Road Traffic Act
(Chapter 276, Section 142)
Road Traffic (Exemption of
Heavy Vehicles) Order
O 9
G.N. No. S 265/1994

(15th May 1996)
[1st July 1994]
1.  This Order may be cited as the Road Traffic (Exemption of Heavy Vehicles) Order.
2.—(1)  Section 10B of the Act and rule 28 of the Road Traffic (Motor Vehicles, Registration and Licensing) Rules [R 5] shall not apply to —
(a)any heavy vehicle belonging to the Government;
(b)any bus used for public transportation registered in the name of —
(i)Singapore Bus Service (1978) Ltd.;
(ii)Trans-Island Bus Services Ltd.;
(iii)Singapore Shuttle Bus Pte. Ltd.; or
(iv)Singapore-Johore Express Pte. Ltd.;
(c)any heavy vehicle registered in the name of any statutory board; or
(d)any vehicle specified in section 14(a), (b), (c), (d), (e) or (f) of the Act which is a heavy vehicle.
(2)  Section 19(3)(e) of the Act shall not apply to any heavy vehicle referred to in paragraph (1)(b) and (c).
(3)  For the purpose of this Order, “heavy vehicle” means a heavy vehicle within the meaning of the Parking Places Act [Cap. 214].