Traffic (Compliance and Enforcement) Regulations 2017


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Traffic (Compliance and Enforcement) Regulations 2017

I, the Governor in and over the State of Tasmania and its Dependencies in the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Executive Council, make the following regulations under the Traffic Act 1925 .

18 July 2017

A. M. BLOW

Lieutenant-Governor

By His Excellency's Command,

M. T. (RENE) HIDDING

Minister for Infrastructure

1.   Short title

These regulations may be cited as the Traffic (Compliance and Enforcement) Regulations 2017 .

2.   Commencement

These regulations take effect on the day on which their making is notified in the Gazette.

3.   Interpretation

(1)  In these regulations –
Act means the Traffic Act 1925 ;
[Regulation 3 Subregulation (1) amended by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]
[Regulation 3 Subregulation (1) amended by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021] DLVR means the Vehicle and Traffic (Driver Licensing and Vehicle Registration) Regulations 2021 ;
[Regulation 3 Subregulation (1) amended by S.R. 2018, No. 57, Applied:20 Sep 2018] LHCIR means the Luxury Hire Car Industry Regulations 2018 ;
MALC means the Motor Accidents (Liabilities and Compensation) Act 1973 ;
PTSA means the Passenger Transport Services Act 2011 ;
PTSR means the Passenger Transport Services Regulations 2013 ;
RHVIR means the Restricted Hire Vehicle Industry Regulations 2013 ;
[Regulation 3 Subregulation (1) amended by S.R. 2020, No. 74, Applied:01 Dec 2020]
[Regulation 3 Subregulation (1) amended by S.R. 2020, No. 74, Applied:01 Dec 2020] RR means the Road Rules ;
TA means the Traffic Act 1925 ;
THVIA means the Taxi and Hire Vehicle Industries Act 2008 ;
[Regulation 3 Subregulation (1) amended by S.R. 2018, No. 57, Applied:20 Sep 2018] TIR means the Taxi Industry Regulations 2018 ;
VOR means the Vehicle and Traffic (Vehicle Operations) Regulations 2014 ;
VSR means the Vehicle and Traffic (Vehicle Standards) Regulations 2014 (known as the Vehicle Standards);
VT means the Vehicle and Traffic Act 1999 .
(2)  A reference in Schedule 1 to an Act or to any regulations, followed immediately by a number, is a reference to the provision of that Act or those regulations that is so numbered.

4.   Prescribed offences for section 9(3) of Act

[Regulation 4 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021] For section 9(3) of the Act, a parking offence is a prescribed offence.

5.   Prescribed offences for section 43H of Act

For the purposes of section 43H(6A) of the Act, the following are prescribed offences:
(a) a parking offence;
(b) a speeding offence;
(c) [Regulation 5 Amended by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021] an offence under regulation 12(2) or (3) of the Vehicle and Traffic (Driver Licensing and Vehicle Registration) Regulations 2021 .

6.   Prescribed offences for Part IVB of Act

For Part IVB of the Act –
(a) the offences specified in column 2 of Parts 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 and 5 of Schedule 1 are prescribed; and
(b) the description of each prescribed offence is specified for the offence in column 3 of Parts 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 and 5 of Schedule 1 for illustrative purposes only; and
(c) the penalty units and demerit points applicable to each of the prescribed offences are as respectively specified for the offence in columns 4 and 5 of Parts 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 and 5 of Schedule 1 .

7.   Specified offences for section 54(1AA) of Act

For section 54(1AA) of the Act, the following offences are specified:
(a) a parking offence;
(b) a red light offence, or speeding offence, detected by means of a photographic detection device;
(c) [Regulation 7 Amended by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021] an offence under section 27(1) of the Vehicle and Traffic Act 1999 .
(d) [Regulation 7 Amended by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021] .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  

8.   Prescribed authorities for section 59 of Act

The following authorities are prescribed authorities for the purposes of section 59(1A)(b) of the Act:
(a) Aurora Energy Pty Ltd;
(b) Forestry Tasmania;
(c) Tasmania Water and Sewerage Corporation Pty Limited;
(d) Telstra Corporation Limited;
(e) the department responsible for the administration of the Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994 ;
(f) the department responsible for the administration of the Nature Conservation Act 2002 ;
(g) the department responsible for the administration of the National Parks and Reserves Management Act 2002 ;
(h) the department responsible for the administration of the Water Management Act 1999 ;
(i) Transend Networks Pty Ltd.

9.   Legislation rescinded

The legislation specified in Schedule 2 is rescinded.
SCHEDULE 1 - Offences

Regulation 6

PART 1 - Traffic and Road Rules Offences
Division 1 - Traffic Act 1925
Subdivision 1 - Traffic offences

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

1. 

TA 41G(1)(a)

Display on/near road, a light/reflector that was (or was likely to be) reasonably mistaken by a driver for emergency vehicle flashing light

0.75

0

2. 

TA 41G(1)(b)

Display on/near road, a light/reflector that dazzled/distracted a driver (or was likely to)

1

0

3. 

TA 41G(1)(c)

Display on/near road, a light/reflector that misled/confused a driver (or was likely to)

1

0

4. 

TA 41G(1)(d)

Display on/near road, a light/reflector that interfered with operation/effectiveness of traffic light/overhead lane control signal/traffic arrow (or was likely to)

1

0

5. 

TA 41G(2)

Display a light/reflector on/near a road (after given Transport Commission written notice that it constitutes a traffic hazard)

1.25

0

6. 

TA 41G(4)

Fail to obey direction to adjust/disconnect/move/cover a light/reflector constituting a traffic hazard

1.25

0

7. 

TA 41H(1)(a)

Place/display anything on/near a road obscuring traffic control device

1

0

8. 

TA 41H(1)(b)

Place/display anything on/near a road interfering with operation/effectiveness of traffic control device

1

0

9. 

TA 41H(1)(c)

Place/display anything on/near a road preventing (or likely to prevent) an approaching driver clearly seeing traffic control device

1

0

10. 

TA 41J(1)

Mark (or otherwise place) on a road, anything purporting to be a road marking

1.25

0

11. 

TA 42(1)

Use loudspeaker on or from a vehicle without a permit

0.25

0

12. 

TA 43G(3)

Registered operator fail to comply with notice of demand

  
  

(a) individual

4.25

0

  

(b) body corporate

8.5

0

Subdivision 2 - General offences

Col 1

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

13. 

TA 51(3)(a)

Owner or registered operator fail to provide driver information as required (if driver allegedly committed offence against the Traffic Act 1925 or Vehicle and Traffic Act 1999 )

  
  

(a) individual

4.25

0

  

(b) body corporate

7.75

0

14. 

TA 51(3)(b)

Owner or registered operator fail to provide, or to diligently ascertain, driver information or to report such steps within 7 days (if driver allegedly committed offence against the Traffic Act 1925 or Vehicle and Traffic Act 1999 )

  
  

(a) individual

2.25

0

  

(b) body corporate

5.25

0

15. 

TA 51(3)(c)

Fail to provide driver identity or information leading to identification (if driver allegedly committed offence against the Traffic Act 1925 or Vehicle and Traffic Act 1999 )

  
  

(a) individual

2.25

0

  

(b) body corporate

5.25

0

Division 2 - Road Rules
Subdivision 1 - Speed-limit offences
[Subdivision 1 of Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2017, No. 63, Applied:27 Sep 2017]

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

  

Note For additional local speed-limit offences see item 436 and items 444 to 450.

  

16. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by less than 10km/h

0.50

2

17. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by less than 10km/h (photographic detection device)

0.50

2

18. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by 10 to 14km/h

0.75

2

19. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by 10 to 14km/h (photographic detection device)

0.75

2

20. 

RR 20

Rider of a bicycle exceed applicable speed-limit for length of road by less than 15km/h

0.50

0

21. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by 15 to 22km/h

1

3

22. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by 15 to 22km/h (photographic detection device)

1

3

23. 

RR 20

Rider of bicycle exceed applicable speed-limit for length of road by 15 to 22km/h

0.75

0

24. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by 23 to 29km/h

1.75

3

25. 

RR 20

Rider of bicycle exceed applicable speed-limit for length of road by 23 to 29km/h

1

0

26. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by 23 to 29km/h (photographic detection device)

1.75

3

27. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by 30 to 37km/h

3

5

28. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by 30 to 37km/h (photographic detection device)

3

5

29. 

RR 20

Rider of bicycle exceed applicable speed-limit for length of road by 30 to 37km/h

1.25

0

30. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by 38 to 44km/h

4.25

6

31. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by 38 to 44km/h (photographic detection device)

4.25

6

32. 

RR 20

Rider of bicycle exceed applicable speed-limit for length of road by 38 to 44km/h

1.75

0

33. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by 45km/h or more

5.75

6

34. 

RR 20

Exceed applicable speed-limit applying to driver for length of road by 45km/h or more (photographic detection device)

5.75

6

35. 

RR 20

Rider of bicycle exceed applicable speed-limit for length of road by 45km/h or more

2.25

0

Subdivision 2 - Left turn offences

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

36. 

RR 27(1)

Fail to keep left when starting left hand turn at intersection (from other than multi-lane road)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

2

37. 

RR 28(1)

Fail to approach and enter intersection from within left lane (unless otherwise permitted) when turning left from multi-lane road

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

2

38. 

RR 28(1A)

Fail to approach and enter intersection from within slip lane (unless obstructed) when turning left from multi-lane road with slip lane

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

2

39. 

RR 28(2A)

Rider of bicycle fail to approach and enter intersection from within bicycle storage area that is directly in front of left marked lane or of a bicycle lane on left side of road when turning left at intersection from multi-lane road

0.50

0

40. 

RR 29(1)

Fail to make left hand turn at intersection as indicated by a turn line (unless otherwise permitted)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

Subdivision 3 - Right turn offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

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Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

41. 

RR 31(1)

Start right hand turn incorrectly (from other than multi-lane road)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

2

42. 

RR 32(1)

Fail to approach and enter intersection from within right lane (unless otherwise permitted) when turning right from multi-lane road

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

2

43. 

RR 32(2A)

Rider of a bicycle, when turning right from a multi-lane road, fail to approach and enter intersection from within bicycle storage area that is directly in front of a right marked lane or of a bicycle lane on the right side of the road

0.50

0

44. 

RR 33(1)

Make right hand turn incorrectly

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

Subdivision 4 - Hook turn/U-turn offences

Col 1

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Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

45. 

RR 34(1)

Fail to make hook turn in accordance with to hook turn only sign

1

0

46. 

RR 35(2)

Rider of a bicycle making hook turn incorrectly

0.75

0

47. 

RR 36

Rider of a bicycle make hook turn contrary to no hook turn by bicycles sign

0.75

0

48. 

RR 37

Start U-turn without clear view and when could unreasonably obstruct traffic

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

49. 

RR 38

Fail to give way as required when making U-turn

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

50. 

