Historic vehicle plates

Under the NSW RMS scheme for historic vehicles, Historic Vehicle Plates and a Conditional Registration Permit may be approved for a CRC member's vehicle if:

Photo of a historic plate
NSW Historic Vehicle plate
  • It is at least thirty years old, or it will become thirty years old in the current calendar year
  • The member's prime intended use is for club events.

The vehicle must be covered by Third Party Property Insurance, as a minimum.

A vehicle registered under the scheme may be used only for:

  • Events on the Classic Rally Club calendar
  • Events on the calendar of up to three secondary listed clubs participating in the Scheme
  • Events to which the Club has received an invitation.

The vehicle may also be driven short distances for servicing and road-testing.

Information regarding Conditional Registration can be found on the RMS Website.


The fee payable to the RMS is as follows (effective 1 July 2016). New conditional registration Administration fee: $22 Number plate fee: $44
Compulsory Third Party (CTP) insurance: Varies depending on vehicle shape, usage and area of operation. Phone the RMS on 13 22 13 for additional information.

An annual fee of $25 is payable to the Classic Rally Club.


If you are interested in a Conditional Registration Permit and Historic Vehicle Plates, contact:

Ron Cooper
49 Wongawilli Road
Wongawilli NSW 2530
Mobile phone: 0403 037 137
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The following people are qualified to inspect a CRC member's vehicle for Historic Vehicle Plates: