About Live Traffic NSW

The free real-time road and traveller information service for NSW

Live Traffic NSW provides enhanced traffic information; giving you up-to-the minute news of incidents and conditions that affect your journey.

Our aim is to help motorists make the best possible travel decisions that will, in turn, contribute to the safe and efficient management of our roads.

Our traffic informationTransport Management Centre

The Transport Management Centre (TMC) monitors and manages the 18,000km NSW State road network 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

The TMC uses advanced monitoring, communication and traffic management systems to:

The TMC works closely with other government agencies and service providers to maximise the safety and efficiency of the NSW road network. These agencies include:

132 701 Traffic Information Line

Operating 24-hours a day, this telephone service generates text-to-speech information on traffic incidents such as vehicle accidents, road closures, major roadworks and special events. There is also an option to talk to an operator. In 2009 the 132 701 line serviced 183,516 calls.

131 700 Incident Reporting Line

Every year, almost 200,000 people call this dedicated line to report traffic incidents. These reports are incredibly valuable to the TMC and around 20 percent of incident alerts on our Traffic Information line originate from public reports.

Improving Live Traffic NSW

We're committed to ensuring that Live Traffic NSW meets the needs of travellers in New South Wales.

Your feedback is essential in helping us develop and improve the site. If you have any ideas, suggestions for improvement or questions about the site, please contact us.

Live Traffic NSW is owned and operated by the Transport Management Centre, which is part of Transport for NSW.