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Changes to the Highway Code today with regard to Mobile Phones

Page summary:
The Highway Code is essential reading for all road users, including pedestrians, mobility scooter users, cyclists, horse riders, drivers and motorcyclists.

Change made:
General rules, techniques and advice for all drivers and riders (103 to 158) – Updated rule 149 to clarify that the ban on using hand-held interactive communication devices when driving or supervising a learner driver covers all uses. Added guidance about using devices to make contactless payments.