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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59 In A 30 Limit – New Driver!

Question: Hello there, I think I need you to hire your team, but first could you tell me, I’m 19 years old, driving for about 8 months now. I was caught by a speed gun in a 30 MPH zone …

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Speeding Offence

Question: I have received a conditional offer of fixed penalty notice. I am a new driver having just passed my test in October 2008. This is my second speeding offence and will mean a total of six points on my …

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6 Penalty Points And £200 Fixed Penalty

Question: Hi, I wanted to ask in behalf of a friend. She was driving back from buying a car. The car was not insured at the time but as she reached home the police stopped her due to her not …

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Defend It Or Get A Ban

Question: I have received a conditional offer of fixed penalty notice. I am a new driver,  having just passed my test in October 2008. This is my second speeding offence and will mean a total of six points on my …

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9 Penalty Points As A Provisional Licence Holder

Question: Hi there, a couple of months after moving to the UK, clearly unaware of the driving regulations, I was stopped for driving without insurance, and given 6 points on my provisional licence. About 2 years after, I was stopped …

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I Didn’t Have Business Insurance

Question: Can you please read below and see if you could help me? On x 2010, I did a No Left Turn accidentally as my Tom Tom guided incorrectly, this caught the attention of the police and I was stopped, …

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Provisional Driver – I Was Not Properly Supervised

Question: I am a provisional driver and had a driver with a full licence (two years and 10 months) sitting with me. I drove my mothers car and was unaware that it was not insured. I have car insurance for …

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They Didn’t Tell Me I Was Revoked At The Time

Question: After my offences in 2008 (in10 6 points)and 2009 (cu30 3 points) I carried on driving, my licence and counterpart were returned to me no mention of revoking, after a early morning breathalyser I was just over limit and …

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6 Points But I Don’t Want To Be Revoked

Question: I have been to court and a decision has bin made that i get 6 points and a fine for no insurance. I agree with the decision but I have only had my licence 4 a just over a …

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Can I Be Revoked Twice?

Question: My licence was revoked between Jan. and July last year and is now clean. I think I got caught on camera recently, will my previous conviction mean I automatically lost my licence and get my licence revoked twice?  Louise …

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