Apply for late night driving exemption

About this service

This service allows you to apply for an exemption from a late night driving restriction. You may apply for an exemption if you are required to comply with a late night driving restriction but you need to drive between 11pm and 5am for employment reasons.

A fee of $42.90 applies to submit this application.

Eligibility

To be eligible for an exemption you must prove you need to drive late at night:

  • to get to or from your place of employment; and/or
  • as part of your employment.

You must also prove that you or your family will suffer severe hardship if an exemption is refused.

For more information on applying for this exemption, see late night driving restriction

What you need

You will need to attach a statement from your employer confirming that you need to drive between 11pm and 5am to get to or from your place of employment, and/or as part of your employment.

Assessing the application

Your application will not be assessed immediately. It may take up to 21 days for you to be advised of the outcome.

  • Cancel