The 48 to 78 Holden Car Club is an RMS recognized historic vehicle club and participates in the historic and conditional vehicle registration schemes through RMS NSW and the 60 day log book trial.
The club does not encourage inactive members. "Show it, don't stow it". RMS also requires registered owners must be "an active member".
To be eligible to take part in these schemes a member is required to meet the following criteria....
- Be a fully financial member of the club.
- Attend a minimum of 3 meetings or outings per year.
- Conditionally registered vehicles must be brought to at least 1 outing per year.
The vehicle must be....
- At least 30 years old.
- Built by GMH.
- Holden Badged from new.
- Inspected by the club registrar each year prior to registration being approved.
- Have a minimum Third party property damage insurance. (Details of policy to be provided each year).
Vehicles under the Historic vehicle registration scheme MUST be "as close to original condition as possible, with no alterations except for safety features such as seat belts (subject to RMS regulations regarding fitment) and turn indicators, or period accessories and options, if desired.
(Where seat belt anchorages, including child restraints are not provided by the manufacturer the fitment must be certified as per VSI6, below)
If any modifications are made or non period accessories fitted the vehicle may fall under the "Classic vehicle registration scheme".
Owners of vehicles registered under conditional registration are responsible for obeying RMS regulations and conditions. Failure to comply will void registration and insurances on the vehicle and heavy police fines apply.
For more information please refer to the links below, club constitution or contact the club registrar.
The club reserves the right to not register or renew the registration of members who do not fulfill their obligations to the club as per the constitution. Members not fulfilling their obligations will be required to show cause to the committee why their registration should be renewed.
PLEASE NOTE, THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION WAS CORRECT AT TIME OF PUBLICATION BUT MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY THE RMS WITHOUT NOTICE.
Historic Vehicle Scheme see the following link.
Note, this scheme is for classic vehicles (over 30 year old) as close as possible to original condition with period accessories.
Classic Vehicle Scheme see the following link.
Note, this scheme applies to non standard vehicles. Which can include wider or larger diameter than std tyres and or wheels or any modification not available to that particular model range. Please refer to Vehicle Standards Information sheet, VSI-6 below.
Historic and Classic Vehicle Log Book Trial see the following link.
Please see VSI 6 and VSI 9 below regarding vehicle modifications and wheel/tyre sizes.