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19 June 2023


5 February 2012

club permits

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"Conditions Apply"
The Charger Club of Victoria Inc. is a member of the VicRoads Approved Car Clubs & Associations listing so as a club member you will be able to register your veteran, classic, historic or street rod Chrysler through the Club Permit scheme. This means that once you have fulfilled your obligations as a member of the Charger Club of Victoria Inc. you will be able to register your vehicle on a 45 or 90 day club permit over a 12 month period. Club permits are issued for a 12 month period and vehicles are issued with specific club permit plate(s). Eligibility is based on the applicant being a financial member. The club reserves the right to refuse any member's application for a Club Permit for reasons deemed necessary by the Club and committee.


If a person obtains a 45 day permit but later decides that this is not enough. another 45 day permit may be purchased later on However, no-one will be able to obtain a permit to drive their vehicle for more than 90 days in each 12 month registration period. Under these conditions. club permit holders are no longer restricted to club sanctioned activities when using their vehicles. Club Permit vehicles can be used at any time for any purpose other than for the carriage of goods or passengers for hire or reward.


A club permit can be issued to the following vehicles in the following categories,


Veteran Vehicles

Manufactured before 1 January 1919

Vintage Vehicles

Manufactured after 31 December 1918 and before 1 January 1931

Classic and Historic Vehicles

Manufactured after 31 December 1930. but more than 25 years before the date of the application for a club permit.


These categories can include trailers and modified vehicles such as street rods. Vehicles which are replicas of vehicles in the abovementioned categories may also be issued with a club permit.
A logbook is issued to permit holders to record the use of the vehicle over the permit period.
The log book entry must be made each day that the vehicle is used (unless the vehicle is within 100 metres of the garaged address). A logbook must be carried in the vehicle, or on the rider in the case of motorcycles, at all times the vehicle is in use.

A windscreen label will be issued to assist in identifying vehicles operating with a current permit


Applying for a club permit
Clubs are required to sign an agreement with VicRoads that they meet certain obligations including that (hey notify VicRoads if they become aware or reasonably suspect a pattern of incorrect use of a logbook by a member. If this is not done, VicRoads will be able to revoke the club's approval to be part of the scheme.


To apply for a Club permit you will need to complete a Club Permit Application form together with:

- written verification by the club secretary (or person authorised by VicRoads) that the applicant for the club permit is a member of the car club

- in the case of a club historic vehicle that is not a street rod, a current certificate of roadworthiness stating that the vehicle is safe for use on the road is required.

- in the case an application made in respect of a street rod, that is a vehicle modified in excess of the level prescribed in the Vehicle Standards Bulletin 14 (VSB 14), a Street Rod Inspection certificate issued by any Vehicle Assessment Signatory Scheme approval certificate

- Club Permit fee - refer to Permits (Club, Rally and Unregistered Vehicle Permits)


Refunds are not available for Club Permits if the period for which the permit was obtained has commenced.


Club Registration Marshalls
These are the authorised persons that will inspect your car and determine as to whether or not they are eligible for the club permit. They collect the appropriate photos and take a copy of the completed application forms. They will also sign the VicRoads documents required on behalf of the club.