RR 39(1)

Make U-turn contrary to no U-turn sign (at dividing strip)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

51. 

RR 39(2)

Make U-turn contrary to no U-turn sign (along road)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

52. 

RR 40

Make U-turn at intersection with traffic lights without U-turn permitted sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

53. 

RR 41

Make U-turn at intersection without traffic lights (contrary to no U-turn sign)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

54. 

RR 42

Start U-turn at intersection from incorrect position

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

2

Subdivision 5 - Change of direction signal offences

Col 1

Col 2

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

55. 

RR 46(1)

Fail to give required left change of direction signal

0.75

2

56. 

RR 46(4)

Fail to turn off left indicator on completion of direction change

0.75

0

57. 

RR 48(1)

Fail to give required right change of direction signal

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

2

58. 

RR 48(4)

Fail to turn off right indicator on completion of direction change

0.75

0

59. 

RR 51

Use direction indicator light except as permitted

0.50

0

Subdivision 6 - Stop signal offences

Col 1

Col 2

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

60. 

RR 53(1)

Fail to give required stop signal

0.75

2

61. 

RR 53(2)

Fail to give stop signal for long enough on stopping

0.75

2

62. 

RR 53(3)

Fail to give stop signal when slowing suddenly

0.75

2

Subdivision 7 - Traffic light/traffic arrow offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

63. 

RR 56(1)

Fail to stop as required on red traffic light

  
     
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

64. 

RR 56(2)

Fail to stop as required on red traffic arrow

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

65. 

RR 57(1)

Fail to stop on yellow traffic light when could have done so safely and/or proceed before permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

3

66. 

RR 57(2)

Fail to stop on yellow traffic arrow when could have done so safely and/or proceed before permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

3

67. 

RR 57(3)

Fail to clear intersection as soon as safe after entering on yellow traffic light/arrow

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

68. 

RR 59(1)

Enter intersection or marked foot crossing contrary to red traffic light

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

69. 

RR 59(1)

Enter intersection or marked foot crossing contrary to red traffic light (photographic detection device)

1

3

70. 

RR 60

Enter intersection or marked foot crossing contrary to red traffic arrow

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

71. 

RR 60

Driver of motor vehicle enter intersection or marked foot crossing contrary to red traffic arrow (photographic detection device)

1

3

72. 

RR 60A(1)

Driver of motor vehicle enter bicycle storage area contrary to red traffic light

1

3

73. 

RR 60A(2)

Driver of motor vehicle enter bicycle storage area contrary to red traffic arrow

1

3

74. 

RR 61(2)

Proceed against yellow/red traffic light/arrow after having stopped before entering intersection

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

75. 

RR 61(5)

Fail to leave intersection as soon as safe after traffic light/arrow changes to yellow/red (having entered on green)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

Subdivision 8 - Giving way at traffic light/traffic arrow offences
[Subdivision 8 of Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2017, No. 63, Applied:27 Sep 2017]

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

76. 

RR 62(1)

Fail to give way when turning at intersection with traffic lights except on green traffic arrow

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

77. 

RR 62(1)(a)

Fail to give way to pedestrian as required when turning at intersection with traffic lights

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

78. 

RR 63(2)

Fail to give way at intersection where traffic lights not wholly operating (with traffic light-stop sign displayed)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

79. 

RR 63(3)

Fail to give way as required at intersection that is not a roundabout where traffic lights not wholly working or only flashing yellow (and no traffic light-stop sign displayed)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

80. 

RR 64

Fail to give way as required when turning at flashing yellow traffic arrow at intersection

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

81. 

RR 65(2)(a)

Fail to give way to any pedestrian or rider of a bicycle on marked foot crossing with flashing yellow traffic light (other than at/near intersection)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

82. 

RR 65(2)(b)

Obstruct pedestrian or rider of a bicycle on marked foot crossing with flashing yellow traffic light (other than at/near intersection)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

83. 

RR 65(2)(c)

Overtake/pass a vehicle stopping/stopped at marked foot crossing with flashing yellow traffic light (other than at/near intersection)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

2.25

3

Subdivision 9 - Twin red light offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

84. 

RR 66(1)

Fail to stop as required at twin red lights (other than at level crossing)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

85. 

RR 66(4)

Proceed through twin red lights after stopping (other than at level crossing) with red lights still showing

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

Subdivision 10 - Giving way at traffic light/sign offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

86. 

RR 67(1)

Fail to stop and give way as required at a stop sign/ stop line (at intersection without traffic lights)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

87. 

RR 68(1)

Fail to stop and give way as required at a stopsign/stop line (other than at intersection, children's crossing, level crossing or twin red lights)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

88. 

RR 69(1)

Fail to give way as required at give way sign/give way line at intersection (other than a roundabout)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

89. 

RR 70

Fail to give way at give way sign on bridge/narrow road

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

90. 

RR 71(1)

Fail to give way as required at give way sign/give way line (other than at intersection, bridge, narrow road, level crossing, twin red lights)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

Subdivision 11 - Giving way where no traffic light/sign offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

91. 

RR 72(1)

Fail to give way as required at uncontrolled/unsigned intersection (other than T-intersection or roundabout)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

92. 

RR 73(1)

Fail to give way as required at uncontrolled/unsigned T-intersection

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

Subdivision 12 - Entering/leaving road-related area offences
Untitled table

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

93. 

RR 74(1)(a)

Fail to give way as required to vehicle (other than one turning right from road-related area/adjacent land) when entering (uncontrolled/unsigned) road from road-related area/adjacent land

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

94. 

RR 74(1)(b)

Fail to give way to any pedestrian on road when entering (uncontrolled/unsigned) road from road-related area/adjacent land

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

95. 

RR 74(1)(c)

Fail to give way to any vehicle/pedestrian on road-related area crossed when entering (uncontrolled /unsigned) road from road-related area/adjacent land

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

96. 

RR 74(1)(d)(i)

Fail to give way when entering (uncontrolled/unsigned) road from road-related area to pedestrian on the road-related area

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

97. 

RR 74(1)(d)(ii)

Fail to give way when entering (uncontrolled/unsigned) road from road-related area to vehicle ahead or approaching from the left or right

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

98. 

RR 75(1)(a)

Fail to give way to any pedestrian on road when entering road-related area/adjacent land from an uncontrolled/unsigned road

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

99. 

RR 75(1)(b)

Fail to give way as required to any vehicle/pedestrian on road-related area crossed when entering road-related area/adjacent land from an uncontrolled/unsigned road

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

100. 

RR 75(1)(c)

Fail to give way to oncoming vehicle on road when turning right into road-related area/adjacent land

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

101. 

RR 75(1)(d)

Fail to give way as required to vehicle on continuing road at T-intersection

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

Subdivision 13 - Keeping clear of/giving way to particular vehicle offences

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

102. 

RR 77(1)

Fail to give way as required to signed signalling bus pulling out

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

3

103. 

RR 78(1)

Move into path of police/emergency vehicle displaying flashing red/blue light or sounding alarm

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

104. 

RR 78(2)

Fail to move out of path of police/emergency vehicle displaying flashing red/blue light or sounding alarm

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

105. 

RR 79(1)

Fail to give way to police/emergency vehicle displaying flashing red/blue light or sounding alarm

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

Subdivision 14 - Giving way at crossing/shared zone offences
[Subdivision 14 of Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2017, No. 63, Applied:27 Sep 2017]

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

106. 

RR 80(1)

Approach children's crossing too quickly to stop safely

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

107. 

RR 80(2)(a)

Fail to stop at children's crossing (when hand-held stop sign displayed)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

2.25

3

108. 

RR 80(2)(b)

Fail to stop at children's crossing (when pedestrian or rider of a bicycle on/entering crossing)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

2.25

3

109. 

RR 80(3)

Proceed through children's crossing, when pedestrian or rider of a bicycle is on or entering crossing and while hand-held stop sign still displayed, or before being signalled to do so

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

110. 

RR 80(4)

Proceed through children's crossing while pedestrian or rider of a bicycle is on or is entering the crossing

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

2.25

3

111. 

RR 81(1)

Approach pedestrian crossing too quickly to stop safely

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

112. 

RR 81(2)

Fail to give way to pedestrian or rider of a bicycle on pedestrian crossing

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

2.25

3

113. 

RR 82

Overtake/pass a vehicle stopping/stopped at children's/pedestrian crossing

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

2.25

3

114. 

RR 83

Driver fail to give way to pedestrian in shared zone

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

Subdivision 15 - General give way offences

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

115. 

RR 84(1)

Fail to give way as required to vehicle when driving through break in (unsigned/unmarked) dividing strip

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

116. 

RR 85

Fail to give way to vehicle as required when entering a turning lane from a painted island

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

117. 

RR 86(1)

Fail to give way when entering median turning bay to oncoming vehicle already in bay

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

118. 

RR 87(1)

Fail to give way to vehicle as required when entering a marked lane or line of traffic from either side of road

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

119. 

RR 87(3)

Fail to give way to vehicle as required when turning from a median strip parking area into a marked lane/line of traffic

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

Subdivision 16 - Traffic sign at certain location offences

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

120. 

RR 88(1)

Fail to turn left at left turn only sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

121. 

RR 88(2)

Fail to turn left when entering intersection in left lane must turn left sign lane

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

122. 

RR 89(1)

Fail to turn right at right turn only sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

123. 

RR 89(2)

Fail to turn right when entering intersection in right lane must turn right sign lane

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

124. 

RR 90

Turn at no turns sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

125. 

RR 91(1)

Turn left at no left turn sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

126. 

RR 91(2)

Turn right at no right turn sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

127. 

RR 91(2)

Make U-turn at no right turn sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

128. 

RR 92(1)

Drive in direction contrary to traffic lane arrows (other than at roundabout) except when making permitted U-turn or when permitted by a traffic sign or when obstructed

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

Subdivision 17 - General traffic sign/road marking offences

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

129. 

RR 93(1)(a)

Drive past a no overtaking or passing sign when oncoming vehicle on bridge/road

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

130. 

RR 93(1)(b)

Overtake vehicle on bridge/road contrary to no overtaking or passing sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

2

131. 

RR 94

Overtake on bridge contrary to no overtaking on bridge sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

2

132. 

RR 96(1)

Driver stop on area with keep clear marking

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

2

133. 

RR 97(1)

Drive on road when road access sign indicates driver/vehicle not permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

0

134. 

RR 98(1)

Drive contrary to one-way sign unless rider of postal vehicle, bicycle or animal riding as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

135. 

RR 99(1)

Fail to keep left (contrary to keep left sign) unless rider of postal vehicle, bicycle or animal riding as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

136. 

RR 99(2)

Fail to keep right (contrary to keep right sign) unless rider of postal vehicle, bicycle or animal riding as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

137. 

RR 100

Drive past a no entry sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

138. 

RR 101(1)

Fail to stop before reaching hand-held stop sign (other than at children's crossing)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

139. 

