Are you selling your car? Perhaps you are looking to upgrade to a newer vehicle or you don’t need a car anymore? Did you know that if you wish to sell your vehicle privately in Queensland, you need a current roadworthy certificate from an approved inspection station? Did you know that Cairns Auto Worx can perform inspections and issue roadworthy certificates? Cairns Auto Worx will take the stress out of selling your car! Located centrally in the Cairns CBD, Cairns Auto Worx offers a variety of auto services including roadworthy inspections and certificates. Cairns Auto Worx can help you with everything from your vehicle roadworthy certificate to an engine rebuild!
When do I need to get a roadworthy certificate?
You need a roadworthy certificate to sell any car, motorbike, trailer and any other vehicle up to 4,500kg gross vehicle mass.
- To transfer registration to a new owner
- To transfer registration to Queensland registration from another state.
- When re-registering an unregistered vehicle
Vehicles requiring a roadworthy certificate include
- trailers (including caravans) with an aggregate trailer mass (ATM) between 750kg and 3,500kg
- any other vehicles up to 4,500kg gross vehicle mass (GVM).
The roadworthy inspections that we perform covers the basic vehicle safety standards including
- body rust or damage
The roadworthy inspection process
At the conclusion of the roadworthy inspection, a written certificate will be issued to you by one of our team members. If the vehicle fails the roadworthy inspection, we will give you a quote on how much it will cost to get the vehicle up to scratch. Queensland Transport allows owners 14 days after roadworthy certificates are issued to rectify any problems identified and to have the vehicle reinspected.
Our friendly team at Cairns Auto Worx are always ready to provide top-notch service. All of our roadworthy inspections are performed by qualified mechanics so you know that you are receiving a professional service. In most cases, we can provide same day services or we can even come to you if you can’t make it to us! Contact us today to find out more or book your vehicle roadworthy inspection.
Ilja: 0415 690 566
Randy: 0432 284 886
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