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New Offences Table

New Traffic Infringement Notices

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Most Common Traffic Infringement Notice Offences

Road Rule Reference Offence Descripton $ Fine Demerit Points
SEATBELT OFFENCES
     
RR 264(1) Driver fail to wear properly adjusted and fastened seatbelt (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked) $300 3
RR 265(1) Passenger (aged 16 or over) fail to wear properly adjusted and fastened seatbelt (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked) $300 0
RR 266(1) Driver fail to ensure passenger under 16 years is restrained as required (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked) $350 3
RR 265(3) Driver fail to ensure passenger aged 16 years or over is restrained as required (when vehicle moving/stationary, but not parked). $300 3
RR 268(4A) Drive with passenger in/on part of vehicle not designed primarily for carriage of passengers or goods $350 3
RR 268(4B) Drive with passenger in/on part of vehicle designed primarily for goods carriage unless part is enclosed or passenger occupies suitable seating position and wears seatbelt $350 3
RR 268(1) Travel in/on part of motor vehicle not designed primarily for carriage of passenger/goods $300 0
RR 268(2) Travel in/on unenclosed part of vehicle designed primarily for carriage of goods when not permitted. $300 0
       
SPEEDING      
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by less than 10 km/h $80 2
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by less than 10 km/h (photographic detection device) $80 2
RR 374(1) Exceed 40 km/h within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning sign and warning light by less than 10 km/h
$80 2
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by 10 to 14 km/h
$110 2
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by 10 to 14 km/h (photographic detection device) $110 2
RR 374(1) Exceed 40 km/h within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning sign and warning light by 10 to 14 km/h $110 2
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by 15 to 22 km/h $150 3
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by 15 to 22 km/h (photographic detection device)
$150 3
RR 374(1) Exceed 40 km/h within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning sign and warning light by 15 to 22 km/h
$150 3
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by 23 to 29 km/h
$250 3
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by 23 to 29 km/h (photographic detection device)
$250 3
RR 374(1) Exceed 40 km/h within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning sign and warning light by 23 to 29 km/h
$250 3
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by 30 to 37 km/h $450 5
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by 30 to 37 km/h (photographic detection device)
$450 5
RR 374(1) Exceed 40 km/h within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning sign and warning light by 30 to 37 km/h
$450 5
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by 38 to 44 km/h
$650 6
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by 38 to 44 km/h (photographic detection device) $650 6
RR 374(1) Exceed 40 km/h within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning sign and warning light by 38 to 44 km/h
$650 6
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by 45 km + hr $900 6
RR 20 Exceed applicable speed limit applying to driver for length of road by 45 km+ hr (photographic detection device) $900 6
RR 374(1) Exceed 40 km/h within 50 metres of bus on road displaying school bus warning signal and warning light by 45 km+ $900 6
RR 225(1) Drive vehicle or tow trailer having radar detector (or similar) or with a device for preventing effective use of speed measuring device
$400 0
RR 225(2) Passenger in vehicle or trailer having a device for detecting or preventing effective use of, a speed measuring device $400 0
       
GENERAL OFFENCES
     
VT 27(1)
Use or permit use of an unregistered motor vehicle (registration not suspended or cancelled)
$200 0
MALC 29(1)
Use uninsured (MAIB) vehicle
$200
0
RR 367(1)
Drive without due care and attention
$140
3
RR 56(1)
Fail to stop as required on red traffic light
$140
3
RR 57(1)
Fail to stop as required on yellow traffic light
$100
3
VSR 4(1)(a) re VSRs 47-55 (incl)
Use or cause/permit use of vehicle in contravention of vehicle standards - wheel and tyre requirements
$140
0
DLVR 12(9)
Novice driver or rider in P1 stage fail to display clearly visible P-plates as required
$70
2
RR 167
Driver disobey no stopping sign
$100
0
RR 367(2)
Drive without due consideration for other road users
$140
3
RR 291
Start vehicle or drive causing unnecessary smoke
$100
0
RR 168(1)
Driver disobey no parking sign
$70
0
RR 176(1)
Driver disobey clearway sign when not permitted
$100
0
RR 182(1)
Driver stop in taxi zone
$70
0
VOR 20(1)
Use/cause or permit use of overmass vehicle or combination (exceeding mass by not more than 1 tonne)
$100
0
RR 183(1)
Driver stop in bus zone when not permitted
$70
0
RR 132(2)
Driver fail to keep left of dividing line as required
$200
3
RR 169
Driver stop at side of road with continuous yellow edge line
$100
0
DLVR 63(2)(a)
Registered operator fail to ensure motor vehicle number plate is clean, clear, untinted etc that would prevent photo by photographic detection device
$140
0
VT 46(A)(1)
Fail to carry and produce Australian driver licence when driving, in charge or motor vehicle or instructing a learner driver
$70
0
RR 203(1)
Driver stop in parking area for people with disabilities
$150
0

 

DLVR =
Vehicle and Traffic (Driver licensing and Vehicle Registration) Regulations 2010
MALC =
Motor Accidents Liabilities and Compensation Act 1973
RR =
Road Rules 2009
VOR =
Vehicle and Traffic (Vehicle Operations) Regulations 2001
VSR =
Vehicle and Traffic (Vehicle Standards) Regulations 2001
VT =
Vehicle and Traffic Act 1999