Category: Minister for Roads

Easing Rego Pressure For Millions Of Victorians

The Andrews Labor Government has eased the pressure that paying vehicle registration can put on Victorians, with 1.8 million Victorian vehicles paid through short-term registration over the last year. Short term registration allows vehicle owners – whether it’s a car, ute, van or motorbike – to pay less upfront and spread the cost of renewing […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads

Victoria Acts To Take Deadly Airbags Off Our Roads

The Andrews Labor Government is taking action to ensure motorists replace their dangerous Takata alpha airbags to keep themselves and their families safe. VicRoads is contacting vehicle owners and urging them to have their airbags replaced – informing them that registration sanctions may be applied if the airbags are not replaced. Since the ACCC ordered […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Road Safety and the TAC, Minister for Roads

Boosting Safety On Dunkeld-Cavendish Road

The Andrews Labor Government is boosting safety at a notorious narrow road in Victoria’s south-west with a major upgrade to deliver a better journey for drivers on Dunkeld-Cavendish Road. Acting Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jacinta Allan today announced that works are set to begin on the $4.5 million project that will […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads

Ballarat-Maryborough Road Upgrades Underway

The Andrews Labor Government is getting on with rebuilding works on Ballarat-Maryborough Road to deliver a smoother and more reliable journey for thousands of drivers each day. Acting Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jacinta Allan said the 1.5-kilometre section of road north of Miners Rest will be rebuilt, with the existing road […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads, Western Victoria Region

Too Many Locals Losing Their Lives On Regional Roads

The majority of the 146 deaths on regional Victorian roads last year were people driving in their local area, according to the latest road trauma data, with a renewed effort to turn this around. Acting Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jacinta Allan joined representatives from the TAC and Road Safety Victoria to […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Road Safety and the TAC, Minister for Roads

Too Many Lives Lost On Our Roads In 2019

Victoria’s road toll is the worst in three years with the Andrews Labor Government joining forces with Victoria Police and the Transport Accident Commission to work hard to ensure it doesn’t happen again. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford today joined representatives from Victoria Police, the Transport Accident Commission (TAC) and […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Road Safety and the TAC, Minister for Roads

West Gate Bridge Set For Post-Christmas Revamp

The Andrews Labor Government will get on with important maintenance work on Melbourne’s iconic West Gate Bridge to strengthen the road for the hundreds of thousands of motorists who rely on it every day. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford visited the Department of Transport’s Incident Response Services (IRS) depot in […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads

New Roundabout Boosting Safety On Surfcoast Highway

The Andrews Labor Government has made it safer for people driving and cycling at north Torquay with a new roundabout at the Surfcoast Highway, South Beach Road and Messmate Road intersection. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford said this important upgrade would help improve traffic flow and make it safe for […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads

Record Number Of Safety Upgrades To Get Underway

A record number of road safety upgrades will get underway next year as the Andrews Labor Government continues targeting the state’s most dangerous roads and intersections with lifesaving infrastructure. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford today visited the Hume Freeway at Kalkallo to mark the completion of a major safety upgrade […]

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Resurfacing Works Sweeping Across Western Victoria

Ballarat drivers can look forward to safer and smoother roads as maintenance crews undertake a widespread resurfacing program as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s regional road maintenance blitz. Minister for Roads Jaala Pulford today visited Ballarat’s Victoria Street, which is the first of 12 sites to be targeted across 10 of western Victoria’s busiest […]

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