All P-plate drivers will be banned from using their mobile phones for at least three years, even hands-free or in speaker mode, under a range of new restrictions to reverse what NSW roads minister Duncan Gay called a "heartbreaking" spike in the rise in fatal accidents among young people.
Be smart, make sure you get a vehicle registration check. A free registration check includes:
- The registration expiry date
- Whether the registration is suspended or cancelled
- Any registration restrictions any registration concessions (additional charges may apply upon transfer to a new owner), and
- The Compulsory Third Party insurer and policy expiry date.
This is a service provided by service NSW! check it out.
Wanting to know where can you find the Roads & Maritime Roads offices across the Illawarra?
Wollongong 2-3/90 Crown St, Wollongong, NSW 2500
Corrimal Shop 8, 204 Princes Highway, Corrimal NSW 2518 (Corrimal Park Mall)
Warrawong Shop 1, 131-137 King Street Warrawong NSW 2502.
Here’s a website that you may find useful.
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.