Public and private transport
Austroads page with information on medical standards for drivers of private and commercial vehicles. The standards are contained in the document Assessing Fitness to Drive 2012, which replaces the previous standards (Assessing Fitness to Drive 2003).
The Australian Automobile Association site has links to Touring information including driving in Australia for overseas tourists, bringing your car to Australia, taking your car overseas (Carnet de Passages en Douane (CPD)) and international driving permits. The site also covers other issues of interest to Australian motorists.
The Australian Road Rules form the basis of Road Rules of each Australian State and Territory. This page is the latest version of the Australian Road Rules and incorporates the amendments approved by the Australian Transport Council (ATC)
Concessions are available to eligible holders of a concession card such as seniors, people with a disability, carers, veterans, sole parents, widows and students.
A range of concessions is available from the South Australian Government. Find information on concessions and entitlements you may be eligible for by selecting one or more of the available options.
Compare the fuel consumption of different vehicles sold in Australia between 1986 and 2003. The Fuel Consumption Guide database includes passenger cars and four-wheel drives, and light commercial vehicles up to 2.7 tonnes gross vehicle mass.
Provides useful links including timetables, bus, train, motor vehicle, boat, plane information and disability access in Western Australia
The Green Vehicle Guide allows you to see the environmental ratings of new and old vehicles sold in Australia. You can use the guide to see how vehicles compare on greenhouse and air pollution emissions and fuel consumption.
Vehicle importing and certification requirements for those wanting to import vehicles into Australia.
Registering your MyWay card allows you to check your travel balance online and helps protect your balance if your card is lost or stolen.
See timetables for buses, ferries and trains. Find out about concessions and assistance schemes. Top up your 'go' card; or plan a trip with connections between different transport types.
Public transport options in Tasmania include regional and urban bus services, taxis, hire vehicles and water taxis.
Find road, rail and ferry services, news and updates. Includes quick links to Transperth, Transwa and school bus services.
Plan your New South Wales bus, train or ferry trip. View online timetables by day or route number. Site includes links to latest news about public transport.
Information about public transport services in Darwin, the rural areas of the Northern Territory and Alice Springs.
The Public Transport Victoria [PTV) page about public transport options in Victoria. Includes links to metropolitan and regional services, timetables, tickets, fares and fines.
Find information about getting to and around Adelaide and South Australia. Includes information on using South Australia's public transport system, places to see, driving in South Australia and trains to Adelaide and interstate.
Find out about Queensland public transport concessions for pensioner concession, seniors card and gold repatriation card holders; discounts for children and students; and free travel for children under 5 years of age, Vision Impairment Travel Pass holders and the attendant carer of a Companion Card holder.
The New South Wales Government provides subsidised or concession travel to a wide range of people within specified target groups. These include school and tertiary students, jobseekers, apprentices, trainees, people with disabilities, certain ex-members of the Defence Forces, pensioners, NSW Seniors Card holders and war widow/ers.
Find information about concessions, travel fares and free travel options in the Northern Territory. Links on the page include maps, routes and timetables, lost property, interchanges, public and school buses.
Access to ACT information on transport, including public transport, cycling and walking, and road maintenance.
Page containing information on public transport and private vehicles in Australia to help intending and newly-arrived migrants and refugees settle in Australia. Contains links to other information including public transport information in each state and territory.
Provides information about transport, vehicles and licences which cover public transport - tram, train and buses, road transport and safety, vehicle registration, driver licences, freight, transport infrastructure and planning, freeways, shipping, marine safety and boat licences.
Transport index page links to a range of transport related information including licence and registration information, concessions, safety, and roads and public transport information which is primarily concerned with roads, bridges, passenger and freight transport services.
Provides information about driving and public transport in Queensland.
Provides access to information and services on transport and travel options in the Northern Territory.
Topic page of the Australian Capital Territory Government entry point providing links to information on topics such as Buses, Driver licences and testing, Parking, Road vehicles, Roads and traffic, Traffic and parking infringements and Vehicle registration.
Provides links to licensing, vehicles and registration, public transport, cycling, safety and penalties.
The Truck Buyers Guide can help business owners who require a small-medium sized truck, but do not have a detailed knowledge of truck specifications and performance. It provides a step by step guide to help you make a well informed choice that suits your business needs while minimising fuel consumption.
Links to Vehicle Standards, Vehicle Recalls and Vehicle Safety Measures.