Quick Answer: Do L Platers Have A Curfew?

Can L platers drive at night wa?

Learner drivers must complete a minimum of 50 supervised driving hours prior to being granted a WA driver’s licence.

Provisional licence holders are not permitted to drive between 12am and 5am, however employment and education exceptions may apply.

Learner drivers are not subject to night time restrictions..

How long can an L plater drive for at one time?

2 hoursYou can drive as long as you like on L plates. It is wise to stop every 2 hours for all drivers. Doing a few long trips is an easy way to get the required hours to get you licence.

Do L plates have a curfew?

The curfew times vary from state-to-state, for example, it’s midnight to 5am in Western Australia but 11pm to 5am in New South Wales. However, if you are on private land you can drive at any time day or night on a P plate.

What is the latest time a learner can drive?

You can drive a car or van at any time of the day or night as long as you have a supervisor and are displaying L plates front and rear. If you are a motorcyclist you must not ride between 10pm and 5am on either a learner or restricted licence.

Can L platers drive after 11pm NSW?

You will be able to drive alone, but must still obey a number of regulations from NSW Transport Roads & Maritime Services. In addition, you may only carry one passenger under 21 between 11 pm and 5 am if you’re under 25, with a few exceptions.

Can P platers drive drunk passengers?

No it isn’t, at least in NSW. There is no law in NSW that makes it illegal to have an open alcohol container in your, and no law that prevents a passenger from drinking alcohol. Of course it’s legal, thats what designated drivers are for.

Who can sit next to a learner driver?

Anyone can supervise a learner driver as long as they: Are over 21. Have had their full driving licence for three years (from countries in the EU/EEA) Are qualified to drive the type of vehicle they are supervising.

How do I get my LS?

To get your learner licence you must:Be at least 16 years old.Prove your identity.Pass an eyesight test.Pass a Driver Knowledge Test (DKT)Pay the licence and test fees, unless you’re eligible for a concession.

Can L platers drive past midnight?

Yes, you can drive after 10 PM as a learner driver. In fact, it may be essential for you to do so. You must log 20 hours of night driving as part of your 120 hours of supervised driving. When driving at night as a learner, you must always be supervised by someone with a full driver licence (not provisional).

Can L Plater have passengers?

Not exceed zero blood alcohol concentration (in effect, this means you cannot drink before driving) Not supervise another learner driver. Only carry the number of passengers that can be properly seated in seats and restrained by approved seat belts or child restraints.

What happens if an L Plater is caught driving alone?

The following penalties apply once the court decides that it intends to record a conviction against you for the offence of learner driver drive unaccompanied: A maximum fine of $2,200.00. A maximum disqualification period of 12 months. A mandatory disqualification period of 3 months.

Do police pull over learner drivers?

Yes, a pass is given to very minor infractions, but a learning driver can be pulled over and cited for serious violations.