RR 101(2)

Proceed past hand-held stop sign before permitted to do so (other than at children's crossing)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

Subdivision 18 - Truck, bus and other large vehicle sign offences

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

140. 

RR 102(1)

Drive overheight vehicle past clearance sign or low clearance sign

3.25

2

141. 

RR 103(1)

Drive vehicle past bridge load limit (gross mass) sign/gross load limit sign if in excess of displayed gross mass

3.25

2

142. 

RR 103(2)

Drive vehicle past bridge load limit (mass per axle group) sign if in excess of mass indicated

3.25

2

143. 

RR 104(1)

Drive vehicle (other than bus) past no trucks sign if in excess of mass indicated unless otherwise permitted

1.25

0

144. 

RR 104(2)

Drive vehicle (other than bus) past no trucks sign if in excess of length indicated unless otherwise permitted

1.25

0

145. 

RR 104(3)

Drive truck past no trucks sign unless otherwise permitted

1.25

0

146. 

RR 105

Fail to comply with trucks must enter sign

1.25

0

147. 

RR 106(1)

Drive bus past no buses sign in excess of indicated GVM

1.25

0

148. 

RR 106(2)

Drive bus past no buses sign in excess of indicated length

1.25

0

149. 

RR 106(3)

Drive bus past no buses sign

1.25

0

150. 

RR 107

Fail to comply with buses must enter sign

1.25

0

Subdivision 19 - Roundabout offences

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

151. 

RR 111(1)

Fail to enter roundabout as required (from multi-lane road or multi lines of traffic)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

0

152. 

RR 112(2)

Fail to give sufficient left change of direction signal before entering roundabout (when leaving at first exit)

0.75

2

153. 

RR 112(3)

Fail to continue left change of direction signal (when leaving at first exit of roundabout)

0.75

2

154. 

RR 113(2)

Fail to give sufficient right change of direction signal before entering roundabout (when travelling more than halfway through)

0.75

2

155. 

RR 113(3)

Fail to continue right change of direction signal (when travelling more than halfway through roundabout) except as permitted

0.75

2

156. 

RR 114(1)

Fail to give way on entering roundabout to vehicle in roundabout

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

157. 

RR 115(1)(a)

Fail to keep left of central traffic island in roundabout

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

2

158. 

RR 115(1)(b)

Fail to keep to left of centre of traffic island in roundabout (where vehicle too large to drive in roundabout without driving on edge of central traffic island)

1.25

2

159. 

RR 115(1)(c)

Fail to keep to left of centre of traffic island (where vehicle too large to drive in roundabout without driving over central traffic island)

1.25

2

160. 

RR 116

Fail to obey roundabout traffic lane arrows as required

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

161. 

RR 117(1)

Fail to indicate left-change of lane/traffic line in roundabout

0.75

2

162. 

RR 117(2)

Fail to indicate right-change of lane/traffic line in roundabout

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

2

163. 

RR 118(1)

Fail to indicate left when leaving roundabout (if practicable)

0.75

2

164. 

RR 118(2)

Fail to turn off left indicator after leaving roundabout

0.75

0

165. 

RR 119

Rider of a bicycle/animal (in far left lane) fail to give way to vehicle leaving roundabout

0.75

0

Subdivision 20 - Level crossing offences

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

166. 

RR 121

Fail to stop and give way at stop sign at level crossing

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

167. 

RR 122

Fail to give way at level crossing with give way sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

168. 

RR 123(a)

Enter level crossing (with warning lights or bells operating)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

2.25

3

169. 

RR 123(b)

Enter level crossing (with gate/boom/barrier closed or moving)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

2.25

3

170. 

RR 123(c)

Enter level crossing (when train entering)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

2.25

3

171. 

RR 123(d)

Enter level crossing (when approaching train can be seen/heard and danger of collision)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

2.25

3

172. 

RR 123(e)

Enter level crossing (when blocked or road beyond blocked)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

2.25

3

173. 

RR 124

Fail to leave level crossing as soon as safe

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

0

Subdivision 21 - General driving rule offences
[Subdivision 21 of Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2017, No. 63, Applied:27 Sep 2017]

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

  

Note For additional local general offences see items 441 and 442.

  

174. 

RR 125(1)

Unreasonably obstructing the path of other driver/pedestrian

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

175. 

RR 126

Follow another vehicle too closely to stop safely

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

1

176. 

RR 127(1)

Long vehicle driver fail to keep required minimum distance behind another long vehicle

1

1

177. 

RR 128

Enter blocked intersection/or intersection when road beyond blocked

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

178. 

RR 128A(1)

Enter children's crossing, marked foot crossing or pedestrian crossing when blocked or road beyond is blocked

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

Subdivision 22 - Keeping to the left offences

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

179. 

RR 129(1)

Driver (other than motor bike rider) fail to keep to far left side of road (except on multi-lane road)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

2

180. 

RR 130(2)

Drive in a right hand lane on multi-lane road (in an over 80 km/h zone or with keep left unless overtaking sign) except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

2

181. 

RR 131(1)

Fail to keep to left of oncoming vehicles as required unless rider of postal vehicle, bicycle or animal riding on path or nature strip

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

2

182. 

RR 132(1)

Fail to keep to left of centre of road (when no dividing line/median strip)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

2

183. 

RR 132(2)

Fail to keep to left of dividing line as required

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

184. 

RR 132(2A)

Cross dividing lines as specified to make U-turn

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

185. 

RR 135(1)

Fail to keep to left of median strip (other than painted island)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

186. 

RR 136

Drive wrong way on a one-way service road

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

0

187. 

RR 137(1)

Drive on dividing strip at same level as road and marked at each side by continuous line (other than painted island) except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

188. 

RR 138(1)

Drive on/over painted island (with single continuous line/2 parallel continuous lines) except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

Subdivision 23 - Overtaking offences
[Subdivision 23 of Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2017, No. 63, Applied:27 Sep 2017]

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

189. 

RR 140

Overtake when unsafe and when no clear view of any approaching traffic

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

2

190. 

RR 141(1)

Overtake to left of vehicle except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

191. 

RR 142(1)

Overtake to right of vehicle indicating turning right or doing U-turn

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

192. 

RR 143(1)

Pass/overtake (when unsafe) to left of vehicle with do not overtake turning vehicle sign that is indicating turning left

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

193. 

RR 143(2)

Pass/overtake (when unsafe) to right of vehicle with do not overtake turning vehicle sign that is indicating turning right, or doing U-turn

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

194. 

RR 144(a)

Overtake too close to another vehicle

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

194A. 

RR 144A(1)

Pass rider of bicycle without sufficient distance

1

2

195. 

RR 144(b)

Cut in front of vehicle after overtaking

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

2

196. 

RR 145

Increase speed while being overtaken on two-way road and before overtaking vehicle has safely returned

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

0

Subdivision 24 - Marked lane/line of traffic offences
[Subdivision 24 of Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2017, No. 63, Applied:27 Sep 2017] [Subdivision 24 of Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2017, No. 111, Applied:29 Jan 2018]

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Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

  

Note For additional local marked line offences see item 443.

  

197. 

RR 146(1)

Fail to drive within single marked lane as required (multi-lane road) except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

198. 

RR 146(2)

Fail to drive within single line of traffic as required when 2 or more lines of traffic travelling in same direction (and no marked lanes)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

199. 

RR 147

Cross continuous line separating 2 marked lanes (multi-lane road) except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

2

200. 

RR 148(1)

Fail to give way moving from one marked lane to another

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

201. 

RR 148(2)

Fail to give way moving from one line of traffic to another (when at least 2 lines of traffic travelling in same direction)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

202. 

RR 148A

Driver of motor vehicle fail to give way when diverging (left or right) within a marked lane

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

203. 

RR 149

Fail to give way to vehicle when any part of other vehicle is ahead when lines of traffic merge

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

204. 

RR 150(1)

Drive on/over continuous white edge line except as permitted

0.75

0

205. 

RR 151(1)

Ride motor bike/bicycle more than 2 abreast (on other than multi-lane road)

0.75

0

206. 

RR 151(2)

Ride motor bike/bicycle more than 2 abreast (in marked lane) unless overtaking or otherwise permitted

0.75

0

207. 

RR 151(4)

Ride motor bike/bicycle more than 1.5 metres abreast of another rider

0.75

0

207A. 

RR 151A(2)

Rider of motor bike unlawfully lane filtering along a length of road

1

2

Subdivision 25 - Overhead lane control offences

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Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

208. 

RR 152(1)

Fail to comply with overhead lane control device

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

Subdivision 26 - Marked land for special purpose offences

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Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

209. 

RR 153(1)

Drive in bicycle lane except as permitted

0.75

2

210. 

RR 154(1)

Drive in bus lane except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

211. 

RR 156(1)

Drive in transit lane except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

212. 

RR 157(1)

Drive in truck lane except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

213. 

RR 159(1)

Fail to drive in correct lane as marked for that vehicle type unless driving as specified

0.75

0

Subdivision 27 - No stopping/no parking sign offences

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Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

214. 

RR 167

Disobey no stopping sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

215. 

RR 168(1)

Disobey no parking sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

216. 

RR 169

Stop at side of road with continuous yellow edge line

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

Subdivision 28 - Stopping at intersection/crossing offences
Stopping at intersection/crossing offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

217. 

RR 170(1)

Stop in an intersection except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

218. 

RR 170(2)

Stop within 20 metres of traffic lights at intersection except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

219. 

RR 170(3)

Stop within 10 metres of intersection (without traffic lights) except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

220. 

RR 171(1)

Stop on or within 20 metres of approach to or 10 metres after children's crossing except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

221. 

RR 172(1)

Stop on or within 20 metres of approach to or 10 metres after pedestrian crossing (not at intersection) except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

222. 

RR 173(1)

Stop on or within 10 metres of approach to or 3 metres after marked foot crossing (not at intersection) except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

223. 

RR 174(2)

Stop within 10 metres of approach to or 3 metres after bicycle crossing lights (not at intersection) except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

224. 

RR 175(1)

Stop on or within 20 metres either side of level crossing

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

Subdivision 29 - Stopping on clearway offences

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Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

225. 

RR 176(1)

Disobey clearway sign except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

Subdivision 30 - Stopping in zone for particular vehicle offences

Col 1

Col 2

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Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

226. 

RR 179(1)

Stop in loading zone except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

227. 

RR 179(2)

Exceed time in loading zone

0.50

0

228. 

RR 180(1)

Stop in truck zone except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

229. 

RR 181(1)

Stop in works zone except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

230. 

RR 182(1)

Stop in taxi zone

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

231. 

RR 183(1)

Stop in bus zone except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

232. 

RR 185(1)

Stop in permit zone

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

233. 

RR 186(1)

Stop in mail zone

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

Subdivision 31 - Stopping in other restricted place offences

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Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

234. 

RR 187(1)

Stop in bus/transit/truck lane except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

235. 

