Ministerial News

End Of The Road For Drink Driving

New drink driving reforms have passed NSW Parliament today signalling the end of the road for this dangerous behaviour behind the wheel. Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey said under the new legislation, if any driver commits a low-range drink...

All Aboard The First Driverless Shuttle

The first passengers have ridden on the NSW Driverless Smart Shuttle at Sydney Olympic Park this week, ahead of services starting in the school holidays. A select group of competition winners from the 2018 Easter Show boarded the vehicle on Olympic Boulevard, opening...

Now Showing – Coffs Harbour Bypass Preferred Concept Design

The preferred concept design for the Coffs Harbour Bypass project is now on display and community members are encouraged to provide feedback. Deputy Prime Minister, Nationals’ Leader and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack...

Five Star Safety In A Second Hand Car For Under Ten Grand

Whether it’s a Honda Odyssey, Audi A3, or Ford Ranger, getting behind the wheel of a vehicle with a five star safety rating is now easier to find thanks to the release of the latest Used Car Safety Ratings. Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey said...

World First Ratings System For Motorcycle Clothing Launched

Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey today announced the launch of a world first rating system for motorcycle clothing – MotoCAP. “The Motorcycle Clothing Assessment Program (MotoCAP) is the first of its kind, and aims to give the motorcycle...

Safer And More Efficient Newell On The Way

An 18-kilometre stretch of the Newell Highway just south of Boggabilla in northern New South Wales is set to get a facelift following the award of the contract for the major project.  Deputy Prime Minister, Nationals Leader and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport...

Toll Free Gateway Linking Sydney

A vital piece of the Sydney motorway network is a step closer with the NSW Government reaching an agreement with the Sydney Airport Corporation, paving the way for the delivery of the Sydney Gateway. Sydney Gateway consists of: A new motorway connection between the...