New Driver Rules

New drivers have to abide by a different set of rules and restrictions for the first 2 years driving. The FAQ’s cover many of the situations a new driver might face along with practical answers that we hope will help.

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Road Traffic Offences – CRB Check

Question: Hi, in x 2010 I received a fixed penalty notice for speeding by a traffic officer. I did not produce my license within seven days, in x 2011 I was given a court summons to a magistrates court and …

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9 Points On A New Driving Licence

Question: A few years ago I stupidly drove without insurance on a provisional licence and got 6 points. A few months ago I started taking driving lessons, and bought a car. Stupidly I drove the car to work and was …

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Revoked Under New Drivers Act By Mistake

Question: My son passed his full motorcycle test in May 2008. He passed his car test in January 2009. He had 3 points in August 2006 for motorcycle offence. Has just received 6 points in March 2010 for car offence. …

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9 Penalty Points On A New Driving Licence!

Question: Offence: permitting the use of a vehicle (moped) to an unlicensed / uninsured person. My stepson has committed the above offence however he is only 17 with a provisional licence which is already edorsed with 3 points for failure …

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The Judge Told Me I Would Not Lose My Driving Licence

Question: Hello I’m hoping to get quick expert advice in regards to a driving offence. I was caught speeding, and received a summon to attend court. Went to court Wednesday of last week x, I pleaded guilty to the offence …

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I Will Lose My Job

Question: I am 29 years old and work as a x consultant, I recently (x) passed my driving test and was given a car by my boss. Brand new x. Rented through x. I currently drive about 1500 miles a …

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New Driver 2nd Speeding Offence

Question: My grandson is charged with speeding at 40 to 42 mph in a 30 mph limit. The charge is brought about by a police officer saying he followed my grandson and tracked him on his own celebrated speedometer. My …

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New Driver Speeding – What Will Happen?

Question: My oldest girl has just been caught speeding. After doing a speed awareness 10 months ago, she has not been driving 2 years yet what will happen to her? Louise Says: Can you tell me what the alleged speed …

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I Cannot Be Revoked Under New Driver Rules

Question: Hi Loiuse, my name is x and I’m writing to you regarding a driving offence I have 3 points on my licence which I got in June and 2 days ago I got caught driving using mobile and the …

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6 Points On My Provisional Licence

Question: I have a provisional licence on which I have 6 points for driving uninsured. The points expire x 2011 but I am due to take my practical driving test in August ’10. I have been told that if I …

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