Terms of Reference
To reduce the number of people who experience legal problems associated with fines, licence suspension and disqualification, particularly in relation to young people and Aboriginal people affected by lack of alternative transport.
The Working Group will work collaboratively to address fines and traffic law issues impacting negatively on socially and economically disadvantaged people by:
- Promoting participation in the Work and Development Order (WDO) program with key stakeholders. Identifying barriers to participation in the WDO program and working with stakeholders to address these issues;
- Identifying emerging issues with fines and working with stakeholders to address these issues;
- Identifying emerging traffic law issues including barriers to licencing non-licensed drivers and re-licensing disqualified drivers and working with stakeholders to address these issues;
- Providing advice on fines, traffic law and licence issues to Government.