Land Transport (Road User) Rule 2004

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7.10 Persons of or over 15 years must wear seat belts and keep them fastened
  • (1) Subclause (2) applies when a person—

    • (a) is in a motor vehicle; and

    • (b) is occupying a seat fitted with a seat belt, whether or not the seat belt is an approved seat belt; and

    • (c) is aged 15 years or more.

    (2) While the vehicle is in motion on the road, the person must—

    • (a) wear the seat belt correctly so that he or she is properly restrained; and

    • (b) keep the seat belt securely fastened.

    Clause 7.10: substituted, on 1 November 2009, by clause 25 of the Land Transport (Road User) Amendment Rule 2009 (SR 2009/253).