Monday, 9th October 2017
School speed zones are reduced-speed areas that operate near schools. They’re designed to keep kids safe by lowering the speed limit at peak times when children are travelling to and from school.
In most cases the speed limit (during school speed zone times) is:
The speed limit and operating times for the zone will be clearly displayed on nearby signs
This depends on the kind of zone you’re travelling in. There are several types of school speed zones, including:
For more information about road safer near schools go to https://www.vicroads.vic.gov.au/safety-and-road-rules/road-safety-education/improving-safety-around-our-schools