HISTORIC VEHICLES, tractors, antique machinery and documents - floods and bushfires 

CHMC has prepared an information for those whose historic vehicles or antique machinery are impacted by fire or flood. Provided copyright-free by CHMC for those who most need this information.  


CHMC provides up-to-date information on the  registration procedures for historic and classic vehicles in NSW. Council works with TfNSW to ensure that the information we publish is correct  


CHMC regularly publishes accurate and current information vital to those who operate historic and classic vehicles in NSW, and for the good governance of our affiliated clubs

  • Dinkum Oil a  bulletin of timely information sent to CHMC Clubs, formatted for emailing to club members or publishing in club newsletters and magazines.
  • CHMC Facebook  provides topical information about events and vehicles, as well as communications from Council and our allied organisations.
  • CHMC Website
  • Bush Telegraph was Council's newsletter before Dinkum Oil, use the link to read archived issues.


NEW MEMBERSHIP APPLICATIONS for information for your club to join the CHMC please contact our Registrar for an Information Pack

CHMC Membership benefits and details 

MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL NOTICES are sent annually to each Club's secretary - if your club has not renewed notice for the current year please contact the CHMC Secretary 


Following careful consideration of 2 Position Statements from FIVA, Council's Committee presented to Delegates at the 2023 CHMC General Meeting the following documents for approval:

  1. What is a Heritage Vehicle
  2. Electric Conversion of Heritage Vehicles


CHMC Handbook Copies of the CHMC Handbook and updates are distributed to Affiliated Clubs 

The Handbook covers: •  Want to get Involved? • Management Committee • Position Profiles • Publications Policy - Web & Bush Telegraph • Hosting a Half-Yearly Meeting • Hosting Council’s Annual Rally • Council’s Perpetual Trophies • Mal Mason Shield - Background & Guidelines • Concours d’Elegance - Guidelines • Australian Motorlife Museum Trophy - Guidelines • Other Perpetual Trophies - Guidelines • Council’s Judging Team • Endorsement of Events • Privacy Laws, the Council and Member Clubs • Clubs that have hosted an Annual Rally • Clubs that have won the Mal Mason Shield.

CHMC Code of Practice The Code assists Clubs in addressing the issues involved in Public Liability Insurance and involvement in heritage motoring activities for participants and spectators. The Code of Practice is copyright by the Council of Heritage Motor Clubs NSW Inc. but Affiliated clubs of the CHMC NSW Inc. only may copy, distribute and display the content of this document.

The Traveller's Pack - for contacts in Affiliated Clubs who will offer emergency assistance when CHMC Club members are travelling NSW

Code of Practice CHMC March 2016.pdf Code of Practice CHMC March 2016.pdf
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CHMC Travellers Pack April 2019 .pdf CHMC Travellers Pack April 2019 .pdf
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