Motor Vehicles Act 1988
78. Consideration of application for goods carriage permit.
A Regional Transport Authority shall, in considering an application for a goods carriage permit, have regard to the following matters, namely:-
(a) the nature of the goods to be carried with special reference to their dangerous or hazardous nature to human life;
(b) the nature of the chemicals or explosives to be carried with special reference to the safety to human life.