15 Jan 2024
More national road safety action grants now open Applications are now open for three more focus areas of the Australian Government’s National Road Safety Action Grants Program.
12 Jan 2024
Road safety forum to assemble top experts on road toll International and Australian road safety experts, advocates for motorists and road traffic victims, academics, as well as federal and state stakeholders will be brought together on Thursday 22 February to focus on safer roads and saving lives.
20 Dec 2023
Government welcomes road safety and productivity reforms The Australian Government has welcomed transport ministers’ in-principle agreement to an improved, nationally-consistent approach to the training and licence progression of heavy vehicle drivers.
20 Dec 2023
$168 million to improve road safety A new $168 million investment in road safety funding will help to save lives by improving regional and urban roads, footpaths and cycleways.
18 Dec 2023
Take your time and arrive safely Road users are being urged to remember to be careful on the roads as the holiday season begins. Australian Government figures show over 1,250 people have been killed on Australian roads in the 12 months ending November this year.
11 Dec 2023
Road safety is everyone's responsibility Australians must reflect on the numbers released through todays International Road Safety Comparisons 2022 and remember th
24 Nov 2023
BikeSpot launch in Tasmania Rain, hail or shine Tasmanians are always eager to hit the tarmac, gravel track, or bush trails with their bikes.
23 Nov 2023
New program puts consumers in the driver's seat for safer vehicles The Commonwealth Government has committed $16.3 million to ANCAP Safety to deliver the Australian Government’s New Car Safety Ratings stream, supporting consumers to choose safer vehicle models.
20 Nov 2023
$4.4 million in grants on offer as heavy vehicle safety program returns for its ninth round Submissions are now open for Round 9 of the Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative (HVSI), to fund new projects that will boost heavy vehicle safety and deliver tangible improvements for industry.
19 Nov 2023
Honouring lives lost: World Day of Remembrance for traffic victims Each Australian killed on our roads is a tragic event sending shockwaves through our communities.
19 Nov 2023
Significant boost for road safety The Albanese Government is strengthening its commitment to road safety with significant increases in funding and changes to programs to reduce the administrative burden on local councils.
15 Nov 2023
Knowledge is the key to driving safer consumer choices for used cars The Australian Government is partnering with the Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC) to deliver the Used Car Safety Ratings program.
09 Nov 2023
Road Worker Day of Remembrance – November 9 Today is the National Road Worker Day of Remembrance which strives to acknowledge road workers who have been killed or seriously injured at work.
07 Nov 2023
New projects to boost heavy vehicles safety and productivity Regional roads across the country will benefit from new Australian Government-funded projects aimed at improving heavy vehicle safety and productivity.
29 Oct 2023
Hobart's New Town precinct upgrade creates true commercial and community heart The City of Hobart is today celebrating completion of the second stage of the New Town Precinct Upgrade – a more than $1.5 million project that has created a true commercial and community heart for inner-city Hobart.