Road User Handbook

The Road User Handbook covers the main rules you need to know to drive legally and safely on NSW roads. Here's how to get a copy.

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About the Road User Handbook

The Road User Handbook is essential reading if you are applying for a driver licence or learning to drive. It prepares you for the Driver Knowledge Test as well as other licensing tests and must be passed to get a learner licence. 

The handbook helps you check the rules, understand legal responsibilities and learn safe driving behaviour.

Read the Road User Handbook (PDF, 7MB) online or purchase a copy from your local Service NSW centre.

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The Road User Handbook is available in 8 community languages.

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If you need this content in other languages, you can access road rules and safety information in 66 languages using the language function provided on this website.

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