Tasmania

For information relevant to Tiny House living in Tasmania 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. Department of State Growth – Transport is responsible for regulation in Tasmania.

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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.

Consumer, Building and Occupational Services is the building administrator in Tasmania.

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Planning & Dwelling Rules

Individual councils have jurisdiction to interpret planning rules. Use this link  to find the relevant Council for your proposed  tiny house location. You will need to understand your planning scheme and the regulations that will apply to you.