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Public transport passenger offences

Offences pertaining to passengers on public transport are contained in the Passenger Transport Regulations 2009 (SA).

Some of the more common offences are listed below.

  • Failing to pay the appropriate fare [reg 100(1)]

    Maximum penalty: $1250

    Expiation fee: $160

  • Failure to validate ticket [reg 101(1)]

    Maximum penalty: $1250

    Expiation fee: $160

  • Refusal to show ticket/concession or identity card for inspection [reg 102(1)]

    Maximum penalty: $1250

    Expiation fee: $160

  • Causing nuisance or annoyance [reg 106]

    Maximum penalty: $1250

    Expiation fee: $160

  • Graffiti, bill posting [reg 128]

    Maximum penalty: $2500

    Expiation fee: $210
Public transport passenger offences  :  Last Revised: Thu Feb 25th 2016
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