DRIVING WHILE UNDER SUSPENSION
A TICKET FOR DRIVING WHILE SUSPENDED:
Driving a motor vehicle in Ontario is considered a privilege not a right. The government, court and/or the Ministry of Transportation of Ontario can suspend your driver’s licence for; accumulating too many demerit points any violation of a G1 or G2 drivers licence failing to pay a fine speeding more than 50km/h driving while under suspension stunt driving breathalyzer reading over .50mgs judge’s court order to suspend your licence fail to pay family support payments medical suspension civil judgement under the Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Act a conviction for a criminal driving offence Any drivers licence suspension means that the driver is not allowed to drive for any reason in the Province of Ontario. Penalty for Driving while Suspended is; Minimum one thousand (1000) dollar fine. Minimum five thousand (5000) dollar fine for cases involving alcohol. Mandatory Six (6) month further licence suspension for a first offence. Possible Six (6) months in jail. Vehicle seizure for seven (7) days. Dramatic increases in your insurance rates.; Contact us today to find out more…
53 Highway Traffic Act, R.S.O. 1990
- . Every person who drives a motor vehicle or street car on a highway while his or her driver’s licence is suspended under an Act of the Legislature or a regulation made thereunder is guilty of an offence and on conviction is liable, (a) for a first offence, to a fine of not less than $1,000 and not more than $5,000; and (b) for each subsequent offence, to a fine of not less than $2,000 and not more than $5,000, or to imprisonment for a term of not more than six months, or to both. R.S.O. 1990, c. H.8, s. 53 (1); 1997, c. 12, s. 7 (1)..
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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.