School Zone Safety
Hornsby Shire Council has teamed up with the NSW Police Force for a joint campaign to make school zones safer for our children. Find out more.
Motorcycle Crash Card
The motorcycle Crash Card is a small card that motorcyclists and their passengers can carry in their helmets. The card provides emergency service personnel with the rider’s personal information saving valuable time and assisting with treatment, especially if the rider is either unconscious or unable to communicate. Find out more.
A Shared Zone is a road or network of roads where the road space is shared safely by vehicles and pedestrians. Find out more.
Distracted - Pedestrian Safety
Hornsby Shire Council together with Ku-ring-gai, North Sydney, Lane Cove, Mosman, Northern Beaches, Ryde and Willoughby Councils, in partnership with the Roads & Maritime Services (RMS) are working to make pedestrians more aware of the dangers of distraction while using mobile devices when out and about. Find out more
Child Car Seat Voucher Program
Hornsby Shire Council runs a child car seat safety check voucher program for residents and rate payers. Find out more
New 40km/h Road Rule
A new road rule is now in place in NSW requiring motorists to slow down to 40km/h when passing stationary emergency vehicles displaying blue or red flashing lights. Find out more
New Drug and Drink Driving Penalties
New penalties and licence sanctions have come into force for drink driving offences, and for the offence of driving with the presence of an illicit drug. Find out more
Caught on Camera! Penalties now apply
Drivers caught on camera illegally using their mobile phone will be issued fines and demerit points from today.
The NSW Government’s world-first mobile phone detection cameras have been operating in warning mode since 1 December 2019, but drivers caught doing the wrong thing will now cop a $344 fine and five demerit points.
Minister for Roads Andrew Constance said 9 million vehicles had been checked by the cameras during the three-month warning period, with more than 30,000 warning letters issued to offending drivers.
- RMS road rules and regulations - More information about traffic and parking regulations.
- State Debt Recovery Office - More information about your options if you receive a penalty notice.
- Parking legally in school zones
- Fees and Charges
Looking for your infringement photos?
In the first instance, please go the NSW State Revenue website and enter your Penalty Notice Number and the Date of Offence.
If you are unable to find photos of your infringement on the NSW State Revenue website, please fill in a Council parking infringement photo request form.