I n d e p e n d e n t

A u t o m o t i v e

C o n s u l t a n t s


  • Automotive design

  • Motor vehicle standards

  • Vehicle assessments

  • Expert witness services

  • Project management


  • Approvals for modified and Individually Constructed Vehicles

  • Certification & registration of imported vehicles

  • Consultant for Vehicle Compliance (Identification) Plate approvals

  • Vehicle compliance testing

  • ISOFIX installation & special needs' solutions

  • Seatbelt and Child Restraint Anchorage design

  • Root cause analysis of component & engine failures

  • Expert Evidence for Tribunal and Court

Rowan Carter

  • Bachelor Mechanical Engineering - Monash University - B(Mech)Eng

  • Chartered Professional Engineer - CPEng

  • VicRoads' registration engineering signatory - VASS

  • Federal Road Vehicle Certification System - listed Agent

  • Society of Automotive Engineers - Member

Rowan's professional experience includes consulting to the legal profession, government departments and the insurance industry. 

Expert witness services are provided for automotive related matters. Rowan is experienced in giving evidence in both Tribunal and Court.

Experience in the design, testing, compliance and certification of new and used imported and modified cars, motorcycles, motorhomes and heavy vehicles.


Also, practical experience in the automotive industry, with direct involvement in the modification, testing and repair of motor vehicles and associated automotive products


Expertise in the design, development and validation of chassis systems, body structures and fuel systems. Exposure to the overall vehicle development process, from concept to volume production. Highly developed skills and knowledge about motor vehicle design, manufacturing processes and problem root cause analysis. 

  • Federal Government

  • State Governments

  • Insurance industry

  • Law firms

  • Major Utilities

  • Owners of personally imported motor vehicles

  • Modifiers of vehicles

  • Aftermarket automotive industry

  • Registered Automotive Workshops - RAWS

  • First and second stage vehicle manufacturers - IPA

PO Box 1376
Camberwell, VIC 3124

By appointment only

Inspections on-site, including country Victoria, can also be arranged

Cartech Pty Ltd - ABN 64 006 493 812

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