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Road Rules 2014
Current version for 5 July 2019 to date (accessed 19 September 2019 at 01:20)
Part 12 Division 6 Rule 195
195   Stopping at or near a bus stop
(1)  A driver (except the driver of a public bus) must not stop at a bus stop, or on the road, within 20 metres before a sign on the road that indicates the bus stop, and 10 metres after the sign, 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.
Note 1.
 Parking control sign and public bus are defined in the Dictionary.
Note 2.
 A driver stops within a particular distance before or after a sign indicating a bus stop if the driver stops so any part of the driver’s vehicle is within that distance—see rule 350 (2).
(1–1)  A driver of a public bus must not stop at a bus stop, or on the road, within 20 metres before a sign on the road that indicates the bus stop, and 10 metres after the sign, unless the driver:
(a)  is dropping off, or picking up, passengers, or
(b)  is stopping for the purposes of a regular bus service, or
(c)  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.
Note 1.
 Parking control sign, public bus and regular bus service are defined in the Dictionary.
Note 2.
 This subrule is an additional NSW subrule. There is no corresponding subrule in rule 195 of the Australian Road Rules.
(2)  For this rule, distances are measured in the direction in which the driver is driving.
(3)  In this rule:
road does not include a road related area, but includes any shoulder of the road.
Note.
 Road related area is defined in rule 13, and shoulder is defined in rule 12.