Centre for Road Safety

Centre for Road Safety

P-plate drivers

Find out which vehicles you are allowed to drive
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Go Together

Minimum Passing Distance enforces safe space for cyclists
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Road Safety Plan 2021

Reducing fatalities and serious injuries on NSW roads
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Centre for Road Safety News

Used Car Safety Ratings 2021

Our latest safety ratings help you make the safest choice among second-hand vehicles, with Safer Picks not only providing excellent protection for drivers, but also causing less serious injury to other drivers, pedestrians, bicycle riders and motorcyclists in a crash. Read more

Anywhere, anytime. New changes to road safety laws

Since 28 June 2021 a new law introduced harsher penalties for combined drink and drug driving offences and is rolling out changes to the NSW mobile speed camera program to help stem trauma on our roads. Read more

Safer Roads Program

Use our interactive map to find Safer Roads Program projects in your area that will help reduce road trauma. The map includes projects across NSW that are planned, in progress and completed. Read more

Mobile phone detection cameras

Mobile phone detection cameras, including fixed and transportable cameras, target drivers and riders illegally using a mobile phone across NSW anywhere, anytime. Read more

Mobile phone demerit point increase

In NSW, drivers who use a mobile phone illegally will be penalised five demerit points. If caught during double demerit periods, drivers who break the rules will be penalised 10 demerit points. Read more