Austroads Publications Online


Austroads Publications Online allows you to purchase Austroads Guides and freely download more than 600 technical and research reports. You'll also find the Austroads Test Methods, Pavement Work Tips, Specifications and Technical Notes here.

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Latest Publications

Guide to Traffic Management Part 10: Traffic Control and Communication Devices (2016 Edition)

Guide to Traffic Management Part 10: Traffic Control and Communication Devices is concerned with the tools that are required for traffic management and traffic control within a network. It covers the various control devices used to regulate and guide traffic, including signs, traffic signals...

Assessing Fitness to Drive for Commercial and Private Vehicle Drivers (2016 Edition)

Assessing Fitness to Drive, a joint publication of Austroads and the National Transport Commission (NTC), details the medical standards for driver licensing for use by health professionals and driver licensing authorities. The primary purpose of this publication is to increase road safety...

Guide to Pavement Technology Part 5 Errata September 2016

This errata to the Guide to Pavement Technology Part 5:  Pavement Evaluation and Treatment Design provides revisions to: Section 6.4 Asphalt Overlays on Rigid Pavements Appendix E.3 Example of the use of the Procedures for the Design of Asphalt Overlays on Rigid Pavements.

National Cycling Strategy: Implementation Report 2015

In September 2016 the Australian Bicycle Council published the National Cycling Strategy Implementation Report 2015 which outlines the progress made on the National Cycling Strategy in 2015.  In this, the fifth year of the National Cycling Strategy 2011-16: Australian stat...

Guide to Traffic Management Part 12: Traffic Impacts of Developments (2016 Edition)

Austroads Guide to Traffic Management Part 12: Traffic Impacts of Developments is concerned with identifying and managing the impacts on the road system arising from land use developments. It provides guidance for planners and engineers associated with the design, development and management ...

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