When travelling on the TransLink network, it is important to follow our conditions of travel, which include but are not limited to:

South East Queensland

Regional Queensland

Offences and fines

The new Transport Operations (Passenger Transport) Regulation 2018 came into effect on 1 September 2018.

All adjustments from the new regulation will be applied across the statewide public transport network. The new regulation will provided consistency in offences and fines across all modes of public transport.

Offence Fine
Fare evasion $261
Failure to produce a ticket $261
Failure to produce evidence of concession entitlement $261
Feet on the seats of a public passenger vehicle $261
Failure to supply name, address and age $261
Failure to give information by certain persons $261
Consumption of food or drink on a public passenger vehicle without permission $261
Consumption of food or drink on a train $261
Create a disturbance or nuisance on public transport infrastructure or in a public passenger vehicle $522
Failure to obey a direction to leave a public passenger vehicle $522
Interfere with public transport infrastructure, service, vehicle or equipment $522
Entering or leaving a moving train $261
Opening an external door of a moving train $261
Placing a part of a person's body out of a window or door of a moving train $261
Entering or leaving a railway other than through a proper entrance or exit $261
Entering a train crossing while a warning signal is sounding or has just sounded $261
Riding on the outside of a train $261
Putting graffiti on a railway or train $261
Spitting on a platform, train, structure or thing on a platform $261
Spitting in or on a vehicle or infrastructure $261
Drinking alcohol on a railway $261
Drinking alcohol on a train $261
Drinking alcohol on a regulated area $261
Taking an animal that is not an assistance animal on a public passenger vehicle without permission $261
Allowing an animal onto a railway $261
Taking or allowing an animal onto a regulated area $261
Leaving waste paper or rubbish on a railway other than in an container designated for that purpose $130
Litter on public transport infrastructure $130
Occupying more than one seat on a train $261
Occupying more than one seat on a public passenger vehicle $261
Bringing onto a train designed for passengers a thing which, because of its size or shape, cannot be put (a) under the seat; or (b) in an overhead rack; or (c) in a designed storage area $261
Placing an item where it may cause obstruction or injury $261
Selling, seeking business or conducting a survey on a railway $261
Selling or seeking business or conducting a survey on a regulated area $261
Playing a musical instrument on a railway $261
Playing a musical instrument or operating sound equipment on a regulated area $130
Smoking on a railway $261
Smoking in a signed, regulated area $261
Smoking in a public passenger vehicle $261
Parking a vehicle other than in a designated parking space $261
Failure to obey direction on a sign in relation to driving or parking a vehicle $261
Entering a busway route without authorisation $261
Driving a vehicle (other than a wheelchair) on a bridge, or platform, or in a subway $261
Driving on a busway or busway transport infrastructure or light platform designed for pedestrian use $261
Parking on a busway or busway transport infrastructure except in an authorised place $261
Failure to obey a sign about driving or parking a vehicle on a busway or busway transport infrastructure $261
Failure to enter or leave at a designated entry or exit $261
Obtaining hire or use of a vehicle by fraud or misrepresentation $522
Driving on a busway or busway transport infrastructure at more than the permitted speed $261

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