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    

Road and Bridge Emergencies

The emergency number is to be used in situations where there is a perceived risk to the road user or road asset which requires an immediate response. Examples of emergencies include but are not limited to;  

Fallen trees, or trees that are likely to fall
Rock falls / landslips
Oil spills
Vehicle accidents
Debris on road  

If you see an emergency on a State Road or Bridge you can report it to 1800 005 282  

State Roads            


To report a maintenance issue on a State road please contact;          

  • North West: 6477 7062              
  • North East: 6777 1953              
  • South: 6166 3365              

To report a traffic signal, electronic school speed sign or electronic speed limit sign fault contact 1300 139 933 or email

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

For claims for vehicle and property damage on a State road contact 6166 3365 or email

For the Heavy Vehicle Regulator please contact 1300 696 487

  • Bridge Maintenance: 6166 3452              
  • Bridge Bookings - Bridgewater Bridge Lift Span: 6263 7235              
  • Bridge Bookings - Denison Canal Bridge: 6253 5113              

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            

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

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