Road and traffic information
Information and guidelines about services that are available to manage traffic incidents, traffic signals and tolling.
We also provide information on roadwork and road signage legislation to help you get to your destination safely.
Information in this section:
- Traffic reports and road conditions
You can find current traffic and road conditions for major roads in Queensland at www.131940.qld.gov.au or by calling 13 19 40. Sign up for SMS traffic alerts.
- Fire safety on the road
- Overview of the management of roads during floods
Current traffic reports, incidents, road closures and conditions for Queensland are available from www.131940.qld.gov.au or by calling 13 19 40.
We are committed to easing congestion and ensuring incidents are cleared as quickly and safely as possible from the road network. The department has a number of services to ensure road users reach their destination safely and efficiently.
- Road signage
Roadside and roadwork signs are an important traffic control device used to regulate, warn, guide and inform road users — thereby improving the safe and efficient movement of traffic.
Roadworks are necessary to ensuring the safety and continued improvement of out transport network.
- Smarter Motorways
- South-east Queensland travel time survey
The Department of Transport and Main Roads conducts annual surveys of travel times on major routes in south-east Queensland to monitor the road network.
- Tollways and tolling
Queensland toll roads operate under free-flow tolling, providing open motorway environments with no need to stop and pay your tolls.
- Traffic Signals Information