Centre for Road Safety

Roads and Maritime Services

P-plate drivers

Find which vehicles P-platers can drive.

Find which vehicles you are allowed to drive

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Motorcycle lane filtering

Animated videos explain misunderstood road rules.

Our animation explains how the new laws work

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Child car seats

Baby in a child car seat.

Make the safest choice - find and compare over 200 seats

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Centre for Road Safety News

New research highlights drug driving danger

About 166 people died on NSW roads between 2010 and 2013 in crashes where drivers had at least one of three illegal drugs - cannabis, speed or ecstasy - in their systems. Read more

Mandatory alcohol interlock laws

From 1 February 2015 NSW drivers convicted of serious and repeat drink driving offences may be ordered to fit alcohol interlock devices to their vehicles. Read more

Pedestrian and cyclist action plans

Our separate new three-year plans for pedestrians and cyclists will trial new safety measures and encourage better interaction between all road users. Read more

Safety around schools guide

Our new Safety around schools guide has important information for principals, parents and members of school communities. Read more

Download the Speed Adviser smartphone app

The Speed Adviser app is designed to reduce speeding and save lives, with free access to accurate speed zone information and warnings covering the NSW road network. Read more