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SA P-Platers Banned From V8, Turbo And Supercharged Cars
South Australian Probationary Drivers Banned From V8s And Turbo Cars From September

Following a proposal announced last year, the South Australian Government has confirmed today that it will ban probat...

Jul 2, 2010 (6 years ago)
Push Is On For National Licence Standards, Rewards For Responsible P-Platers

The Police Federation of Australia, the nation's police union, is pushing for the Federal Government to consider ...

Jun 21, 2010 (6 years ago)


NSW To Follow Victoria, New Rules Allow Some Turbos And V8s For P-Platers

WED, 25 JUN, 2014

The New South Wales government has announced it will follow in the footsteps of Victoria, introducing changes to the ‘banned’ vehi...

Vic: More Cars Approved For P-Platers, Turbos And V8s Off Banned List

TUE, 17 JUN, 2014

Victoria will shift its restricted vehicle program for young drivers from a ‘banned’ list to a power-to-weight ratio scheme from July 1...

TAC Launches ‘Get Through The Red Together’ Campaign In Victoria

FRI, 15 NOV, 2013

Victoria’s Transport Accident Commission (TAC) has launched a new road safety campaign, aimed at the parents and guardians of young drivers.

Insurance Box And QBE Launch Driving Tracker For Young Australian Motorists

MON, 14 OCT, 2013

A new ‘black box’ recorder has been launched in Australia, aimed at improving road trauma and insurance statistics among young drivers.

AAMI And Royal North Shore Hospital Launch ‘PARTY’ Road Safety Campaign

MON, 30 SEP, 2013

Insurer AAMI and Sydney’s Royal North Shore Hospital (RNSH) have teamed up to launch a new road-safety campaign, aimed at young drivers.

P-Plates Until You're 25, Victoria's Top Traffic Cop Says

TUE, 21 MAY, 2013

Victoria's top traffic cop believes that keeping probationary drivers on their 'P-plates' until the age of 25 would significantly cu...

South Australia Planning Tough New Laws For 'P-Plate' Drivers

THU, 28 MAR, 2013

South Australia is set to follow other states with the introduction of tough new legislation for drivers on probationary licences.  The...

Victorian Govt Releases Details Of Graduated Licensing Evaluation

MON, 4 JUN, 2012

Victoria's adoption of a Graduated Licensing System (GLS) in 2007 has resulted in fewer deaths and injuries, Roads Minister Terry Mulder sai...

VicRoads To Ease Forced Induction Rules For P-platers

WED, 30 MAY, 2012

VicRoads is set to adjust its ‘no turbo’ rules for Victorian P-platers, in favour of a new policy based on a power-to-weight ratio. ...

Victoria's P Drivers Project Launches First Session

MON, 21 NOV, 2011

Victoria has announced the first session in its P Drivers Project, with a group of newly licenced drivers enrolled at the Centre of Adult Educat...



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