RR 187(2)

Stop in bicycle lane except as permitted

0.75

0

236. 

RR 188

Stop in shared zone except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

237. 

RR 189(1)

Double park on road

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

238. 

RR 191

Stop (near obstruction) in such position to obstruct traffic

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

239. 

RR 192(1)

Stop on bridge/causeway/ramp or similar except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

240. 

RR 192(2)

Stop in tunnel/underpass except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

241. 

RR 193(1)

Stop on or near crest/curve (outside built-up area) except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

242. 

RR 194(1)

Stop within one metre of fire hydrant/indicator/fire plug indicator except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

243. 

RR 195(1)

Stop within 20 metres of approach to or within 10 metres after bus stop sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

244. 

RR 197(1)

Stop (other than rider of a bicycle/animal) on bicycle path/footpath/shared path/dividing strip or nature strip (other than own) in built-up area except as permitted

0.50

0

245. 

RR 197(1A)

Stop on a painted island

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

246. 

RR 198(1)

Obstruct access to/from footpath ramp (or similar access) to foot/bicycle path or passageway

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

247. 

RR 198(2)

Stop on/across driveway or similar vehicular access except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

248. 

RR 199(1)

Stop within 3 metres of public post box except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

249. 

RR 200(1)

Stop heavy/long vehicle other than on road shoulder (when not in built-up area)

1

0

250. 

RR 200(2)

Stop heavy/long vehicle on road (in built-up area) longer than 1 hour except as permitted

0.75

0

251. 

RR 201

Stop contrary to bicycle parking sign

0.50

0

252. 

RR 202

Stop contrary to motor bike parking sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

253. 

RR 203(1)

Stop in parking area for people with disabilities except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

0

254. 

RR 203A

Stop in slip lane except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

Subdivision 32 - Permissive parking sign/parking fee offences

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Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

255. 

RR 205(1)

Park continuously for longer than permitted by sign

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.25

0

Subdivision 33 - Parallel parking offences

Col 1

Col 2

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Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

256. 

RR 208(1)

Incorrect parallel park on road (other than median strip parking)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

257. 

RR 208A

Incorrect parallel park in road-related area (other than median strip parking)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

258. 

RR 209(2)

Incorrect parallel park (median strip parking)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

Subdivision 34 - Angle parking offences

Col 1

Col 2

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Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

259. 

RR 210(1)

Incorrect angle parking

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

Subdivision 35 - Other parking-related rule offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

260. 

RR 211(2)

Fail to park vehicle wholly within parking bay

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.50

0

261. 

RR 211(3)

Use more parking bays than necessary

0.50

0

262. 

RR 212(1)

Fail to enter/leave median strip park in direction indicated

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

0

263. 

RR 212(2)

Fail to enter/leave median strip parking area in forward direction (when no direction given)

0.75

0

264. 

RR 213(2)

Fail to effectively apply parking brake/restrain motor vehicle in some way

0.75

0

265. 

RR 213(3)

Driver leaving motor vehicle fail to switch off engine if will be over 3 metres from motor vehicle

0.75

0

266. 

RR 213(4)

Fail to remove ignition key (when over 3 metres from motor vehicle unattended by person at least 16 years)

0.50

0

267. 

RR 213(5)

Fail to lock doors or secure windows (when over 3 metres from motor vehicle unattended by person at least 16 years)

0.50

0

Subdivision 36 - Light on vehicle offences

Col 1

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Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

268. 

RR 215(1)(a)

Drive at night or in weather-reduced-visibility conditions without head/tail/number plate lights effectively operating and visible

1

1

269. 

RR 215(1)(b)

Drive at night or in weather-reduced-visibility conditions without clearance/side marker lights effectively operating and visible

1

1

270. 

RR 216(1)

Tow vehicle at night or in weather-reduced-visibility conditions without lights as required on towed vehicle

1

1

271. 

RR 217(1)

Use front or rear fog light except as permitted

0.75

0

272. 

RR 218(1)

Use high-beam headlights within 200 metres of moving vehicle

1

1

273. 

RR 219

Use/allow use of lights likely to dazzle another road user

1

1

274. 

RR 220(1)(a)

Stop wide vehicle on road at night without clearance and side marker lights effectively operating and visible

1.25

0

275. 

RR 220(1)(b)

Stop vehicle (other than wide vehicle) on road at night without required parking lights

1

0

276. 

RR 221(1)

Use hazard warning lights except as permitted

0.75

0

277. 

RR 222(2)

Driver fail to have operating school bus warning lights as required when dropping off/picking up a child

1.25

0

Subdivision 37 - Light on animal-drawn vehicle offences

Col 1

Col 2

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Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

278. 

RR 223

Riding animal-drawn vehicle at night or in hazardous weather conditions causing reduced visibility without required lighting and reflector

1

0

Subdivision 38 - Horn/radar detector offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

279. 

RR 224

Use/allow use of a horn (or similar warning device) unnecessarily

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

280. 

RR 225(1)

Drive vehicle or tow trailer having device for detecting, or preventing effective use of, speed measuring device unless exempt

5.75

0

281. 

RR 225(2)

Person in vehicle or trailer having device for detecting, or preventing effective use of, speed measuring device unless exempt

5.75

0

Subdivision 39 - Portable warning triangle offences

Col 1

Col 2

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Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

282. 

RR 226(1)

Drive vehicle not equipped with 3 portable warning triangles (GVM more than 12 tonnes)

1

0

283. 

RR 226(2)

Fail to produce portable warning triangles for inspection

1

0

284. 

RR 227(2)

Fail to use portable warning triangles as required (while stopped and vehicle not visible for 200m)(GVM more than 12 tonnes)

1

0

285. 

RR 227(3)

Fail to use portable warning triangles as required (fallen load not visible for 200m)(GVM more than 12 tonnes)

1

0

Subdivision 40 - General pedestrian rules offences

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

286. 

RR 228

Fail to obey no pedestrians sign

0.75

0

287. 

RR 229

Pedestrian fail to comply with road access sign

0.75

0

288. 

RR 230(1)

Pedestrian fail to cross road by shortest safe route/stay on road longer than necessary to safely cross

0.25

0

289. 

RR 231(1)

Fail to comply with pedestrian traffic lights

0.25

0

290. 

RR 232(1)

Pedestrian fail to comply with traffic light (when no pedestrian light)

0.25

0

291. 

RR 232(3)

Pedestrian crossing road fail to proceed as required after change to yellow/red traffic light

0.25

0

292. 

RR 234(1)

Pedestrian cross road/part of road within 20 metres of crossing except as permitted

0.25

0

293. 

RR 234(2)

Pedestrian remain on crossing longer than necessary

0.25

0

294. 

RR 235(1)

Fail to use pedestrian facility at or near level crossing

0.25

0

295. 

RR 235(2)(a)

Pedestrian fail to comply with warning lights at level crossing

0.75

0

296. 

RR 235(2)(b)

Pedestrian cross level crossing while gate/boom/barrier is closed/opening/closing

0.75

0

297. 

RR 235(2)(c)

Pedestrian cross level crossing when train is on/entering level crossing

0.75

0

298. 

RR 235(2)(d)

Pedestrian cross level crossing when approaching train is visible or is sounding warning

0.50

0

299. 

RR 235(2)(e)

Pedestrian cross railway line when crossing or road beyond is blocked

0.25

0

300. 

RR 235(2A)

Pedestrian fail to finish crossing railway line without delay if warning lights or bells start, gate, boom or barrier starts to close or train approaches

0.75

0

301. 

RR 235A(2)

Pedestrian start to cross at pedestrian level crossing when red pedestrian light showing

0.75

0

302. 

RR 235A(3)

Pedestrian fail to finish crossing pedestrian level crossing without delay if red pedestrian light appears after pedestrian starts to cross

0.75

0

303. 

RR 236(1)

Pedestrian cause traffic hazard by moving into path of driver

0.75

0

304. 

RR 236(2)

Pedestrian unreasonably obstructing path of driver/another pedestrian

0.25

0

305. 

RR 236(4)(a)

Pedestrian stand on/move on to road/median strip/painted island or traffic island to solicit contributions, business or employment from person in vehicle

0.50

0

306. 

RR 236(4)(c)

Pedestrian stand on/move on to road/median strip/painted island or traffic island to display an advertisement

0.50

0

307. 

RR 236(4)(d)

Pedestrian stand on/move on to road/median strip/painted island or traffic island to sell or offer articles for sale

0.50

0

308. 

RR 236(4)(e)

Pedestrian stand on/move on to road/median strip/painted island or traffic island to wash or clean, or offer to wash or clean, windscreen

0.50

0

309. 

RR 236(5)

Buy or offer to buy article or service from in or on vehicle from person standing on road

0.50

0

310. 

RR 237(1)

Get on/into a moving vehicle except as permitted

0.75

0

311. 

RR 238(1)

Pedestrian travel along road (other than in/on wheeled recreational device) if footpath or nature strip adjacent to road

0.25

0

312. 

RR 238(2)(a)

Pedestrian fail to keep as far left/far right along road (other than in/on wheeled recreational device) as practicable

0.25

0

313. 

RR 238(2)(ab)

Pedestrian when travelling forward on road fail to face approaching traffic moving in opposite direction to which pedestrian is travelling

0.25

0

314. 

RR 238(2)(b)

Pedestrian travel more than 2 abreast on road (other than in/on wheeled recreational device)

0.25

0

315. 

RR 239(1)

Pedestrian on bicycle path or bicycle part of separated footway except as permitted

0.25

0

316. 

RR 239(3)

Pedestrian fail to keep out of path of bicycle or pedestrian (when crossing bicycle path or bicycle part of separated footpath)

0.50

0

Subdivision 41 - Wheeled recreational device/toy offences
[Subdivision 41 of Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2017, No. 63, Applied:27 Sep 2017]

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

  

Note For additional local lawn mower and wheeled recreational device/toy offences see items 437 to 440.

  

317. 

RR 240A

Travel in/on wheeled recreational device or wheeled toy on a road past a no wheeled recreational devices or toys sign

0.25

0

318. 

RR 240(1)

Travel in/on wheeled recreational device/toy on road (not road-related area) with dividing line/median strip/or one-way road with more than one marked lane or where speed limit over 50km/h

0.50

0

319. 

RR 240(2)(b)

Travel in/on wheeled recreational device on road (not road-related area) at night

0.25

0

320. 

RR 241(1)(a)

Fail to keep left when travelling in/on wheeled recreational device/toy on road (not road-related area)

0.25

0

321. 

RR 241(1)(b)

Travel more than 2 abreast of pedestrian or vehicle in/on wheeled recreational device/toy on road (not road-related area)

0.25

0

322. 

RR 242(1)(a)

Fail to keep to left of footpath or shared path when travelling in/on wheeled recreational device/toy

0.25

0

323. 

RR 242(1)(b)

Fail to give way to pedestrian (other than person in/on wheeled recreational device/toy) when travelling in/on wheeled recreational device/toy on footpath or shared path

0.25

0

324. 

