National Road Safety Strategy

The National Road Safety Strategy 2011–2020 represents the commitment of federal, state and territory governments to an agreed set of national goals, objectives and action priorities; setting out a path for action to reduce fatal and serious injury crashes on Australian roads.

The 2017 Implementation Status Report PDF: 602 KB ReadSpeaker, detailing progress on the strategy and supporting Action Plan for 2015–2017, was endorsed by the Transport and Infrastructure Council on 10 November 2017.

Inquiry into the National Road Safety Strategy 2011–2020

The Australian Government initiated an Inquiry into the National Road Safety Strategy 2011-2020 (NRSS) in 2017. On 12 September 2018 the National Road Safety Strategy 2011-2020 (NRSS) Inquiry panel provided its report to the Australian Government at Parliament House.

  • The full report is available here: PDF: 2094 KB ReadSpeaker
  • A summary of the NRSS Inquiry report and recommendations is here: PDF: 1095 KB ReadSpeaker
  • Further information about the Inquiry, including terms of reference and submissions

National Road Safety Action Plan 2018-2020

On 18 May 2018 the Transport and Infrastructure Council endorsed the National Road Safety Action Plan 2018–2020 (Action Plan). The Action Plan details priority national actions to be taken by governments over the final three years of the National Road Safety Strategy 2011-2020, from 2018 to 2020.