Cars and driving

Need to know about buying a car, or traffic offences? Have you been booked for something and have to pay a fine?


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The SDRO is responsible for the receipt, processing and enforcement of fines and fees. Find information about penalty notices and enforcement.
Find out about getting a driver or rider licence, registering your vehicle in NSW, road rules and safety, and other information on using NSW roads, such as tolling and trip planning.
A great source of information about insurance issues. Check the Know Your Rights section, the Financial Hazards Hotlist, and find fact sheets in the the Self-Help Centre.

Looking for more? The State Library has a wealth of legal information in its collections. Try searching our various resources to find more.

Legislation and case law

NSW legislation

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NSW caselaw

Find cases from NSW courts and tribunals, including the Supreme Court, Local Court, and the Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT)


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Federal Register of Legislation

Find all Commonwealth legislation, including current and historical Acts, Legislative Instruments, Gazettes and Bills.