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Public and private transport

Assessing fitness to drive

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).

Austroads

Australian Automobile Association

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.

Australian Automobile Association

Australian road rules

Offers a link to the basic rules of the road for motorists, motorcyclists, cyclists, pedestrians, passengers and others. Used to form the basis of Road Rules of each Australian State and Territory.

National Transport Commission

Concessions - Queensland Government

Concessions are available to eligible holders of a concession card such as seniors, people with a disability, carers, veterans, sole parents, widows and students.

Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services [Qld]

Concessions finder (SA)

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.

Department for Communities and Social Inclusion [SA]

Fuel consumption guide 1986-2003

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.

Department of the Environment

Getting around (WA)

Provides useful links including timetables, bus, train, motor vehicle, boat, plane information and disability access in Western Australia

Government of Western Australia

Green Vehicle Guide

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.

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

Importing vehicles to Australia

Vehicle importing and certification requirements for those wanting to import vehicles into Australia.

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

MyWay Card Registration [ACT]

Registering your MyWay card allows you to check your travel balance online and helps protect your balance if your card is lost or stolen.

ACT Government

Public transport (NT)

Information about public transport services in Darwin, the rural areas of the Northern Territory and Alice Springs.

Department of Transport [NT]

Public transport (Qld)

Provides links to information on public transport – bus, train and ferry, cycling, taxis, school travel and access for mobility impaired.

Queensland Government

Public transport (Tas)

Public transport options in Tasmania include regional and urban bus services, taxis, hire vehicles and water taxis.

Metro Tasmania

Public transport (Vic)

Provides information about public transport options in Victoria. Includes links to metropolitan and regional services, timetables, tickets, fares and fines.

Public Transport Victoria

Public transport (WA)

Find road, rail and ferry services, news and updates. Includes quick links to Transperth, Transwa and school bus services.

Public Transport Authority of Western Australia

Public transport - Plan your bus, train, ferry trip (NSW)

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.

Transport for NSW

Public transport and travel (SA)

Find information about getting to and around Adelaide and South Australia. Includes information on public transport options, getting around with a disability and public transport grants.

Government of South Australia

Public transport concessions (NSW)

NSW 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.

Transport for NSW

Public transport concessions (Qld)

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.

Department of Transport and Main Roads [Qld]

Public transport concessions, fares and free travel (NT)

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.

Department of Transport [NT]

Roads and transport (ACT)

Access to ACT information on transport, including public transport, cycling and walking, and road maintenance.

Road Transport Authority [ACT]

Transport

Provides 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.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Transport & vehicles (Vic)

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.

Victorian Government

Transport (Tas)

Provides 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.

Department of Infrastructure, Energy and Resources [Tas]

Transport and motoring (Qld)

Provides information about driving and public transport in Queensland.

Queensland Government

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