Travelling with Children

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Western Australian Child Restraint Laws require children from:

– Birth to under 6 months to be restrained in a rearward facing child restraint (e.g. infant  capsule).

– 6 months to under 4 years to be restrained in either a rearward or forward facing child restraint with in-built harness; and

– 4 years to under 7 years to be restrained in either a forward facing child restraint or booster seat restrained by a correctly adjusted and fastened seat belt or child safety harness.

Also, children:

– under 4 years are not allowed to sit in the front seat of a vehicle with two or more rows of seats,

– from 4 years to under 7 years are only allowed to sit in the front seats if all rear seats are occupied by children less than 7 years of age.

Children 7 years and over can be restrained in an adult seat belt or booster seat.

We hire approved child safety seats at $4.00 each per day.