Rule 98(1) amended by S.R. No. 135/2021 rule 39(1).
(1) A driver must not drive on a length of road to which a one-way sign applies except in the direction indicated by the arrow on the sign.
Penalty: In the case of a bicycle or an electric scooter, 3 penalty units;
In the case of any other vehicle, 10 penalty units.
Length of road is defined in the dictionary.
(2) A one-way sign on a road applies to the length of road beginning at the sign and ending at the nearer of the following—
(a) a two-way sign on the road;
(b) a keep left sign on the road;
(c) another sign or road marking on the road that indicates that the road is a two-way road;
(d) if the road ends at a T-intersection—the end of the road.
1 "Road marking", T-intersection and two-way road are defined in the dictionary.
2 There is a diagram of a keep left sign in rule 99.
Rule 98(3) amended by S.R. No. 135/2021 rule 39(2).
(3) This rule does not apply to the rider of a motor bike that is a postal vehicle, the rider of a bicycle, the rider of an electric scooter or the rider of an animal if the rider—
(a) is riding on a bicycle path, footpath, nature strip, separated footpath or shared path adjacent to the length of road; and
(b) is permitted to ride on the bicycle path, footpath, nature strip, separated footpath or shared path under these Rules.
Note to rule 98(3) amended by S.R. No. 135/2021 rule 39(3).
"Bicycle", electric scooter , "footpath", motor bike , nature strip and postal vehicle are defined in the dictionary. Bicycle path and separated footpath are defined in rule 239 and "shared path" is defined in rule 242.
Notes for diagrams
1 There is another permitted version of the one-way sign and another permitted version of the two-way sign —see the diagrams in Schedule 3.
2 A one-way sign may have an arrow pointing in a different direction—see rule 316(4).