Safety and rules
Roads and Maritime Services is committed to your safety on NSW roads.
Takata airbag recall
How to comply with the compulsory Takata airbag recall. Find out more about Takata airbag recall
In this section...
Information on demerit points, offences, fines, licence suspensions and other penalties for drivers who break the law.
The road rules are a framework for safe and efficient movement of traffic on NSW roads.
All road users in NSW should be able to arrive safely at their destinations.
Roadside tributes placed around the NSW road network acknowledge the death of a person who may have been involved in road trauma.
Key safe driving behaviours which are useful for all drivers, including basic driving techniques, distractions and risks, and what to do in the event of a crash.
It is an offence for any vehicle to travel faster than the speed limit. Increased speed means not only an increased risk of crashing but also increased severity if a crash occurs.