Street South, Ararat to Glenelg Highway, Westmere
  • Tatyoon North Road from Helendoite Road to Mount William Road
  • Warrak Road, Ararat from Nott Road to prison entrance (Ch1900).
  • Warrak Road, Ararat from Warrayatkin Road to Buangor-Ben Nevis Road, Warrak
  • Willaura-Wickliffe Road from Maroona-Glenthompson Road to Glenelg Highway
  • Woorndoo-Streatham Road, Nerrin Nerrin from Ennerdale Lane to Glenelg Highway

Roads where the speed limit is 80km/h or less

  • Aerodrome Road, Ararat.
  • Alfred Street, Ararat from Grano Street to Boronia Street (Rural Steel entrance).
  • Baird Street, Ararat from Fay Street to Pyrenees Highway.
  • Blake Street, Ararat from Fay Street to Pyrenees Highway.
  • Burn Street, Ararat from Grano Street to Pyrenees Highway
  • Caledonian Court, Ararat
  • Elizabeth Street, Ararat from Mortlake-Ararat Road to Gordon Street.
  • Elizabeth Street East, Ararat
  • Gordon Street, Ararat from High Street to Elizabeth Street.
  • Grano Street, Ararat from Kofoed Street to Warrak Road.
  • Kofoed Street, Ararat from Pyrenees Highway to Grano Street.
  • McGibbony Street East, Ararat from Gordon Street to Maude Street
  • McGibbony Court, Ararat
  • Moore Street, Ararat from Queen Street to Mortlake-Ararat Road
  • Nott Road, Ararat from Burn Street to Grano Street.
  • Princes Street, Ararat. From High Street to Elizabeth Street
  • Princes Street South, Ararat. From Elizabeth Street to Tatyoon Road.
  • Queen Street, Ararat from High Street to Elizabeth Street
  • Queen Street South, Ararat from Elizabeth Street to Surface Hill Court.
  • Surface Hill Court, Ararat
  • Warranooke Street, Willaura from Willaura-Wickliffe Road to Maroona-Glenthompson Road