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Road Rules 2014
Current version for 28 October 2019 to date (accessed 18 November 2019 at 16:09)
Time extension for people with disabilities
This rule applies to a driver if—the driver’s vehicle displays a current parking permit for people with disabilities, andin the case of a permit that is a mobility parking scheme authority—the driver’s vehicle is being used for—the conveyance of the disabled person to whom the authority was issued, orthe conveyance of disabled persons by the organisation to which the authority was issued, andthe driver complies with the conditions of use of the permit., , and are defined in the Dictionary.Paragraph (a–1) is an additional NSW paragraph. There is no corresponding paragraph in rule 206 of the Australian Road Rules.Division 2 of Part 6 of the Road Transport (General) Regulation 2013 provides for the issue of, and conditions of use for, mobility parking scheme authorities.The driver may park continuously on a length of road, or in an area, to which a permissive parking sign applies (except in a parking area for people with disabilities) for—twice the period indicated on the sign, orif the permit displayed on the driver’s vehicle is a mobility parking scheme authority—30 minutes, if the maximum period indicated on the sign is less than 30 minutes, or2 hours, if the maximum period indicated on the sign is 30 minutes, oran unlimited period of time, if the maximum period indicated on the sign is more than 30 minutes.is defined in rule 203.Subrule (2) is not uniform with the corresponding subrule in rule 206 of the Australian Road Rules. Different rules may apply in other Australian jurisdictions.This rule applies to a disabled person to whom an interstate or overseas authority has been issued in the same way as it applies to a person to whom a mobility parking scheme authority has been issued.In this rule—Subrules (2–1) and (2–2) are additional NSW subrules. There are no corresponding subrules in rule 206 of the Australian Road Rules.