Department of State GrowthTransport

Helmet Exemptions

Anyone who rides a motorcycle or bicycle is required by law to wear an approved helmet. Due to safety concerns, only applicants with exceptional reasons will be issued an exemption.

You will need to provide

You will need to undertake the following through Service Tasmania shops or by mail to the Registration and Licensing Branch:

  • lodge a letter of application.

You will receive

  • an exemption if successful
  • a letter of explanation if unsuccessful.


There is no fee payable.