Driving and Road Safety
Driving and road safety
If you drink and drive over the legal drink-driving limit, you are breaking the law and could lose your licence, get a fine or go to prison.
In NSW there are three blood alcohol limits.
For further information in relation to blood alcohol limits, random breath testing, using other drugs, sobering up and getting home safely, visit the Centre for Road Safety.
Many pedestrians who are injured or killed were affected by alcohol at the time of the accident. For information and advice about this important issue, go to:
Safe transport options
There are many safe transport options available, making it easier for people to socialise and get home safely. Your local Council may have information about what services are available in your area. You can also check out your local Liquor Accord as many Accords operate safe transport programs. It is a good idea to plan your transport options before you leave home.
Here are some websites that will help you plan your safe transport: