FRSC Offences and Penalties

February 2016





Offences & Penalties

http://frsc.gov.ng/offences-and-penalties

S/NOTICK INFRINGEMENT (S)CODEPOINTSPENALTYCATEGORY
1LIGHT/SIGN VIOLATIONLSV22,0002
2ROAD OBSTRUCTIONROB33,0001
3ROUTE VIOLATIONRTV55,0001
4SPEED LIMIT VIOLATIONSLV33,0001
5VEHICLE LICENCE VIOLATIONVLV33,0002
6VEHICLE NUMBER PLATE VIOLATIONNPV33,0001
7DRIVER’S LICENCE VIOLATIONDLV1010,0002
8WRONGFUL OVERTAKINGWOV33,0001
9ROAD MARKING VIOLATIONRMV55,0001
10CAUTION SIGN VIOLATIONCSV33,0003
11DANGEROUS DRIVINGDGD1050,0001
12DRIVING UNDER ALCOHOL OR DRUG INFLUENCEDUI55,0002
13OPERATING A VEHICLE WITH FORGED DOCUMENTSOFD1020,0002
14UNAUTHORIZED REMOVAL OF OR TAMPERING WITH ROAD SIGNSUTS55,0001
15DO NOT MOVE VIOLATIONDNM22,0002
16INADEQUATE CONSTRUCTION WARNINGICW50,0001
17CONSTRUCTION AREA SPEED LIMIT VIOLATIONCAV33,0001
18FAILURE TO MOVE OVERFMO33,0001
19FAILURE TO COVER UNSTABLE MATERIALSFCM55,0001
20OVERLOADINGOVL1010,0001
21DRIVING WITH WORN-OUT TYRE OR WITHOUT SPARE TYRETYY33,0001
22DRIVING WITHOUT OR WITH SHATTERED WINDSCREENVWV22,0001
23FAILURE TO FIX RED FLAG ON PROJECTED LOADFFF33,0001
24FAILURE TO REPORT ROAD ACCIDENTFRC1020,0001
25MEDICAL PERSONNEL OR HOSPITAL REJECTION OF ROAD ACCIDENT VICTIMRAV50,0001
26ASSAULTING MARSHAL ON DUTYAMD1010,0002
27OBSTRUCTING MARSHAL ON DUTYOMD22,0002
28ATTEMPTING TO CORRUPT MARSHALACS1010,0002
29CUSTODY FEEN200 per day after 24 hours
30DRIVING WITHOUT SPECIFIED FIRE EXTINGUISHERFEV33,0003
31DRIVING A COMMERCIAL WITHOUT PASSENGER MANIFESTPMV1010,0002
32DRIVING WITHOUT SEAT BELTSUV22,0001
33USE OF PHONE WHILE DRIVINGUPD44,0001
34DRIVING A VEHICLE WHILE UNDER 18 YEARSUDR2,0001
35RIDING MOTORCYCLE WITHOUT A CRASH HELMETRMH22,0001
36EXCESSIVE SMOKE EMISSIONESE55,0001
37MECHANICALLY DEFICIENT VEHICLEMDV55,0001
NOTE: Custody fee on impounded Motor vehicle and Motorcycle/Tricycle is N200.00 per day payable after initial 24 hours of grace

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