Road Rules 2014
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Part 13 Division 1 Rule 215–1
215–1   NSW rule: using lights when driving in dark
(1)  A driver must not drive during a period of darkness unless the lights required by the applicable vehicle standards law to be fitted to the vehicle are lighted.
Maximum penalty: 20 penalty units.
Note.
 Period of darkness is defined in rule 214–1.
(2)  Subrule (1) does not apply to any lights required or permitted during a period of darkness under these Rules or the applicable vehicle standards law to be extinguished by the operation of a dipping device or otherwise.
Note.
 This rule is an additional NSW road rule. This rule applies in this jurisdiction instead of rule 215 of the Australian Road Rules.