RR 243(1)

Rollerblader (or similar) travelling on pedestrian part of separated footpath

0.50

0

325. 

RR 243(2)

Rollerblader (or similar) fail to keep out of path of bicycle when travelling on bicycle path or part of separated footpath designated for bicycles

0.50

0

326. 

RR 244(1)

Travel in/on wheeled recreational device/toy that is being towed by vehicle

0.75

0

327. 

RR 244(2)

Travel in/on wheeled recreational device/toy while holding onto moving vehicle

0.75

0

328. 

RR 244(3)

Travel in/on wheeled recreational device/toy within 2 metres of rear of moving vehicle (continuously for more than 200 metres)

0.75

0

Subdivision 42 - Additional bicycle rule offences
[Subdivision 42 of Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2017, No. 63, Applied:27 Sep 2017]

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

329. 

RR 245(a)

Rider of bicycle not astride riders seat and facing forward

0.50

0

330. 

RR 245(b)

Rider of bicycle ride with no hands on handlebars

0.50

0

331. 

RR 245(c)

Rider of bicycle seated other than on seat

0.50

0

332. 

RR 246(1)

Rider of bicycle carry more persons than bicycle designed to carry

0.50

0

333. 

RR 246(2)

Bicycle passenger travel on bicycle otherwise than in seat designed for passenger

0.25

0

334. 

RR 246(3)

Rider of bicycle carrying passenger on bicycle otherwise than in seat designed for passenger

0.25

0

335. 

RR 247(1)

Rider of bicycle fail to ride in bicycle lane

0.75

0

336. 

RR 247A(1)

Rider of bicycle enter bicycle storage area contrary to red traffic light or red traffic arrow except from bicycle lane

0.75

0

337. 

RR 247B(1)

Rider of bicycle fail to give way as required to any vehicle when entering bicycle storage area

0.75

0

338. 

RR 247B(2)

Rider of bicycle in a bicycle storage area on multi-lane road fail to give way as required to motor vehicle in any lane other than lane that rider of bicycle is directly in front of (except to motor vehicle facing red traffic arrow)

0.75

0

339. 

RR 248(2)

Rider of bicycle ride across children’s crossing, marked foot crossing or pedestrian crossing otherwise than in accordance with rule 248

0.50

0

340. 

RR 249

Rider of bicycle ride on pedestrian part of separated footpath

0.50

0

341. 

RR 250(2)(a)

Rider of bicycle fail to keep left of footpath or shared path

0.50

0

342. 

RR 250(2)(b)

Rider of bicycle fail to give way to pedestrian on footpath or shared path

0.50

0

343. 

RR 251

Rider of bicycle fail to keep left of oncoming rider of bicycle (on path)

0.50

0

344. 

RR 252(1)

Rider of bicycle ride where forbidden by sign or road marking

0.50

0

345. 

RR 253

Rider of bicycle cause traffic hazard (move into path of driver/pedestrian)

0.75

0

346. 

RR 254(1)

Ride bicycle while being towed by another vehicle

0.75

0

347. 

RR 254(2)

Ride bicycle while holding onto another moving vehicle

0.75

0

348. 

RR 255

Ride bicycle within 2 metres of rear of moving motor vehicle (continuously for more than 200 metres)

0.75

0

349. 

RR 256(1)

Rider of bicycle fail to wear securely fitted and fastened approved bicycle helmet

0.75

0

350. 

RR 256(2)

Bicycle passenger (except fare-paying passenger on 3 or 4-wheeled bicycle) fail to wear securely fitted and fastened approved bicycle helmet

0.25

0

351. 

RR 256(3)

Rider of bicycle carry passenger (except fare-paying passenger on 3 or 4-wheeled bicycle) without securely fitted and fastened approved bicycle helmet

0.75

0

352. 

RR 257(1)(b)

Rider of bicycle tow bicycle trailer carrying person 10 or more years old

0.50

0

353. 

RR 257(1)(c)

Rider of bicycle tow person in/on bicycle trailer when trailer can not carry person safely

0.75

0

354. 

RR 257(1)(d)

Rider of bicycle carry person in/on bicycle trailer without person wearing securely fitted and fastened approved bicycle helmet

0.75

0

355. 

RR 258(a)

Ride bicycle with no effective brake

0.50

0

356. 

RR 258(b)

Ride bicycle with no warning device in working order

0.50

0

357. 

RR 259(a)

Cycle at night without white light visible from 200 or more metres in front

0.75

0

358. 

RR 259(b)

Cycle at night without red light visible from 200 or more metres at rear

0.75

0

359. 

RR 259(c)

Cycle at night without red reflector visible from 50 or more metres at rear

0.75

0

360. 

RR 260(1)

Rider of bicycle start to cross intersection or other place contrary to red bicycle crossing light

0.75

0

361. 

RR 261(1)

Rider of bicycle start to cross intersection or other place contrary to yellow bicycle crossing light

0.75

0

362. 

RR 262(1)

Rider of a bicycle fail to cross intersection safely as required (when entered on green and bicycle crossing lights change to yellow/red)

0.50

0

Subdivision 43 - Rule for person travelling in/on vehicle offences

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Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

363. 

RR 264(1)

Driver fail to wear properly adjusted and fastened seatbelt (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked)

2

3

364. 

RR 265(1)

Passenger (aged 16 years or more) fail to wear properly adjusted and fastened seatbelt (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked)

2

0

365. 

RR 265(3)

Driver fail to ensure passenger aged 16 years or more is restrained as required (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked)

2

3

366. 

RR 266(1)

Driver fail to ensure passenger under 16 years old is restrained as required (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked)

2.25

3

367. 

RR 268(1)

Travel in/on part of vehicle not designed primarily for carriage of passengers/goods

2

0

368. 

RR 268(2)

Travel in/on part of vehicle designed primarily for carriage of goods unless part is enclosed and passenger occupies suitable seating position

2

0

369. 

RR 268(3)

Travel in/on motor vehicle with part of body outside window/door

0.75

0

370. 

RR 268(4)

Drive with part of passenger's body outside window/door (other than bus)

0.75

0

371. 

RR 268(4A)

Drive with passenger in/on part of vehicle not designed primarily for carriage of passengers/goods

2.25

3

372. 

RR 268(4B)

Drive with passenger in/on part of vehicle designed primarily for goods carriage unless part is enclosed and passenger occupies suitable seating position

2.25

3

373. 

RR 269(1)

Alight from moving vehicle except as permitted

0.75

0

374. 

RR 269(3)

Cause hazard by opening/leaving open a vehicle door or getting out of/off vehicle

1

0

375. 

RR 269(4)

Bus driver moving bus while doors not closed

1

0

376. 

RR 270(1)(a)

Motor bike rider fail to wear securely fitted and fastened approved motor bike helmet (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked)

1

3

377. 

RR 270(1)(b)

Motor bike rider fail to ensure passenger wearing securely fitted and fastened approved motor bike helmet (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked)

1

3

378. 

RR 270(2)

Motor bike passenger fail to wear securely fitted and fastened approved motor bike helmet (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked)

1

0

379. 

RR 271(1)(a)

Ride motor bike not sitting astride seat and facing forward (including when stationary, but not parked)

1

0

380. 

RR 271(1)(b)

Ride motor bike without at least one hand on handlebars (including when stationary, but not parked)

1

0

381. 

RR 271(2)(a)

Motor bike pillion passenger not sitting astride seat and facing forwards (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked)

0.75

0

382. 

RR 271(2)(b)

Motor bike pillion passenger not keeping both feet on passenger footrests (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked)

0.75

0

383. 

RR 271(3)

Ride motor bike when pillion passenger not facing forwards sitting astride seat and not having both feet on passenger footrests (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked)

0.75

0

384. 

RR 271(4)

Ride motor bike with more than one passenger (excluding in sidecar or seat other than pillion seat)

1

0

385. 

RR 271(5)

Ride motor bike with sidecar passengers or other non-pillion passengers exceeding number designed to carry

1

0

386. 

RR 271(5A)

Ride motor bike with passenger who is under 8 years old, unless in sidecar

1

3

387. 

RR 271(5B)

Motor bike sidecar passenger ride when not safely seated in sidecar

0.75

0

388. 

RR 271(5C)

Ride motor bike when sidecar passenger not safely seated in side car

0.75

0

389. 

RR 272

Passenger in/on vehicle interfere with driver's control or obstruct driver's view of road/traffic

1

0

Subdivision 44 - General bus offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

390. 

RR 281

Public bus driver fail to stop as required at red B light

1

3

391. 

RR 282

Public bus driver fail to stop as required at yellow B light

0.75

3

392. 

RR 284

Public bus driver proceed through red/yellow B light (after having stopped) before permitted

1

3

393. 

RR 286(2)

Public bus driver (having stopped before entering intersection) proceed before permitted by B light/green traffic light/traffic arrow to do so

1

3

394. 

RR 286(3)

Public bus driver (already stopped in intersection) fail to proceed as soon as safely possible after B light/traffic arrow changes to red/yellow

0.75

0

Subdivision 45 - Miscellaneous driver offences
[Subdivision 45 of Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2020, No. 74, Applied:01 Dec 2020] [Subdivision 45 of Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

395. 

RR 288(1)

Drive on path (other than rider of bicycle) except as permitted

0.75

0

396. 

RR 288(4)

Driver on path (other than rider of bicycle or driver entering road from road-related area or adjacent land or vice versa) fail to give way to other road users/animals on path

1

3

397. 

RR 289(2)

Driver on nature strip (other than animal rider or driver entering road from road-related area or adjacent land or vice versa) fail to give way to other road users/animals on nature strip

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

398. 

RR 290

Drive on traffic island (other than on central island in roundabout) except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

0

399. 

RR 291

Start vehicle or drive causing unnecessary noise/smoke

0.75

0

400. 

RR 292

Drive/tow vehicle with improperly secured/placed load or projecting load likely to injure/damage/obstruct

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

0

400A. 

RR 292A

Drive/tow a vehicle with load improperly restrained and able to move

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

0

401. 

RR 293(2)

Driver fail to remove/have removed from road, as soon as safely can, any thing fallen/put from driver's vehicle (when possibility of injury/damage/obstruction)

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

0

402. 

RR 294(1)

Tow motor vehicle when unsafe to do so and without having control of towed vehicle

1.25

0

403. 

RR 294(1)

Tow motor vehicle when unsafe to do so and without having a relevantly licensed driver steering and operating brakes of towed vehicle

1.25

0

404. 

RR 294(2)

Motor vehicle driver tow trailer when unsafe to do so and when unable to control trailer's movement

1.25

0

405. 

RR 295(1)

Motor vehicle driver tow vehicle with overlong towline and not having required warning material

1

0

406. 

RR 296(1)

Reverse vehicle when unsafe

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

0

407. 

