No. S 246
Road Traffic Act
Road Traffic (Amendment) Rules 2018
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 140 of the Road Traffic Act, the Minister for Transport makes the following Rules:
Citation and commencement
1.  These Rules are the Road Traffic (Amendment) Rules 2018 and come into operation on 1 May 2018.
Amendment of rule 28
2.  Rule 28 of the Road Traffic Rules (R 20) is amended —
(a)by deleting the words “except perambulators” in paragraph (1) and substituting the words “unless and to the extent excepted under paragraph (2) or (3)”; and
(b)by inserting, immediately after paragraph (2), the following paragraph:
(3)  Paragraph (1) does not prevent the driving or riding of any of the following on the footway of a road:
(a)a bicycle;
(b)a power‑assisted bicycle;
(c)a personal mobility device;
(d)a mobility scooter (within the meaning given by the Active Mobility Act 2017 (Act 3 of 2017));
(e)a wheelchair (within the meaning given by the Active Mobility Act 2017), whether motorised or otherwise;
(f)a pram, stroller or trolley, inline skates or roller‑skates;
(g)a wheeled toy (within the meaning given by the Active Mobility Act 2017).”.
[G.N. Nos. S 211/2002; S 214/2003; S 67/2005; S 157/2007; S 652/2008; S 635/2010; S 137/2011; S 190/2012; S 764/2013; S 42/2015; S 113/2016; S 365/2016; S 77/2017; S 171/2017; S 363/2017]
Made on 30 April 2018.
Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Transport,
[LTA/LEGL/L18.029.002/JAS/DT/RTR.18.01; AG/LEGIS/SL/276/2015/44 Vol. 1]
(To be presented to Parliament under section 141(1) of the Road Traffic Act).