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State Government 2 Plus 1 Road Design
The 2 Plus 1 Road Design is a part of DIER's "Safe System' approach to road safety including the use of flexible safety barriers
Local Government Cycling (Hobart City Council)
Information about recreational cycling, bicycle hire, rules and regulations and bicycle parking. Links are provided to the Principal Bicycle Network, Sandy Bay Road Walking and Cycling Project and the Draft Hobart Regional Artierial Bicycle Network Plan
Commonwealth Government Department of Infrastructure and Transport: roads
Information relating to all aspects of road transport, including road safety, security, programs, publications, research and statistics, legislation, environmental considerations, freight and regulations
Commonwealth Government Fuel schemes essentials
Taxation Office information on fuel schemes, which provide credits and grants to reduce the costs of some fuels or to provide a benefit to encourage the recycling of waste oils
State Government Heavy Vehicles (Transport)
Links to information on driving heavy vehicles and transporting freight on Tasmanian roads. Includes the national Performance Based Standards (PBS) Scheme, National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR), Quad Axel groups, permits, forms, defect notices, vehicle call-ins and the Tasmanian Heavy Vehicle Safety Code as well as permits for cranes and special purpose vehicles
State Government Hobart Passenger Transport Case Study
This study was commissioned by the Tasmanian Government to better understand the issues facing our urban passenger transport system and to assist Government in developing appropriate, sustainable responses to meet long-term challenges to our urban transport systems
State Government Infrastructure projects (Department of Infrastructure, Energy and Resources)
Provides links to details and public displays of the Tasmanian Government's transport infrastructure projects
Local Government Launceston roads, transport and parking
Launceston City Council information on the city's road network, parking, works in progress, public transport, and traffic management and road safety
State Government Nation Building Program 2
Australian Government's major transport funding program for Tasmania's infrastructure projects bid for 2014-15 to 2018-19 including documents
State Government Review of Taxi Licence Release Arrangements (and associated issues)
The State Government has commissioned a review of the current arrangements for the release of new taxi licences in Tasmania which will focus on the legislation that determines how, when and in what number new taxi licences are offered for sale by the Transport Commission. This now includes the final terms of reference before it goes to a consultant to undertake the review
State Government Roads & bridges
Information on road transport in Tasmania. Includes road ownership, road works (contracts, tenders, planning, and public displays of planned works), urban speed limits, road use data projects, and road signs
State Government Safe Community Transport Review
The Tasmanian Government's Review aims to ensure that the community sector can maintain appropriate levels of service, while properly managing safety obligations to vulnerable members of our society, without placing an unreasonable regulatory burden on charitable and not-for-profit organisations
Local Government Sandy Bay Walking and Cycling Project (Hobart City Council)
Information about Sandy Bay Road Walking and Cycling Project with links to project documentation and drawings of concept designs
State Government Services for deaf people
Contact details for the Tasmanian Deaf Society, for those who may need assistance with Transport Division transactions
Local Government Sustainable Transport Planning (Hobart City Council)
Information and documents relating to transport planning for Hobart. Includes the Sustainable Transport Strategy 2009-2014, the Hobart Inner City Development Plan, and the Hobart City Council Draft Principle Bicycle Network
State Government Traffic cameras
View online images from Hobart traffic cameras (webcams)
State Government Transport Corridors: Main Road Transit Corridor Plan
Main Road Transit Corridor Plan (from Glenorchy bus mall to Hobart CBD). Public consultation closes 19 July 2013
Commonwealth Government Travelsmart Australia
A joint Commonwealth/State site encouraging reduction of our reliance on cars and making smart choices about other forms of transport

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