Driving in WA

Western Australia is the largest state in Australia, and our extensive road network covers a vast and diverse area.

Roads and driving conditions across the state can be challenging and may be different to what you’re used to.

Whether you are embarking on a long distance trip or just travelling down the road, plan ahead to ensure you have a safe and enjoyable journey.

Know before you go! Plan your trip to avoid delays.

COVID-19 WA Border Restrictions

The State Government has declared a Public Health Emergency and a State of Emergency for Western Australia, with tough border restrictions now in place. You can find more information on the current border restrictions here.  

Whether you are a light or heavy vehicle driver, motorcyclist, cyclist or pedestrian, we are all responsible for road safety.
To ensure a safe environment for all road users, it is necessary to review and modify certain speed zones.
Find out how to avoid getting your vehicle towed and impounded, and what to do if this does happen.


Modified: 27 Mar 2020