DIY Learning Centre | Frequently Asked Questions

We hear a lot of questions from our customers across a broad range of topics when it comes to do it yourself caravan builds and refurbishments, however the most commonly asked questions usually have a fairly simple answer.

It doesn’t matter whether you’re just starting out or you’re a seasoned pro, it can be useful to see what others ask and get your answers fast.

If you don’t find the answer to your question here, more detailed information can be found in the learning centre, so make sure you use the search facility at the top of the page to find what you need.

Does my DIY Caravan need to comply with any Regulations or Standards?

Yes. I have divided this into 3 areas – Road Regulations, Gas and Electrics. Road : There is a system of National Standards for vehicles know as ADRs (Australian Design Rules) in addition to a large number of Australian Standards. However the best source of practical info for ‘Building a…