We regularly review the Australian Road Rules (ARRs) to ensure the rules remain current and fit for purpose. The aim of this work is to consider how changes may improve the rules and support safety on Australian roads.
We are currently seeking stakeholder feedback on the proposed amendments to the Australian Road Rules. Your comments regarding the draft changes will inform the recommendations we present to ministers at the Infrastructure and Transport Ministers’ Meeting in 2023.
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Australian Road Rules 14th Amendment Package Explanatory Document
The model ARRs form the basis of road rules of each Australian state and territory. They contain the basic rules for all road users and specify behaviour that supports the safe and efficient use of roads in Australia.
We are responsible for developing and maintaining the Australian Road Rules. However, they are a model law and, as such, must be adopted into local state and territory laws to take legal effect.
Visit the ARRs page for more details.