Travel conditions

It is every person's right to feel safe and comfortable when using Queensland Rail services.

The Transport Operations (Passenger Transport) Act 1994Transport Infrastructure (Rail) Regulation 2017 and the Transport Operations (Passenger Transport) Regulation 2018 stipulate​ standards for the purchase of tickets and behaviour on trains and at stations.

Please follow these conditions when travelling on the TransLink network.  

Offences and fines

On the spot fines can be issued by TransLink to reduce fare evasion and anti-social behaviour on the network.


Public transport offences and fines
As at 1 July 2019
Fine
Fare evasion$266
Failure to produce ticket
$266
​Failure to provide evidence of concession entitlement
​$266
​Feet on the seats of a public passenger vehicle
​$266
​Consumption of food or drink on a train
​$266
Create a disturbance or nuisance on public transport infrastructure or in a public passenger vehicle
$533
Interfere with public transport infrastructure, service, vehicle or equipment
$533
Crossing a railway line at a non-designated crossing
$266
Entering or leaving a railway other than through a proper entrance or exit
$266
Entering a train crossing while a warning signal is sounding or has just sounded
$266
​Putting graffiti on a railway or train
​$266
​Drinking alcohol on a railway
​$266
​Drinking alcohol on a train
​$266
​Smoking on a railway
​$266
​Smoking in a public passenger vehicle
​$266
Bringing onto a train designated 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 designated storage area
$266
Playing a musical instrument on a railway
$266
Occupying more than one seat on a train
$266
Taking an animal that is not an assistance animal on a public passenger vehicle without permission
$266
Selling, seeking business or conducting a survey on a railway
$266
Leaving waste paper or rubbish on a railway other than in a container designated for that purpose
$133
Placing an item where it may cause obstruction or injury
$266

 

This section of our website provides general conditions and information. For more information visit TransLink