Skip to main content
image Tested & Rated
Global Standards
image Australian
Made & Owned
image Lifetime Warranty
Register Now
image Rover Testing Facility
Component Type Approvals
 Search By Vehicle
ROVER: Component Type Approvals main image ROVER: Component Type Approvals image
ROVER: Component Type Approvals


ROVER: Component Type Approvals

Milford are a Road Vehicle Regulator (ROVER) approved Testing Facility by the Australian Government Dept of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications, and the Arts. Milford undertakes testing of road vehicle components for compliance with national road vehicle standards (RVS) referred to in Australian Design Rules (ADR’s) and/or Australian Standards in our independently NATA-certified DynaLoad™ Proving Centre based in Adelaide, South Australia.


Our testing services include...

Towbar Testing

AS4177.1 - TowbarsAS4177.2 - Tow balls | AS4177.3 Couplings Static Towbar Testing
 Dynamic Towbar Testing | CARLOS TC (Dynaload™) scaled to AS4177 (Max D Value Testing)

Towbar Testing



Cargo Barrier Testing

AS4034.1 - Full Cargo BarriersAS4034.2 - Partial (half) Cargo Barriers | Penetration Testing Impact Drop Testing

Cargo Barrier Drop Testing



Roof Rack Testing

ISO/PAS 11154:2006 | Static (horizontal, vertical & oblique) testing | Durability Cycle Testing

Cargo Barrier Drop Testing

The regulation of testing facilities is key to the Federal Regulators ability to ensure Australians are provided with safe and secure vehicles, trailer, accessories and components.

For further information regarding Component Type Approvals (CTA), click here: Component type approvals

If you require a Component Type Approval (CTA) to demonstrate compliance with vehicle standards or for further information regarding our ROVER testing capabilities, click here to contact us.