Pass Right: The Complete Learners Licence Western Cape

4. ♦ Rules of the road - k53 learner licence


• RULES OF THE ROAD must be obeyed at all times, except in cases where a police officer or traffic officer or a road sign indicates otherwise.

• The rules of the road is a system that will allow road users to reach their   destination safely.

• Always use the road according to these rules, to ensure your own safety, as well   as that of all other road users.

• The primary rule of the road is: Keep Left, Pass Right

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• This general rule means that one should keep to the lefthand side of the road,    even on multi-lane roads and dual-carriage way freeways, where there may be two or more traffic lanes.

• You should move over to the right-hand side lane only when you want to pass    slower traffic ahead of you.

• After overtaking, return to the left lane as soon as it is safe to do so.
• Always remember to signal your intention to change from one lane to another