Guidance

Trailers used on public roads

Using trailers on public roads: Department for Transport guidance on the regulations.

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[Withdrawn] Requirements for trailers

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Details

Advice on the regulations governing the use of trailers on public roads, including:

  • weight of trailer
  • size of trailer
  • brakes, lights, suspension and towbars
Published 1 July 2010