Is it illegal to eat while driving in Australia?


Is it illegal to eat while driving in Australia?

Technically speaking, it is legal to eat while driving in Australia. However, if your driving suffers, say for instance you are swerving or cause a crash, then you will be charged for negligent driving.

It’s best to avoid eating while behind the wheel of a car. Just pull over for five mins fatty.

Eating while driving is legal in;

  • Queensland
  • New South Wales
  • Victoria
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • Tasmania
  • South Australia
  • Western Australia
  • Northern Territory
Is it illegal to eat while driving in Australia?

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