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Buying P Plates at Aldi?

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It would be so handy if you could add P Plates to your shopping list and drop into your local Aldi to get them….but…can you buy P Plates at Aldi? Unfortunately, no, you can’t buy P Plates at Aldi online or in-store. Aldi does have a car care section where they offer car washing and air-freshening products but, alas, no P plates. If they’re not at Aldi, you might be tempted...

Can P Plate drivers use their mobile phones?

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Are you wondering what the rules are for P players using mobile phones in their car (obviously not when driving)? In this article, we’re going to look at the rules around using a mobile phone in your car on your P plates in each state of Australia. 📚 ContentsIn NSWIn QLDIn ACTIn VICIn TASIn SAIn WAIn NT In NSW In NSW, the rules say you must not “use any mobile phone while driving, or...

What age can you get P Plates and start driving in Australia?

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Are you wondering what age you need to be to drive by yourself in Australia? Wondering what age you need to be to upgrade from L plates and get red P plates? In this article, we’re going to look at the age when you can start driving by yourself in each state of Australia. 📚 ContentsIn NSWIn QLDIn ACTIn VICIn TASIn SAIn WAIn NT In NSW In NSW, you can drive at age 17 with red P plates after...

Where to buy P Plate holders or clips

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For drivers who have passed their P Plate test and are ready to upgrade from L Plates or for drivers who are upgrading from red P plates, their first question is often: Where do I buy P plates holders or clips? There are three types of P plate holders and clips: 📚 ContentsRegular P plate mounting bracket holderLonger P plate mounting bracket holderPlastic P plate mounting clipsIn NSWIn QLDIn...

TAS Fines for P Platers

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In Tasmania, there are over 1,000 types of fines related to driving on the road and a handful of important fines related to driving on your L or P Plates. Let’s look at some of the FAQs about fines for L and P Plate drivers in TAS. 📚 ContentsFines on your P PlatesDo I get a fine for not having P Plates on my car?What happens if my P Plates fall off or blow off my car?What is the fine for...

SA Fines for P Platers

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In South Australia, there are over 1,000 types of fines related to driving on the road and a handful of important fines related to driving on your L or P Plates. Let’s look at some of the FAQs about fines for L and P Plate drivers in SA. 📚 ContentsFines on your P PlatesDo I get a fine for not having P Plates on my car?What happens if my P Plates fall off or blow off my car?What is the fine...

QLD Fines for P Platers

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In Queensland, there are over 1,000 types of fines related to driving on the road and a handful of important fines related to driving on your L or P Plates. Let’s look at some of the FAQs about fines for L and P Plate drivers in QLD. 📚 ContentsFines on your P PlatesDo I get a fine for not having P Plates on my car?What happens if my P Plates fall off or blow off my car?What is the fine for...

VIC Fines for P Platers

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In Victoria, there are over 1,000 types of fines related to driving on the road and a handful of important fines related to driving on your L or P Plates. Let’s look at some of the FAQs about fines for L and P Plate drivers in VIC. 📚 ContentsFines on your P PlatesDo I get a fine for not having P Plates on my car?What happens if my P Plates fall off or blow off my car?What is the fine for...

Rideshare on your Ps?

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You’re the resourceful type and you’re interested in joining a ridesharing company in Australia while you’re on your P’s. In this article, we look at the licence requirements for ridesharing in Australia and whether you can earn money driving on your Ps. 📚 ContentsUber & Uber EatsOlaDiDiShebahGoCatchSummary Uber & Uber Eats You can’t drive for Uber or Uber...