RR 296(2)

Reverse vehicle further than reasonable in circumstances

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

408. 

RR 297(1)

Drive without proper control of vehicle

1

0

409. 

RR 297(1A)

Drive with person or animal in the driver's lap

1

0

410. 

RR 297(2)

Drive motor vehicle without clear view of road and traffic ahead, behind and to each side

1

0

411. 

RR 297(3)

Ride motor bike with animal on motor bike that interferes with rider's control or prevents clear view of road

1

0

412. 

RR 298

Drive motor vehicle towing trailer with person in/on it except as permitted

1

0

413. 

RR 299(1)

Drive vehicle with TV/VDU image visible to driver or likely to distract another driver

1

0

414. 

RR 300(1)

Drive using mobile phone (when vehicle moving or stationary, but not parked) except to make or receive audio phone call from phone secured in mounting or not required to be touched

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

2

3

414A. 

RR 300(1A)

Drive vehicle under learner licence, or P1 provisional licence, while using mobile phone when vehicle moving or stationary, but not parked

2

3

Subdivision 46 - Miscellaneous animal offences
[Subdivision 46 of Division 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2017, No. 63, Applied:27 Sep 2017]

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

  

Note For additional local livestock offences see items 424 to 435.

  

415. 

RR 301(1)

Lead or tether animal to motor vehicle whilst driving except as permitted

0.75

0

416. 

RR 301(2)

Passenger lead animal whilst in/on moving motor vehicle except as permitted

0.75

0

417. 

RR 301(3)

Rider of a bicycle lead or tether animal to bicycle when riding unless permitted

0.75

0

418. 

RR 302

Animal rider fail to give way to pedestrian on footpath/nature strip

0.50

0

419. 

RR 303(1)

Ride animal more than 2 abreast (other than on multi-lane road)

0.75

0

420. 

RR 303(2)

Ride animal more than 2 abreast (in a marked lane)

0.75

0

421. 

RR 303(4)

Ride animal more than 1.5 metres abreast of another animal rider

0.75

0

Subdivision 47 - Obeying direction offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

422. 

RR 304(1)

Fail to obey reasonable direction by police officer/authorised person for safe and efficient traffic regulation

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

1.25

0

  

(b) any other driver

1.25

3

  

(c) pedestrian

1.25

0

Subdivision 48 - Local police officer/authorised person offences
Local police officer/authorised person offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

423. 

RR 354(2)

Fail to obey direction of police officer/authorised person (when found committing or when reasonably believed to have committed offence against the Traffic Act 1925 , Passenger Transport Services Act 2011 or Taxi and Hire Vehicle Industries Act 2008 )

2.25

0

Subdivision 49 - Local livestock offences
Local livestock offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

424. 

RR 356(1)(a)

Fail to stop before reaching livestock obstructing progress

1

0

425. 

RR 356(1)(b)

Proceed past livestock before way cleared to proceed safely

1

0

426. 

RR 356(3)

Person leading livestock fail to clear way for driver as soon as practicable

0.75

0

427. 

RR 357(1)

Fail to give effective and sufficient warning of livestock presence on road as required (during daylight)

1.25

0

428. 

RR 358(1)

Lead livestock on road at night except as permitted

1.75

0

429. 

RR 358(2)

Lead livestock on road at night with no flashing/rotating amber light warning road users

1.75

0

430. 

RR 359(1)(a)

Lead livestock on National Land Transport Network/State highway/subsidiary road without one person at front and one at rear

1.75

0

431. 

RR 359(1)(b)

Lead livestock on road (other than National Land Transport Network/State highway/subsidiary road) without one person at front and one at rear or without at least one person assisted by prescribed dog

1.75

0

432. 

RR 360(1)

Lead livestock on National Land Transport Network without permit

1.25

0

433. 

RR 360(8)

Contravene permit condition for livestock on National Land Transport Network

1.25

0

434. 

RR 360(9)

Fail to immediately produce permit to lead livestock on National Land Transport Network

0.75

0

435. 

RR 361(3)

Fail to stop/remain stopped as directed on approaching restive/alarmed animals

0.75

0

Subdivision 50 - Miscellaneous local offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

436. 

RR 363(1)

Turn right or left at traffic lights intersection at more than 20km/h

0.75

2

437. 

RR 364(1)

Drive ride-on lawnmower on road (excluding road-related area but including shoulder, footpath, bicycle path) except as permitted

0.75

0

438. 

RR 365(1)

Travel in/on wheeled recreational device or wheeled toy on a road past a no wheeled recreational devices or toys road marking

0.25

0

439. 

RR 366(a)

Travel in/on wheeled recreational device/toy without due care and attention

0.50

0

440. 

RR 366(b)

Travel in/on wheeled recreational device/toy on road without reasonable consideration for other road users

0.25

0

441. 

RR 367(1)

Drive without due care and attention

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

442. 

RR 367(2)

Drive without reasonable consideration for other road users

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.50

0

  

(b) any other driver

0.75

0

Subdivision 51 - Local transitional rule offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

443. 

RR 371(1)

Driver cross 2 broken parallel dividing lines except as permitted

  
  

(a) rider of a bicycle

0.75

0

  

(b) any other driver

1

3

444. 

RR 374(1)

Exceed 40km/h by less than 10km/h within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning sign and warning light

0.50

2

445. 

RR 374(1)

Exceed 40km/h by 10 to 14km/h within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning sign and warning light

0.75

2

446. 

RR 374(1)

Exceed 40km/h by 15 to 22km/h within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning sign and warning light

1

3

447. 

RR 374(1)

Exceed 40km/h by 23 to 29km/h within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning sign and warning light

1.75

3

448. 

RR 374(1)

Exceed 40km/h by 30 to 37km/h within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning sign and warning light

3

5

449. 

RR 374(1)

Exceed 40km/h by 38 to 44km/h within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning sign and warning light

4.25

6

450. 

RR 374(1)

Exceed 40km/h by 45km/h or more within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning sign and warning light

5.75

6

PART 2 - Vehicle and Traffic Offences
Division 1 - Vehicle and Traffic Act 1999
Subdivision 1 - Licensing Offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

451. 

VT 8(1)

Drive without a driver licence of the relevant class (within 3 months expiry of such licence)

1

0

452. 

VT 8(3)

Employ/cause/permit another person to drive without a driver licence of the relevant class (within 3 months expiry of such licence)

1

0

453. 

VT 12(1)

Fail to comply with conditions of driver licence

1.25

0

454. 

VT 12(2)

Fail to comply with conditions of Australian driver licence issued under corresponding law

1.25

0

455. 

VT 12(3)

Fail to comply with conditions of foreign driver licence

1.25

0

456. 

VT 12(4)

Employ/cause/permit another person to drive in breach of conditions of Australian/foreign driver licence

1.25

0

Subdivision 2 - Ancillary certificate offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

457. 

VT 14(4)

Use motor vehicle for providing driving instruction for reward without certificate of roadworthiness in force

1.25

0

458. 

VT 14(4)

Permit use of motor vehicle for providing driving instruction for reward without certificate of roadworthiness in force

1.25

0

459. 

VT 14(4)

Use vehicle not fitted with dual controls as required for providing driving instruction for reward

1.75

0

460. 

VT 14(4)

Permit use of vehicle not fitted with dual controls as required for providing driving instruction for reward

1.75

0

461. 

VT 16(1)

Fail to comply with conditions of ancillary certificate

1.25

0

462. 

VT 16(3)

Employ/cause/permit another person to provide driving instruction for reward contrary to conditions of ancillary certificate

1.25

0

463. 

VT 16(3)

Employ/cause/permit another person to drive a public passenger vehicle contrary to conditions of ancillary certificate

1.25

0

Subdivision 3 - Registration offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

464. 

VT 27(1)

Use unregistered motor vehicle (registration not suspended/cancelled)

1.25

0

465. 

VT 27(1)

Use/permit use of unregistered motor vehicle (registration not suspended/cancelled) (photographic detection device)

1.25

0

466. 

VT 27(1)

Use unregistered trailer (registration not suspended/cancelled)

1.25

0

467. 

VT 27(1)

Permit use of unregistered trailer (registration not suspended/cancelled)

1.25

0

468. 

VT 27(1)

Use/permit use of unregistered trailer (registration not suspended/cancelled) (photographic detection device)

1.25

0

469. 

VT 27(1)

Permit use of unregistered motor vehicle (registration not suspended/cancelled)

1.75

0

470. 

VT 28(3)

Contravene condition on use of vehicle imposed under corresponding law (registration/trade plate/short term unregistered vehicle permit)

1.25

0

471. 

VT 28(3)

Permit contravention of condition on use of vehicle imposed under corresponding law (registration/trade plate/short term unregistered vehicle permit)

1.25

0

472. 

VT 29(3)

Contravene/permit contravention of requirement/condition on use of vehicle registered under foreign law

1.25

0

473. 

VT 30(1)

Use motor vehicle in breach of registration condition

1.25

0

474. 

VT 30(1)

Permit use of motor vehicle in breach of registration condition

1.25

0

475. 

VT 30(1)

Use trailer in breach of registration condition

1.25

0

476. 

VT 30(1)

Permit use of trailer in breach of registration condition

1.25

0

477. 

VT 30(2)

Use motor vehicle in breach of short term unregistered vehicle permit condition

1.25

0

478. 

VT 30(2)

Use trailer in breach of short term unregistered vehicle permit condition

1.25

0

479. 

VT 30(2)

Permit use of motor vehicle in breach of short term unregistered vehicle permit condition

1.25

0

480. 

VT 30(2)

Permit use of trailer in breach of short term unregistered vehicle permit condition

1.25

0

481. 

VT 30(2)

Use motor vehicle in breach of trade plate condition

1.25

0

482. 

VT 30(2)

Use trailer in breach of trade plate condition

1.25

0

483. 

VT 30(2)

Permit use of motor vehicle in breach of trade plate condition

1.25

0

484. 

VT 30(2)

Permit use of trailer in breach of trade plate condition

1.25

0

Subdivision 4 - Motor tax offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

485. 

VT 36(1)

Use registered vehicle that has been altered/had alteration to its configuration/use with increased motor tax liability (without upgrade or temporary upgrade permit in force)

1.75

0

486. 

VT 36(1)

Permit use of registered vehicle that has been altered/had alteration to its configuration/use with increased motor tax liability (without upgrade or temporary upgrade permit in force)

1.75

0

Subdivision 5 - Compliance offences

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

487. 

VT 46(2)

Fail to stop/remain stopped when directed/signalled (inspection, investigation, inquiry)

1.25

0

488. 

VT 46(2)

Fail to stop/remain stopped when directed/signalled

2.25

0

489. 

VT 46(3)

Unload/alter position of load on vehicle or combination, or cause/permit vehicle or combination to be unloaded or position of load altered before vehicle is inspected

2.25

0

490. 

