ACT

For information relevant to Tiny House living in ACT please refer to the items below.

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Road Rules and Vehicle Regulations

Road rules and vehicle regulations define how a tiny house on wheels is registered, size limitations for road transportation and specifications for towing. The ACT Road Transport Authority is responsible.

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Building Code

Building code defines how a tiny house should be constructed. There is a national body called the Australian Building Code Board (ABCA) that manages the code.

The Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate - Planning is the building administrator in ACT.

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Planning & Dwelling Rules

In the ACT there are no separate local governments so these responsibilities are performed by the territory government, which is the Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate - Planning