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ROAD SAFETY ROAD RULES 2017 - REG 260

Stopping for a red bicycle crossing light

Rule 260(1) amended by S.R. No. 135/2021 rule 88.

    (1)     The rider of a bicycle or an electric scooter approaching or at an intersection, or another place on a road or road related area, with bicycle crossing lights must comply with this rule.

Penalty:     10 penalty units.

Note

Road related area is defined in rule 13. Bicycle crossing lights is defined in the dictionary.

    (2)     If the bicycle crossing lights show a red bicycle crossing light and the rider has not already started crossing the intersection or place, the rider must not start to cross until—

        (a)     the bicycle crossing lights change to green; or

        (b)     there is no red or yellow bicycle crossing light showing.

Notes

1     "Red bicycle crossing light" includes a flashing red bicycle crossing light—see the definition in the dictionary.

2     Green bicycle crossing light and yellow bicycle crossing light are defined in the dictionary.

Red bicycle
crossing light

Green bicycle crossing light

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    (3)     In this rule—

"road" includes any shoulder of the road.

Note

Shoulder is defined in rule 12.



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