VT 46A(1)

Fail to carry and produce Australian driver licence (other than a restricted driver licence) while driving, or in charge of, a motor vehicle on a public street or instructing a person learning to drive a motor vehicle on a public street

0.50

0

491. 

VT 46A(1)

Fail to carry and produce restricted driver licence while driving, or in charge of, a motor vehicle on a public street

1.25

0

492. 

VT 46A(2)

Fail to carry and produce foreign driver licence (and English translation where required) or international driving permit while driving, or in charge of, a motor vehicle on a public street

0.50

0

493. 

VT 46A(3)

Fail to carry and produce ancillary certificate while driving, or in charge of, a motor vehicle or engaging in other activity for which that certificate is required

1.25

0

494. 

VT 47(1)

Driver fail to produce for inspection a document required to be carried by driver or to be carried in/on vehicle (other than an Australian driver licence, foreign driver licence or ancillary certificate)

1.25

0

495. 

VT 47(3)

Person apparently in charge of vehicle (other than driver) fail to produce for inspection document required to be carried in/on vehicle

1.25

0

496. 

VT 47(4)

Fail to produce document for inspection within 7 days

1.25

0

497. 

VT 48(1)

Fail to deliver into custody as required an Australian driver licence/ancillary certificate or related document

1.75

0

498. 

VT 48(3)

Registered operator fail to deliver number plate/registration label/certificate of registration/trade plate/short term unregistered vehicle permit or any other required document issued under Act into custody as required

1.75

0

499. 

VT 48(3)

Fail to deliver plate/label/certificate/permit/  other document issued under Act into custody of the Registrar/police officer/authorised officer as required

1.75

0

500. 

VT 48(4A)

Fail to deliver document/record/logbook issued or required to be kept under Act into custody of the Commission/police officer/authorised officer as required

1.75

0

501. 

VT 48(5)

Fail to have Australian/foreign driver licence or ancillary certificate available for production and fail to produce in court proceedings

1

0

502. 

VT 48(6)

Fail to produce for inspection, when asked by police/authorised officer, record required to be kept under regulations

1.75

0

503. 

VT 49(6)

Fail to comply with direction of police officer/authorised officer at inspection to move vehicle/open compartment/demonstrate operation of vehicle or equipment or to answer question

2.25

0

504. 

VT 49A(3)

Fail to comply with police officer/authorised officer direction to unload/secure all/part of load

2.25

0

505. 

VT 50(8)

Fail to produce motor vehicle for inspection (on Registrar's written notice) as required

1.75

0

506. 

VT 50(8)

Fail to produce trailer for inspection (on Registrar's written notice) as required

1.75

0

507. 

VT 55(3)

Fail to comply with Registrar's written requirement to provide specified information/evidence/ documents for inspection, or attend for identification (to correct/complete relevant register entry)

1.25

0

508. 

VT 56A(7)

Fail to comply with police direction (when temporary closure of public street or prohibition on its use  – public event)

1.25

0

509. 

VT 56B(2)

Fail to comply with police direction (when temporary closure of public street or prohibition on its use  – danger or obstruction)

1.25

0

Division 2 - Vehicle and Traffic (Driver Licensing and Vehicle Registration) Regulations 2021
[Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]
Subdivision 1 - Learner, provisional and conditional licence offences
[Subdivision 1 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2020, No. 74, Applied:01 Dec 2020] [Subdivision 1 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]

Col 1

Col 2

Col 3

Col 4

Col 5

Item

Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

510. 

DLVR 12(2)

Novice driver in novice driver learner stage or novice rider in motorcycle learner stage fail to display clearly visible L-plates as required

0.50

2

511. 

DLVR 12(2)

Learner driver (other than novice driver in novice driver learner stage or novice rider in motorcycle learner stage) fail to display clearly visible L-plates as required

0.50

2

512. 

DLVR 12(3)

Novice driver in novice driver learner stage driving without accompanying person as required

1.25

0

513. 

DLVR 12(3)

Learner driver (other than novice driver) driving without accompanying person as required

1.25

0

514. 

DLVR 13(1)

Drive with L-plate displayed when not learner driver

0.50

0

515. 

DLVR 13(2)

Employing, causing or permitting motor vehicle to be driven without L-plates displayed as required

0.50

0

516. 

DLVR 13(2)

Employing, causing or permitting learner driver (including novice driver in novice driver learner stage) to drive without accompanying person as required

1.25

0

517. 

DLVR 13(2)

Employing, causing or permitting holder of learner motor cycle licence to drive motor cycle on public street carrying another person unless holder permitted by regulation 12(5) of the DLVR

1

0

518. 

DLVR 13(2)

Employing, causing or permitting holder of learner motor cycle licence to drive motor cycle, other than learner approved motor cycle, on public street

1

0

519. 

DLVR 13(2)

Employing, causing or permitting holder of learner motor cycle licence to drive motor cycle on public street unless motor cycle is of a kind prescribed or holder has authorisation

1

0

520. 

DLVR 17(2)

Novice driver or novice rider in P1 stage fail to display clearly visible P-plates as required

0.50

2

521. 

DLVR 17(3)

Novice driver or novice rider in P2 stage fail to display clearly visible P-plates as required

0.50

2

522. 

DLVR 17(5)

Employ/cause/permit novice driver or novice rider in P1 stage or P2 stage to drive without displaying clearly visible P-plates as required

0.50

0

523. 

DLVR 18(1)

Holder of P1 provisional licence, in relation to motor vehicle other than a motor cycle, transporting more than one passenger, who has attained the age of 16 years but not attained the age of 22 years, otherwise than as permitted by regulation 18(2) or 18(3) of the DLVR

1.25

2

524. 

DLVR 19(1)

Holder of P1 provisional licence in relation to motor cycle driving, on public street, motor cycle carrying another person

1

0

525. 

DLVR 19(2)

Holder of P1 provisional licence, in relation to a motor cycle, driving motor cycle on public street otherwise than as permitted by regulation 19(2) of DLVR

1

0

526. 

DLVR 19(4)

Employing, causing or permitting holder of P1 provisional licence in relation to a motor cycle to drive, on public street, motor cycle carrying another person

1

0

527. 

DLVR 19(4)

Employing, causing or permitting holder of P1 provisional licence in relation to a motor cycle to drive motor cycle on public street unless holder permitted by regulation 19(2) of the DLVR

1

0

528. 

DLVR 33(6)

Holder of code X conditional Australian driver licence fail to carry explanatory notice as required

1.25

0

Subdivision 2 - Miscellaneous licensing offences
[Subdivision 2 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]

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Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

529. 

DLVR 44(1)

Fail to notify change of name, residential address, or address for service of notices, within 14 days

0.75

0

530. 

DLVR 44(5)

Fail to attach change of address sticker to driver licence as soon as practicable, and keep attached

0.75

0

Subdivision 3 - General ancillary certificate offences
[Subdivision 3 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]

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Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

531. 

DLVR 52(2)

Fail to display identification card (issued to ancillary certificate holder) in vehicle as required

1.25

0

Subdivision 4 - Document offences
[Subdivision 4 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]

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Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

532. 

DLVR 58(1)

Fail to return driver licence to Registrar within 21 days of service of notice of suspension

1.25

0

533. 

DLVR 58(1)

Fail to return driver licence to Registrar within 21 days of service of notice of cancellation

1.25

0

534. 

DLVR 58(2)

Fail to return ancillary certificate to Registrar within 21 days of service of notice of suspension

1.25

0

535. 

DLVR 58(2)

Fail to return ancillary certificate to Registrar within 21 days of service of notice of cancellation

1.25

0

536. 

DLVR 58(3)

Fail to return restricted driver licence (and any ancillary certificate) to Registrar within 21 days after revocation by court

1.25

0

537. 

DLVR 58(4)

Fail to return driver licence (and any ancillary certificate) to Registrar within 21 days after being disqualified from driving by court or by automatic statutory penalty

1.25

0

538. 

DLVR 59(1)

Fail to return driver licence or ancillary certificate to Registrar for endorsement/replacement within 21 days after service of notice or request

1.25

0

Subdivision 5 - General registration offence
[Subdivision 5 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Amended by S.R. 2017, No. 63, Applied:27 Sep 2017] [Subdivision 5 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]

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Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

539. 

DLVR 80(2)(a)

Fail to stamp/display new reference number as required by Registrar (when no, or altered/defaced, identification number)

1.25

0

540. 

DLVR 80(2)(b)

Fail to make existing identification number illegible and stamp/display new reference number as specified and required by Registrar (when number is same as for other vehicle)

1.25

0

541. 

DLVR 84(6)

Fail to install and keep installed an "operations plate" on conditionally registered vehicle as required

1.25

0

542. 

DLVR 84(6)

Fail to ensure a "certificate of approved operations" carried at all times in conditionally registered vehicle

1.25

0

543. 

DLVR 89(1)

Registered operator fail to ensure within 7 days that vehicle number plate for that vehicle is permanently affixed as required

1

0

544. 

DLVR 89(2)(a)

Registered operator fail to ensure any vehicle number plate cover is clear, clean, untinted, flat over entire surface and has no characteristics preventing production of clear number plate photograph by photographic detection device

1

0

545. 

DLVR 89(2)(b)

Registered operator fail to ensure no object obscures/reduces visibility of any vehicle number plate and that number plate has no characteristics preventing production of clear number plate photograph by photographic detection device

1

0

546. 

DLVR 89(3)

Apply substance to number plate that prevents production of clear number plate photograph by photographic detection device

1

0

547. 

DLVR 89(4)(a)

Use vehicle without number plates issued for the vehicle affixed and displayed as required

1

0

548. 

DLVR 89(4)(a)

Permit use of vehicle without number plates issued for the vehicle affixed and displayed as required

1

0

549. 

DLVR 89(4)(b)

Use vehicle not complying with number plate/cover regulations (other than affix and display)

1

0

550. 

DLVR 89(4)(b)

Permit use of vehicle not complying with number plate/cover regulations (other than affix and display)

1

0

Subdivision 6 - Transfer or surrender of registration offences
[Subdivision 6 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]

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Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

551. 

DLVR 101(4)

Registered operator transferring registration fail to comply with requirements for transfer of vehicle registration

0.75

0

552. 

DLVR 101(6)

Proposed transferee fail to comply with requirements for transfer of vehicle registration

0.75

0

553. 

DLVR 101(7)

Person taking possession of vehicle under court order/powers conferred by security interest fail to comply with requirements for transfer of vehicle registration

0.75

0

Subdivision 7 - Vehicle defect notice offences
[Subdivision 7 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]

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Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

554. 

DLVR 118(3)

Driver fail to give formal warning notice to registered operator as soon as practicable

1

0

555. 

DLVR 119(8)

Driver fail to give vehicle defect notice to registered operator as soon as practicable

1

0

556. 

DLVR 120(5)

Remove/deface a defective vehicle label without authorisation

1.25

0

557. 

