Austroads is the association of Australian and New Zealand road transport and traffic authorities. Austroads members are the six Australian state and two territory road transport and traffic authorities, the Department for Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government, the Australian Local Government Association (ALGA), and Transit New Zealand.
The Australian Government is investing $26.7 billion on road and rail infrastructure through the Nation Building Program.The Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government is delivering this investment through a range of road and rail programs and projects across the National Land Transport Network.
Department of Infrastructure and Transport
Includes links to mobility parking schemes, heavy vehicle driving hours regulations, penalties, demerit point scheme, road users handbook and traffic legislation.
Roads and Maritime Services [NSW]
Provides links to legislation, regulations, changes to road rules, road rules refresher advice, bicycle rules, heavy vehicle rules, traffic signs and wheeled recreational devices.
Department of Transport and Main Roads [Qld]
The Tasmanian Road Rules booklet provides information on road rules, road safety, getting a licence, registering a vehicle and car driver knowledge test questions.
Transport (DIER) Tasmania
Includes links to acts and regulations administered by VicRoads, penalties, driver responsibilities and information for learner drivers.
Includes link to download the Drive Safe book, which provides all drivers with a good overview of the key road rules and the penalties.
Department of Transport [WA]
Contains practical information to help you master the road rules and obtain the other knowledge you will need to pass the Road Ready Course and the Road Rules Knowledge Test.
Road Transport Authority [ACT]
Provides information about road rules, road safety, laws and campaigns. Includes links to information about seat belt and car restraint laws, Australian road rules, police road safety tips and road crash facts.
Government of South Australia
The Northern Territory Road Users' Handbook is a comprehensive guide for the new driver, with important information in relation to obtaining a driver licence, the rules of the road, and basic driving skills. The handbook also explains the Australian Road Rules which are used in each State and Territory of Australia.
Department of Transport [NT]