(1) A driver entering a road related area or adjacent land, must give way in accordance with this rule if the place on the road is without all of the following—
(a) traffic lights;
(b) stop sign ;
(c) stop line;
(d) give way sign ;
(e) give way line.
Penalty: 5 penalty units.
(2) The driver entering the road related area or adjacent land must give way to—
(a) any pedestrian on the road; and
(b) any vehicle or pedestrian on any road related area that the driver crosses or enters; and
(c) if the driver is turning right from the road—any oncoming vehicle on the road that is going straight ahead or turning left; and
(d) if the road the driver is leaving ends at a T‑intersection opposite the road related area or adjacent land and the driver is crossing the continuing road—any vehicle on the continuing road.
1 "Adjacent land", continuing road , give way line"," oncoming vehicle , stop line , "straight ahead", T‑intersection and traffic lights are defined in the dictionary. Road related area is defined in rule 13.
2 Adjacent land or a road related area can include a driveway, service station or shopping centre. Some shopping centres may include roads—see the definition of "road "in rule 12.
3 For this rule, "give way" means the driver must slow down and, if necessary, stop to avoid a collision—see the definition in the dictionary.
4 Part 6 applies to the driver if there are traffic lights. Rule 68 applies to the driver if there is a stop sign or stop line. Rule 71 applies to the driver if there is a give way sign or give way line.
(3) In this rule—
"road" does not include a road related area.
A "road related area" includes any shoulder of a road—see rule 13.
In each example, vehicle B must give way to vehicle A. In example 1, vehicle B must also give way to the pedestrian on the footpath.
Division 4—Keeping clear of and giving way to particular vehicles