Top 10 road safety cameras for infringements issued

Camera site Number of infringements issued
At the Intersection of King Street and La Trobe Street, West Melbourne - lane - 1, 2, 3, 4 31,465
At the Intersection of Warrigal Road and Batesford Road, Chadstone - lane 1, 2, 3 29,716
At the Intersection of Fitzroy Street and Lakeside Drive, St Kilda - lane 1, 2, 3 26,010
At the Intersection of Geelong Road and Droop Street, Footscray - lane 1, 2, 3, 4 12,566
Princes Freeway, Lara, Avalon Road Bridge, Melbourne Bound - lane 1, 2, 3 11,340
At the Intersection of North Road and Clayton Road, Oakleigh East - lane 1, 2, 3 10,422
Western Ring Road and Fullarton Road Bridge Southbound, Keilor Park - lane 3, 4 9,490
Princes Freeway, Little River, Point Wilson Road Bridge, Melbourne Bound - lane 1, 2, 3 9,299
Eastlink, Rowville, Southbound, Wellington Road Bridge - lane 3 9,279
At the Intersection of Flinders Street and William Street, Melbourne - lane 1, 2, 3 9,164

Key figures

  • The road safety camera at the intersection of King Street and La Trobe Street, West Melbourne recorded the most infringements in 2019-20. Infringements for this camera decreased by 17.7 per cent when compared with 2018-19. 
  • The top three cameras are located in 40 km/h zones.
  • Research shows a pedestrian struck by a car travelling at 40 km/h has a much greater chance of survival than someone struck at 60 km/h.

Speeding and red-light offences

Total infringements for speeding and red-light offences

2019-20 2018-19
1,077,586 1,214,628

There was an 11.2 per cent decrease in total infringement volumes for speeding and red-light offences from 2018-19 to 2019-20.

Speeding infringements (fixed and mobile cameras)

Speeding categories 2019-20 2018-19
Exceed speed by less than 10km/h 732,326 808,187
Exceed speed by 10km/h but less than 15km/h 150,846 173,667
Exceed speed by 15km/h but less than 25km/h 53,727 63,331
Exceed speed by 25km/h but less than 30km/h 5,239 6,622
Exceed speed by 30km/h but less than 35km/h 2,385 3,061
Exceed speed by 35km/h but less than 40km/h 1,272 1,603
Exceed speed by 40km/h but less than 45km/h 712 841
Exceed speed by 45km/h or more 882 904
Exceed speed by more than 20km/h in 110km/h zone 522 486
Total 947,911 1,058,702

Key figures

  • Speeding infringements detected by both fixed and mobile cameras decreased by 10.4 per cent from 2018-19 to 2019-20.
  • Speeding infringements for less than 10km/h decreased by 9.3 per cent from 2018-19 to 2019-20.

Red-light infringements

Total infringements for red-light offences

2019-20 2018-19
129,675 155,916

There was a 16.8 per cent decrease in total infringements for red-light offences from 2018-19 to 2019-20.