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A CONVICTION FOR NOT HAVING INSURANCE:
Fail to Surrender Insurance | Permit No Insurance | False Insurance Under the Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act of Ontario the owner of a motor vehicle is responsible for insuring that the vehicle is covered with liability insurance before the vehicle is driven on the roadway.
Even if the owner of the vehicle is not driving they can be charged with “permitting the operation of a motor vehicle without insurance”. The fine for driving without insurance is five thousand ($5000.00) dollars, plus a surcharge (tax) of approx twenty percent (20%). Meaning if you are caught driving without insurance the total fine is six thousand two hundred and fifty ($6,250.00) dollars. Fighting No Insurance Tickets Upon demand from a police officer the driver must produce valid evidence of insurance. The onus is on the driver or owner to prove that the vehicle is insured, not the police.; Contact us today to find out more…
- 128 Highway Traffic Act, R.S.O. 1990
- Driving without insurance is enforced pursuant to the operation of the Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act Compulsory automobile insurance 2. (1) Subject to the regulations, no owner or lessee of a motor vehicle shall, (a) operate the motor vehicle; or (b) cause or permit the motor vehicle to be operated, on a highway unless the motor vehicle is insured under a contract of automobile insurance. Offence (3) Every owner or lessee of a motor vehicle who, (a) contravenes subsection (1) of this section or subsection 13 (2); or (b) surrenders an insurance card for inspection to a police officer, when requested to do so, purporting to show that the motor vehicle is insured under a contract of automobile insurance when the motor vehicle is not so insured, is guilty of an offence and is liable on a first conviction to a fine of not less than $5,000 and not more than $25,000 and on a subsequent conviction to a fine of not less than $10,000 and not more than $50,000 and, in addition, his or her drivers licence may be suspended for a period of not more than one year. Possession, use, sale, etc., of false or invalid insurance card 13.1 (1) No person shall knowingly, (a) have a false or invalid insurance card in his or her possession; (b) use a false or invalid insurance card; or (c) sell, give, deliver or distribute a false or invalid insurance card. Offence (2) A person who contravenes this section is guilty of an offence and is liable on a first conviction to a fine of not less than $10,000 and not more than $50,000 and on a subsequent conviction to a fine of not less than $20,000 and not more than $100,000.
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All traffic ticket violations and Provincial offence summons are dealt within the Provincial court locations in Ontario. We have been providing legal services to all of Ontario in the GTA area for over 15 years.
Highway Traffic Act charges such as speeding or traffic violations;
Municipal by-law charges relating to excessive noise, animal control, or garbage disposal;
Charges laid under provincial legislation such as the Environmental Protection Act, the Occupational Health and Safety Act, the Dog Owners’ Liability Act or the Trespass to Property Act.