Legislative Council: Tuesday, May 02, 2023


Mobile Phone Detection Cameras

In reply to the Hon. D.G.E. HOOD ().23 March 2023).

The Hon. K.J. MAHER (Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Attorney-General, Minister for Industrial Relations and Public Sector): The Minister for Police, Emergency Services and Correctional Services has advised:

1. The mobile phone detection camera road safety initiative is currently at tender stage by the Department for Infrastructure and Transport, and a trial is being conducted with two potential camera suppliers before a specific technology is procured.

2. Privacy will be protected as per current South Australia Police practice with the use of any images and information obtained from speed and red-light cameras.