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References for bicycle offences

Information for staff about bicycle offences.

The Law Handbook

Fitzroy Legal Service’s Law Handbook includes information about road law for cyclists.

See Road law for cyclists, skaters and scooters(opens in a new window).

Victoria Police Manual

The manual has Victoria Police policies and procedures, guidelines and resources that assist police employees to interpret and apply policies. Part of the manual has been made accessible to staff at Victoria Legal Aid.

See Victoria Police Manual(opens in a new window).

The Victoria Police Manual site includes information about bicycle offences.