Offensive advertising to be taken off the road

News for the Department of Transport


Offensive advertising material that is sexually explicit, discriminating and offensive will be banned on vehicles in Western Australia, with new laws passing WA Parliament today.

The Road Traffic (Vehicles) Amendment (Offensive Advertising) Bill 2022 will provide the Department of Transport the power to cancel or refuse vehicle licence applications for vehicles that promote advertising that is deemed offensive by Ad Standards.

Read the Minister's full media statement.

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