Demerit points

The Demerit Points Scheme is a national program that allocates penalty points (demerits) for a range of driving offences. The scheme is designed to encourage safe and responsible driving. Along with financial penalties, demerit points provide a strong incentive to drive within the law.

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How demerit points work

Double demerit point periods

School zones and demerit points

Serious speeding offences

Learner drivers and demerit points

Professional drivers

Frequently asked questions

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