COVID-19 update for NSW roads and waterway users
The latest updates on how travel, driver programs and services, and boating are affected by COVID-19 restrictions.
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To help stop the spread of COVID-19, you must stay at home unless it’s absolutely necessary. Here’s what you need to know for essential travel.
Transport for NSW considers the following services to be important public services that customers may still lawfully access.
Learner drivers may continue to take driving including safer driver courses, rider training and heavy vehicle driver assessment. Find what you need to know about COVID-19 restrictions as a learner.
Customers whose learner driver licence expires while driver testing is postponed are eligible for a fee waiver on their first DKT. See Service NSW for more details.
We understand the critical role transporting freight is playing as the state deals with the COVID-19 outbreak. Here’s what you need to know to enable this to continue.
See what steps are being taken by Transport industry partners across construction sites and workplaces to reduce the risks associated with the coronavirus outbreak.
If you need a safety inspection (pink slip) to register your vehicle, you may still leave your home to take your vehicle to an Authorised Inspection Station. Check our COVID-19 advice on renewing.
If you need to visit a service centre to renew your licence, requirements may have changed. Online licence renewal has not been affected. Check you have the most up-to-date info.
Driver testing across NSW has been postponed for a minimum period of 2 months. Some exclusions apply, including the heavy vehicle competency assessment and priority testing in cases of urgent need.
Driver Knowledge Tests (DKTs), booked appointments and other transactions have temporarily changed to help slow the spread of COVID-19. Check how this might affect you.
To protect our community and help slow the spread of COVID-19, we’re implementing temporary measures to assist our customers. Find out how some of our transactions have changed.
To help minimise face-to-face contact, people with mobility disability can now apply for and renew parking concessions online. See Service NSW for details.