sections 5, 6 and 8

Column 1 | Column 2 | Column 3 | Column 4 | |

Total period | Maximum work time | Minimum rest time | Category of breach | |

Circumstance of contravention | Risk category | |||

In any period of … | … a driver must not work for more than … | … a driver must not rest for less than … | If in that period a driver has … | … the following category of breach is committed … |

5½ hours | 5¼ hours work time | 15 continuous minutes rest time | > 5¼ hours work time | minor risk breach |

8 hours | 7½ hours work time | 30 minutes rest time, in blocks of at least 15 continuous minutes | > 7½ hours work time | minor risk breach |

11 hours | 10 hours work time | 60 minutes rest time, in blocks of at least 15 continuous minutes | ≤ 10¾ hours work time | minor risk breach |

> 10¾ hours work time | substantial risk breach | |||

24 hours | 12 hours work time | ≤ 12¾ hours work time | minor risk breach | |

> 12¾ but not > 13¼ hours work time | substantial risk breach | |||

> 13¼ but not > 13½ hours work time | severe risk breach | |||

> 13½ hours work time | critical risk breach | |||

7 continuous hours stationary rest time | < 7 but not < 6¼ continuous hours stationary rest time | minor risk breach | ||

< 6¼ but not < 5¾ continuous hours stationary rest time | substantial risk breach | |||

< 5¾ but not < 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time | severe risk breach | |||

< 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time | critical risk breach | |||

7 days (168 hours) | 72 hours work time | ≤ 73½ hours work time | minor risk breach | |

>73½ but not > 74½ hours work time | substantial risk breach | |||

> 74½ but not > 75 hours work time | severe risk breach | |||

> 75 hours work time | critical risk breach | |||

24 continuous hours stationary rest time | < 24 but not < 23¼ continuous hours stationary rest time | minor risk breach | ||

< 23¼ but not < 22¾ continuous hours stationary rest time | substantial risk breach | |||

< 22¾ but not < 22½ continuous hours stationary rest time | severe risk breach | |||

< 22½ continuous hours stationary rest time | critical risk breach | |||

14 days (336 hours) | 144 hours work time | ≤ 145½ hours work time | minor risk breach | |

>145½ but not > 146½ hours work time | substantial risk breach | |||

> 146½ but not > 147 hours work time | severe risk breach | |||

> 147 hours work time | critical risk breach | |||

(a) 2 night rest breaks; and | < 7 but not < 6¼ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | minor risk breach | ||

< 6¼ but not < 5¾ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | substantial risk breach | |||

< 5¾ but not < 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | severe risk breach | |||

< 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | critical risk breach | |||

(b) 2 night rest breaks taken on consecutive days | < 7 but not < 6¼ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | minor risk breach | ||

< 6¼ but not < 5¾ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | substantial risk breach | |||

< 5¾ but not < 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | severe risk breach | |||

< 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | critical risk breach |

Column 1 | Column 2 | Column 3 | Column 4 | |

Total period | Maximum work time | Minimum rest time | Category of breach | |

Circumstance of contravention | Risk category | |||

In any period of … | … a driver must not work for more than … | … a driver must not rest for less than … | If in that period a driver has … | … the following category of breach is committed … |

5½ hours | 5¼ hours work time | 15 continuous minutes rest time | > 5¼ hours work time | minor risk breach |

8 hours | 7½ hours work time | 30 minutes rest time, in blocks of at least 15 continuous minutes | > 7½ hours work time | minor risk breach |

11 hours | 10 hours work time | 60 minutes rest time, in blocks of at least 15 continuous minutes | ≤ 10¾ hours work time | minor risk breach |

> 10¾ hours work time | substantial risk breach | |||

24 hours | 12 hours work time | ≤ 12¾ hours work time | minor risk breach | |

> 12¾ but not > 13¼ hours work time | substantial risk breach | |||

> 13¼ but not > 13½ hours work time | severe risk breach | |||

> 13½ hours work time | critical risk breach | |||

7 continuous hours stationary rest time | < 7 but not < 6¼ continuous hours stationary rest time | minor risk breach | ||

< 6¼ but not < 5¾ continuous hours stationary rest time | substantial risk breach | |||

< 5¾ but not < 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time | severe risk breach | |||

< 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time | critical risk breach | |||

7 days (168 hours) | 6 night rest breaks | < 7 but not < 6¼ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | minor risk breach | |

< 6¼ but not < 5¾ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | substantial risk breach | |||

< 5¾ but not < 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | severe risk breach | |||

< 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | critical risk breach | |||

28 days (672 hours) | 288 hours work time | ≤ 289½ hours work time | minor risk breach | |

