New South Wales Consolidated Regulations
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ROAD RULES 2014 - REG 155
155 Tram lanes
(1) A driver (except the driver of a tram, tram recovery
vehicle or public bus) must not drive in a tram lane, unless the driver is
permitted to drive in the tram lane under this rule or rule 158.
Maximum penalty: 20 penalty units.
Note 1 :
"Public bus" ,
"tram recovery vehicle" are defined in the Dictionary.
Note 2 : Rule 158
provides additional exceptions applying to this rule, and also provides a
defence to the prosecution of a driver for an offence against this rule.
A driver may drive in a tram lane if the driver is driving a truck and it is
necessary for the driver to drive in the tram lane to reach a place to drop
off, or pick up, passengers or goods.
"tram lane" is a part of a road with tram tracks that:
(a) is between a tram
lane sign and an end tram lane sign, and
(b) is marked along the left side of
the tracks (when facing the direction of travel of a tram on the tracks) by a
continuous yellow line parallel to the tracks.
"Tram tracks" is defined in the Dictionary.
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