Don’t collect too many demerit points, or you could be facing a driver licence suspension. Demerit points can also cause your auto insurance rates to increase. It is important to know what consequences and penalties you are facing when charged with a traffic ticket.
Novice Driver’s face a 30 day suspension if convicted of any 4+ demerit point offence. Click on Novice Drivers to learn more about escalating sanctions for novice drivers.
Full G class driver’s face an Ministry of Transporation interview if they accumulate 9 demerit points, and face an automatic suspension if they accumulated 15 demerit points.
A list of the most common charges with demerit points:
7 Demerit Points
6 Demerit Points
4 Demerit Points
3 Demerit Points
2 Demerit Points
To find out what other charges carry demerit points, please contact us.
You can also visit e-Laws to learn more.