> 289½ but not > 290½ hours work time | substantial risk breach | |||

> 290½ but not > 291 hours work time | severe risk breach | |||

> 291 hours work time | critical risk breach | |||

4 blocks of 24 continuous hours stationary rest time | < 24 but not < 23¼ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | minor risk breach | ||

< 23¼ but not < 22¾ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | substantial risk breach | |||

< 22¾ but not < 22½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | severe risk breach | |||

< 22½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | critical risk breach |

Column 1 | Column 2 | Column 3 | Column 4 | |

Total period | Maximum work time | Minimum rest time | Category of breach | |

Circumstance of contravention | Risk category | |||

In any period of … | … a driver must not work for more than … | … a driver must not rest for less than … | If in that period a driver has … | … the following category of breach is committed … |

5½ hours | 5¼ hours work time | 15 continuous minutes rest time | > 5¼ hours work time | minor risk breach |

8 hours | 7½ hours work time | 30 minutes rest time, in blocks of at least 15 continuous minutes | > 7½ hours work time | minor risk breach |

11 hours | 10 hours work time | 60 minutes rest time, in blocks of at least 15 continuous minutes | ≤ 10¾ hours work time | minor risk breach |

> 10¾ hours work time | substantial risk breach | |||

24 hours | 12 hours work time | ≤ 12¾ hours work time | minor risk breach | |

> 12¾ but not > 13¼ hours work time | substantial risk breach | |||

> 13¼ but not > 13½ hours work time | severe risk breach | |||

> 13½ hours work time | critical risk breach | |||

5 continuous hours stationary rest time, or 5 continuous hours rest time in an approved sleeper berth while the vehicle is moving | < 5 but not < 4¼ continuous hours of the relevant rest time | minor risk breach | ||

< 4¼ but not < 3¾ continuous hours of the relevant rest time | substantial risk breach | |||

< 3¾ but not < 3½ continuous hours of the relevant rest time | severe risk breach | |||

< 3½ continuous hours of the relevant rest time | critical risk breach | |||

52 hours | 10 continuous hours stationary rest time | < 10 but not < 9¼ continuous hours stationary rest time | minor risk breach | |

< 9¼ but not < 8¾ continuous hours stationary rest time | substantial risk breach | |||

< 8¾ but not < 8½ continuous hours stationary rest time | severe risk breach | |||

< 8½ continuous hours stationary rest time | critical risk breach | |||

7 days (168 hours) | 60 hours work time | > 60 hours but not > 61½ hours work time | minor risk breach | |

> 61½ hours but not > 62½ hours work time | substantial risk breach | |||

> 62½ hours but not > 63 hours work time | severe risk breach | |||

> 63 hours work time | critical risk breach | |||

(a) 24 continuous hours stationary rest time; and | < 24 but not < 23¼ continuous hours stationary rest time | minor risk breach | ||

< 23¼ but not < 22¾ continuous hours stationary rest time | substantial risk breach | |||

< 22¾ but not < 22½ continuous hours stationary rest time | severe risk breach | |||

< 22½ continuous hours stationary rest time | critical risk breach | |||

(b) 24 hours stationary rest time in blocks of at least 7 continuous hours | < 24 but not < 23¼ hours stationary rest time in total | minor risk breach | ||

< 7 but not < 6¼ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | minor risk breach | |||

< 23¼ but not < 22¾ hours stationary rest time in total | substantial risk breach | |||

< 6¼ but not < 5¾ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | substantial risk breach | |||

< 22¾ but not < 22½ hours stationary rest time in total | severe risk breach | |||

< 5¾ but not < 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | severe risk breach | |||

< 22½ hours stationary rest time in total | critical risk breach | |||

< 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | critical risk breach | |||

14 days (336 hours) | 120 hours work time | > 120 hours but not > 121½ hours work time | minor risk breach | |

> 121½ hours but not > 122½ hours work time | substantial risk breach | |||

> 122½ hours but not > 123 hours work time | severe risk breach | |||

> 123 hours work time | critical risk breach | |||

(a) 2 night rest breaks; and | < 7 but not < 6¼ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | minor risk breach | ||

< 6¼ but not < 5¾ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | substantial risk breach | |||

< 5¾ but not < 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | severe risk breach | |||

< 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | critical risk breach | |||

(b) 2 night rest breaks taken on consecutive days | < 7 but not < 6¼ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | minor risk breach | ||

< 6¼ but not < 5¾ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | substantial risk breach | |||

< 5¾ but not < 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | severe risk breach | |||

< 5½ continuous hours stationary rest time for a block | critical risk breach |