DLVR 121(1)

Use vehicle subject of major vehicle defect notice (other than one imposing total prohibition on use) after time allowed for compliance has passed (when notice not complied with)

1.25

3

558. 

DLVR 121(2)

Use vehicle subject of minor vehicle defect notice after time allowed for compliance has passed (when notice not complied with)

1

1

559. 

DLVR 121(3)

Use vehicle with minor vehicle defect notice contrary to a condition of the notice

1

1

560. 

DLVR 121(3)

Use vehicle with major vehicle defect notice contrary to a condition of the notice (other than total prohibition on use)

1.25

3

561. 

DLVR 121(5)

Permit use of vehicle subject of minor vehicle defect notice after time allowed for compliance has passed (when notice not complied with)

1.25

0

562. 

DLVR 121(5)

Permit use of vehicle with minor vehicle defect notice contrary to a condition of the notice

1.25

0

563. 

DLVR 121(5)

Permit use of vehicle subject of major vehicle defect notice (other than one imposing total prohibition on use) after time allowed for compliance has passed (when notice not complied with)

2.25

0

564. 

DLVR 121(5)

Permit use of vehicle with major vehicle defect notice contrary to a condition of the notice (other than total prohibition on use)

2.25

0

Subdivision 8 - Unregistered vehicle offences
[Subdivision 8 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]

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Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

565. 

DLVR 124(1)

Holder of trade plate fail to ensure trade plate used only for prescribed purposes

1.25

0

566. 

DLVR 124(2)

Use trade plate for other than authorised purpose

1.25

0

567. 

DLVR 124(2)

Permit use of trade plate for other than authorised purpose

1.25

0

568. 

DLVR 124(3)

Use unregistered vehicle under authority of trade plate without plate being temporarily fixed to rear of vehicle in appropriate position or displayed in way acceptable to Registrar

1

0

569. 

DLVR 124(3)

Permit use of unregistered vehicle under authority of trade plate without plate being temporarily fixed to rear of vehicle in appropriate position or displayed in way acceptable to Registrar

1

0

570. 

DLVR 126(5)

Holder of short term unregistered vehicle permit fail to ensure such permit is affixed, carried or removed as required

1

0

571. 

DLVR 126(6)

Use vehicle under short term unregistered vehicle permit without permit affixed or carried as required

1

0

572. 

DLVR 126(6)

Permit use of vehicle under short term unregistered vehicle permit without permit affixed or carried as required

1

0

Subdivision 9 - Miscellaneous registration offences
[Subdivision 9 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]

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Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

573. 

DLVR 136(9)

Registered operator fail to affix and keep affixed as required vehicle inspection label (under vehicle inspection program)

0.75

0

574. 

DLVR 136(9)(a)

Registered operator fail to affix inspection label to vehicle in accordance with instructions issued under regulation 136(8) of DLVR

1

0

575. 

DLVR 136(9)(b)

Registered operator fail to keep inspection label affixed (unless removal of label authorised under regulation 136(10) of DLVR) to vehicle until date vehicle next inspected under vehicle inspection program

1

0

576. 

DLVR 136(10)

Remove/deface current inspection label (under vehicle inspection program) without authority

1

0

577. 

DLVR 136(12)

Use vehicle on public street that has not passed inspection (after completion of that inspection) under vehicle inspection program

1

0

578. 

DLVR 136(12)

Permit use of vehicle on public street that has not passed inspection (after completion of that inspection) under vehicle inspection program

1

0

579. 

DLVR 136(12)(a)

Operate vehicle on public street for hire or reward if vehicle has not been presented for inspection required under vehicle inspection program

1.50

0

580. 

DLVR 136(12)(a)

Permit operation of vehicle on public street for hire or reward if vehicle has not been presented for inspection required under vehicle inspection program

1.50

0

581. 

DLVR 136(12)(b)

Use vehicle on public street if vehicle does not pass inspection under vehicle inspection program

1.50

0

582. 

DLVR 136(12)(b)

Permit use of vehicle on public street if vehicle does not pass inspection under vehicle inspection program

1.50

0

583. 

DLVR 138

Use modified vehicle not complying with relevant vehicle standard or if modification is unacceptable to Registrar

1.25

0

584. 

DLVR 138

Permit use of modified vehicle not complying with relevant vehicle standard or if modification is unacceptable to Registrar

1.25

0

585. 

DLVR 141(1)

Fail to notify Registrar within 14 days of change of circumstance affecting information recorded in register (about registered operator/registered vehicle)

0.75

0

586. 

DLVR 141(3)

Fail to notify Registrar within 14 days after any change affecting information recorded in register about a short term unregistered vehicle permit (about vehicle or holder)

0.75

0

587. 

DLVR 141(4)

Fail to notify Registrar within 14 days of change of circumstance affecting information recorded in register about holder of trade plate/business carried on by holder of trade plate

0.75

0

588. 

DLVR 142(1)

Fail to return number plates as required after cancellation or expiry without renewal

0.75

0

589. 

DLVR 142(3)

Fail to return trade plates as required after cancellation or expiry without renewal

0.75

0

590. 

DLVR 142(4)

Fail to return number plate/trade plate as required by terms on issue

0.75

0

591. 

DLVR 142(5)

Fail to return number plate/trade plate as and when required by Registrar's written notice

1

0

592. 

DLVR 143

Fail to return certificate of registration as required by Registrar (on cancellation or expiry without renewal)

1

0

Subdivision 10 - Temporary upgrade permit offences
[Subdivision 10 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]

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Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

593. 

DLVR 146(7)

Use vehicle for which temporary upgrade permit in force contrary to conditions of permit

1.25

0

594. 

DLVR 146(7)

Permit use of vehicle for which temporary upgrade permit in force contrary to conditions of permit

1.25

0

595. 

DLVR 146(8)

Use vehicle for which temporary upgrade permit in force without ensuring permit carried in vehicle

1

0

596. 

DLVR 146(8)

Permit use of vehicle for which temporary upgrade permit in force without ensuring permit carried in vehicle

1

0

597. 

DLVR 153(4)

Fail to affix and keep affixed distinctive number plates to truck as required (farm vehicle rebate)

0.75

0

598. 

DLVR 153(6)(b)

Fail to return truck distinctive number plates within 14 days of cessation of entitlement to farm vehicle rebate (motor tax)

0.75

0

Subdivision 11 - Interchangeable trailer offences
[Subdivision 11 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]

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Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

599. 

DLVR 154(4)

Fail to affix and keep affixed distinctive number plate to vehicle as required (interchangeable trailer)

0.75

0

600. 

DLVR 154(6)(b)

Fail to return distinctive number plate on cessation of entitlement to rebate (interchangeable trailer) within 14 days

0.75

0

601. 

DLVR 154(9)(a)

Fail to return distinctive number plate (interchangeable trailer rebate) within 14 days of Registrar's written notice that rebate ceased

0.75

0

Subdivision 12 - Miscellaneous offences
[Subdivision 12 of Division 2 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 Substituted by S.R. 2021, No. 29, Applied:01 Jun 2021]

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Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

602. 

DLVR 174(10)

Fail to deliver to Registrar within allowed time a document, plate or device as required by a recall notice (on issue of duplicate or replacement)

1.75

0

Division 3 - Vehicle and Traffic (Vehicle Operations) Regulations 2014
Subdivision 1 - Tyre pressure offences

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Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

622. 

VOR 7

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle with tyres exceeding pressure requirements

1

0

Subdivision 2 - Vehicle/load dimension offences - general

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Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

623. 

VOR 8(1)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, oversize vehicle that is light vehicle without booms fully retracted and the vehicle and load reduced to smallest practical dimensions

1.25

0

624. 

VOR 8(2)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle or light combination loaded so as not to minimise its dimensions

1.25

0

625. 

VOR 10(1)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle, inclusive of load, in contravention of vehicle width requirements

1.75

0

626. 

VOR 11

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light motor vehicle in contravention of length requirements

1.75

0

627. 

VOR 12(1) or (2)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light semi-trailer or dog trailer in contravention of trailer length requirements

1

0

628. 

VOR 13

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light combination in contravention of combination length requirements

1.75

0

629. 

VOR 14(1), (3), or (4)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle in contravention of rear overhang requirements

1.75

0

630. 

VOR 15(1) or (2)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, dog or pig trailer in contravention of trailer drawbar length requirements

1

0

631. 

VOR 16(2)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle or livestock carrier in contravention of vehicle height requirements

1.75

0

632. 

VOR 17(2)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light motor vehicle or light combination in contravention of ground clearance requirements

1

0

Subdivision 3 - Vehicle/load dimension offences - mass

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Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

633. 

VOR 19

Use, or cause or permit the use of, overmass light vehicle or light combination (exceeding mass by not more than 1 tonne)

0.75

0

634. 

VOR 19

Use, or cause or permit the use of, overmass light vehicle or light combination (exceeding mass between 1 and 2 tonnes)

1.50

0

635. 

VOR 19

Use, or cause or permit the use of, overmass light vehicle or light combination (exceeding mass between 2 and 3 tonnes)

2.50

0

636. 

VOR 19

Use, or cause or permit the use of, overmass light vehicle or light combination (exceeding mass between 3 and 4 tonnes)

3.25

0

637. 

VOR 19

Use, or cause or permit the use of, overmass light vehicle or light combination (exceeding mass between 4 and 5 tonnes)

4.25

0

638. 

VOR 20(1)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle in breach of wheel load mass, or axle load mass, limit (exceeding mass by not more than 1 tonne)

0.75

0

639. 

VOR 20(1)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle in breach of wheel load mass, or axle load mass, limit (exceeding mass between 1 and 2 tonnes)

1.50

0

640. 

VOR 20(1)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle in breach of wheel load mass, or axle load mass, limit (exceeding mass between 2 and 3 tonnes)

2.50

0

641. 

VOR 20(1)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle in breach of wheel load mass, or axle load mass, limit (exceeding mass between 3 and 4 tonnes)

3.25

0

642. 

VOR 20(1)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle in breach of wheel load mass, or axle load mass, limit (exceeding mass between 4 and 5 tonnes)

4.25

0

643. 

VOR 20(2)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle with tyre load exceeding maximum load capacity as determined by tyre manufacturer

1

0

Subdivision 4 - Load offences

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Legislation creating offence

Offence

Penalty units

Demerit points

644. 

VOR 24(2)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle or light combination without load placed, secured or restrained in accordance with standards recommended in the Load Restraint Guide

1.25

0

645. 

VOR 25(1)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle or light combination so loaded as to allow load to fall from vehicle, move or flap or sway so as to be likely to cause danger to person/property

2.25

0

646. 

VOR 25(2)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle or light combination so loaded as to allow sand, soil, rocks, stones or gravel or similar to fall or be blown from vehicle

1.25

0

647. 

VOR 27

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle with dangerous projection

2

0

648. 

VOR 29(2)(a)

Use, or cause or permit the use of, light vehicle with front load projection exceeding 1.