Rules of the Road

Learning South Africa's Rules of the Road is a vital part of getting your K53 Licence

Unobstructed view

The driver must have full control of the vehicle and have an unobstructed view of the road ahead.

Keep left, pass right
General Speed limits on public roads
Vehicle class speed limits
Overtaking Safely
Overtaking on the left
Don't Overtake
Being Overtaken
Traffic Lanes
Intersections
Turning left
Turning right
Rules for signal
Passengers on trucks
Alcohol and drugs
Freeways
No Stopping Areas
Compulsory Stops
Parking
No Parking Areas
Pedestrian Crossing
Abandoned Vehicles
Safe following Distance
Reversing
Passengers
Driving Safely
Tyre Tread
Towing of vehicles
Police and emergency vehicles
Running an engine
Side Walks
Pollution
Motor Sports
Endangering traffic
Hooting
Noisy Vehicles
Avoiding Damage to roads
Vehicle accidents/collision
Emergency Red Triangles
Lights
Herding of animals
Conveying Goods
Seatbelts
Communication Devices
Unauthorised use of vehicles