Department of State GrowthTransport

Contact Us

Do you have something to say about the Department of State Growth? We welcome your comments, complaints and suggestions.    

Registration and Licensing    

Phone 1300 135 513 or international +61 3 6169 9017 or email  For driver licensing enquiries – or vehicle registration enquiries –

State Roads    

Emergency and Immediate Response  

To report an issue that presents a real or potential risk to road users phone 1300 139 933 (select menu item 2)

Road and Bridge Maintenance

To report an issue on the State Road Network including mowing, litter, potholes, trees and vegetation, drainage, abandoned vehicles, roadkill, damaged signs and damage to bridges phone 1300 139 933 (select menu item 2)

Check here first to make sure the road you are reporting an incident on is a State owned road.  

For road closures due to frost, ice and snow visit the Tasmania Police website.

If there is a live animal on the road, or you are calling about a Council road you will need to contact your local Council office.

For street lighting please contact Tas Networks.

For mowing next to railway lines please contact Tasrail.

General Enquiries

For general enquiries about the State Road Network phone 1300 139 933 (select menu item 3)

Traffic Signals

To report a fault with a traffic signal, electronic school speed sign or electronic speed limit sign contact 1300 139 933 ( and select menu item 1) or email

Road Projects

To enquire about a specific road project see the contacts listed under each project on the Road Projects page, or email

Claims for Damage

For claims for vehicle and property damage on a State road contact 6166 3162 or email

State Roads - Approvals

It is important for the Department of State Growth to maintain the safety and efficiency of the State road network. This means that if you want to undertake an activity that may impact on the State road reservation, a permit from the Department of State Growth is required. Contact us for information about approvals on the State Road network.

State Roads - Customer Service Feedback

State Roads is committed to providing excellent customer service. View our Customer service standards.

Heavy Vehicle Regulator

For the Heavy Vehicle Regulator please contact 1300 696 487

Bridge Bookings

Bridgewater Bridge Lift Span: 6263 7235              

Denison Canal Bridge: 6253 5113

Barge operating times for the Fatman Barge, Corinna, contact Corinna Wilderness 6446 1170.

Deaf, hearing-impaired or speech-impaired customers    

Contact us through the National Relay Service


Department of State Growth
GPO BOX 536, Hobart Tasmania Australia 7001