Alfa Romeo Owners' Club of NSW

Conditional Registration

New South Wales Conditional Registration for Historic Vehicles is available to financial members of the Alfa Romeo Owners Club (NSW) Conditional Registration is intended for eligible vehicles that are not used as daily transport.

The NSW RMS now offers two types of Conditional Registration,

  1. Historic – for standard unmodified vehicles H and J Plates

  2. Classic – for modified vehicles D Plate

Vehicle Eligibility

Historic - Cars must be 30 years and older as originally built with no modifications except for permitted Options and Accessories outlined by the RMS
For modified vehicles 30 years and older that are deemed to be road legal after Engineers Inspection

The registered owner must be and remain a financial member of AROCA (NSW) whilst in the scheme and obtain the stamped RMS Declarations Form (1259) for Historic from the Club and have a current Pink Slip annually. 

For Classic it is the same except the Declaration Form is different (1835) and requires a Blue Slip and possible Engineer's Certificate for the initial application then a Pink Slip annually if no further modifications have been undertaken.

Vehicle usage

60 days per year plus all events including invitations from other Clubs that are listed on the AROCA calendar. The 60-day Trial ended in October 2019 and is now permanent.A Log Book is supplied by the RMS and each day of usage must be entered. AROCA calendar events do not have to be logged but all other trips including maintenance and service must be logged.


First time cost is $54.00 per year, which includes the Green Slip Third Party Insurance. There is an additional one-off fee $45.00 for the plates. Annual renewal cost is $45.00 Historic Vehicles is issued a H or J plate. Classic is issued with a D plate. The RMS post yearly renewals, but you must get the Club Stamped Declaration Form before you renew.

If you have a car that qualifies, and you are interested to learn more please read the RULES FOR CONDITIONAL REGISTRATION-HISTORIC VEHICLES on the RMS website and then if you would like to proceed you can contact Historic Vehicle Registrar Adrian Oldham on 0411 195517 or


Adrian will supply the Club's Stamped Declaration Form plus the RMS Application Form. Then you can make your application at any Services NSW Centre and enjoy the benefits that this scheme offers.

Links to the RMS website for more information about the schemes 

Historic Vehicles

Classis Vehicles

Annual Renewal

For your annual renewal, do not complete the blank form sent by the RMS but complete sections 1 and 2 of the Historic Vehicle Declaration that is a fillable form on the Transport NSW website

See below link:

Please forward a pdf copy of the completed form along with a pdf scan or photo of the pink slip report to

This will assist greatly in efficiently processing the form and getting the stamped original back to you

Please keep in mind that your membership must be current in order for the declaration to be issues 

Revised November 2021

IMPORTANT - Conditional Registration, Historic and Classic Vehicles update May 2021

Related pages

Conditional Registration
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