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Road Rules 2014
Current version for 28 October 2019 to date (accessed 13 November 2019 at 16:11)
Stopping in or near a safety zone
A driver must not stop in a safety zone, or on a road within 10 metres before or after a safety zone, unless the driver stops at a place on a length of road, or in an area, to which a parking control sign applies and the driver is permitted to stop at that place under these Rules.Maximum penalty—20 penalty units.is defined in the Dictionary, and is defined in rule 162.A driver stops within a particular distance before or after something if the driver stops so any part of the vehicle is within that distance—see rule 350(2).For this rule, distances are measured—in the direction in which the driver is driving, andfrom the end of the structure, andas shown in the example.In this rule—does not include a road-related area, but includes any shoulder of the road.is defined in rule 13, and is defined in rule 12.
In the example, the vehicles marked with an “X” are stopped in contravention of this rule.