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This information is about the law in New South Wales, Australia

The information provided in this publication is for general information only and is not intended to be a substitute for legal advice.

Pedal Power: Cycling and the law in NSW explains how the law and the legal system in NSW affects cyclists.

Your bicycle is defined as a vehicle in the NSW Road Rules 2014. This means that the road rules that apply to cars and other motor vehicles also apply to cyclists. There are also some road rules that only apply to cyclists.