Parking and traffic fines

Listed below are the penalties prescribed pursuant to Section 108 of the Transport Operations (Road Use Management) Act 1995.

As at 1 July 2014, the value of a penalty unit is equal to $113.85. The fine amount must be rounded down to the nearest dollar after the calculation. For example, the fine amount for an infringement of 2 penalty units is: 2 x $113.85 = $227.70; the rounded down fine amount is $227.

Where the minor traffic offence is an offence against:

Section Offence Penalty
167 of Part 12 of the Regulation No Stopping signs 1 penalty unit
168 of Part 12 of the Regulation No Parking signs 1 penalty unit
169 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping on a road with a yellow edge line 1 penalty unit
170 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in or near an intersection 1.5 penalty units
171 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping on or near a children’s crossing 1.5 penalty units
172 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping on or near a pedestrian crossing [except at an intersection] 1.5 penalty units
173 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping on or near a marked foot crossing [except at an intersection] 1.5 penalty units
174 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping at or near bicycle crossing lights [except at an intersection] 1.5 penalty units
175 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping on or near a level crossing 1.5 penalty units
176 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping on a clearway 2 penalty units
177 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping on a freeway 1.5 penalty units
178 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in an emergency stopping lane 1.5 penalty units
179(1) of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a loading zone commercial vehicle no permit 1 penalty unit
179(2) of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a loading zone longer than permitted 1 penalty unit
179(2A) of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a loading zone longer than permitted 1 penalty unit
179(2B) of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a loading zone longer than permitted 1 penalty unit
180 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a truck zone 0.75 penalty units
181 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a works zone 0.75 penalty units
182 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a taxi zone 1 penalty unit
183 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a bus zone 1.5 penalty units
185 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a permit zone 0.75 penalty units
186 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a mail zone 1 penalty unit
187 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a bus lane, tram lane, transit lane, truck lane or on tram tracks 1.5 penalty units
188 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a shared zone 0.75 penalty units
189 of Part 12 of the Regulation Double parking 0.75 penalty units
190 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in or near a safety zone 1.5 penalty units
191 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping near an obstruction 0.75 penalty units
192(1) of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping on a bridge or similar structure 1.5 penalty units
192(2) of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a tunnel underpass 1.5 penalty units
193 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping on a crest or curve outside a built-up area 1 penalty unit
194 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping near a fire hydrant 1.5 penalty units
195 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping at or near a bus stop 1.5 penalty units
196 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping at or near a tram stop 1.5 penalty units
197 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping on a path, dividing strip or nature strip 0.75 penalty units
198 of Part 12 of the Regulation Obstructing access to and from a footpath, driveway 1 penalty unit
199 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping near a postbox 0.75 penalty units
201 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping on a road with bicycle parking sign 0.75 penalty units
202 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping on a road with motor bike parking sign 0.75 penalty units
203 of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a parking area for people with disabilities 2 penalty units
203A of Part 12 of the Regulation Stopping in a slip lane 1.5 penalty units
205 of Part 12 of the Regulation Parking for longer than indicated 0.75 penalty units
208 of Part 12 of the Regulation Parallel parking on a road 1 penalty unit
209 of Part 12 of the Regulation Parallel parking in a median strip parking area 0.75 penalty units
210 of Part 12 of the Regulation Angle parking 0.75 penalty units
211 of Part 12 of the Regulation Parking in parking bays 0.75 penalty units
212 of Part 12 of the Regulation Entering and leaving a median strip parking area 0.75 penalty units
74(1) of Part 12 of the Act Contravention of an indication given by an emergency vehicles sign 1.5 penalty units
74(1) of Part 12 of the Act Contravention of an indication given by a park rear in sign 0.75 penalty units
74(1) of Part 12 of the Act Contravention of an indication given by a sign not otherwise specified in this Schedule 1 penalty unit
106 of the Act Paid Parking & Paid Parking Offences 0.75 penalty units