List of Nigeria FRSC Road Traffic Offences & Penalties 2018
List of Nigeria FRSC Road Traffic Offences 2018. Traffic offences are punishable under the Traffic and Road Safety Act. Different offences are prescribed different penalties, which include paying a cash penalty. I have listed out the basic list of Nigeria FRSC road Traffic Offences also known as road traffic offences in Nigeria.
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FRSC Road Traffic Offences & Penalties 2018.
These rules of the FRSC Road Traffic Offences are strictly adopted and if caught violating this traffic rule and you wish to wave your right to a court trial, the alternative is to pay the prescribed fine for the particular offence.
However, the Table of driving penalties summarises the fines and penalties for the most serious offences (PURSUANT TO SECTION 10(4), 28(2) OF FRSC (ESTABLISHMENT) ACT, 2007 AND REGULATION 220 OF NRTR, 2012)
According to Autojosh which presents a List of Nigeria FRSC Road Traffic Offences together with their corresponding penalties.The offences and their corresponding fines are as listed below:
List of Nigeria FRSC Road Traffic Offences & Penalties 2018.
Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Notice Of Offence Sheet
|S/NO||TICK INFRINGEMENT (S)||CODE||POINTS||PENALTY||CATEGORY|
|4||SPEED LIMIT VIOLATION||SLV||3||3,000||1|
|5||VEHICLE LICENCE VIOLATION||VLV||3||3,000||2|
|6||VEHICLE NUMBER PLATE VIOLATION||NPV||3||3,000||1|
|7||DRIVER’S LICENCE VIOLATION||DLV||10||10,000||2|
|9||ROAD MARKING VIOLATION||RMV||5||5,000||1|
|10||CAUTION SIGN VIOLATION||CSV||3||3,000||3|
|12||DRIVING UNDER ALCOHOL OR DRUG INFLUENCE||DUI||5||5,000||2|
|13||OPERATING A VEHICLE WITH FORGED DOCUMENTS||OFD||10||20,000||2|
|14||UNAUTHORIZED REMOVAL OF OR TAMPERING WITH ROAD SIGNS||UTS||5||5,000||1|
|15||DO NOT MOVE VIOLATION||DNM||2||2,000||2|
|16||INADEQUATE CONSTRUCTION WARNING||ICW||–||50,000||1|
|17||CONSTRUCTION AREA SPEED LIMIT VIOLATION||CAV||3||3,000||1|
|18||FAILURE TO MOVE OVER||FMO||3||3,000||1|
|19||FAILURE TO COVER UNSTABLE MATERIALS||FCM||5||5,000||1|
|21||DRIVING WITH WORN-OUT TYRE OR WITHOUT SPARE TYRE||TYY||3||3,000||1|
|22||DRIVING WITHOUT OR WITH SHATTERED WINDSCREEN||VWV||2||2,000||1|
|23||FAILURE TO FIX RED FLAG ON PROJECTED LOAD||FFF||3||3,000||1|
|24||FAILURE TO REPORT ACCIDENT||FRC||10||20,000||1|
|25||MEDICAL PERSONNEL OR HOSPITAL REJECTION OF ROAD ACCIDENT VICTIM||RCV||–||50,000||1|
|26||ASSAULTING MARSHAL ON DUTY||AMD||10||10,000||2|
|27||OBSTRUCTING MARSHAL ON DUTY||OMD||2||2,000||2|
|28||ATTEMPTING TO CORRUPT MARSHAL||ACS||10||10,000||2|
|29||CUSTODY FEE||N200 per day after 24 hours||–|
|30||DRIVING WITHOUT SPECIFIED FIRE EXTINGUISHER||FEV||3||3,000||3|
|31||DRIVING A COMMERCIAL VEHICLE WITHOUT PASSENGER MANIFEST||PMV||10||10,000||2|
|32||DRIVING WITHOUT SEAT BELT||SUV||2||2,000||1|
|33||USE OF PHONE WHILE DRIVING||UPD||4||4,000||1|
|34||DRIVING A VEHICLE WHILE UNDER 18 YEARS||UDR||–||2,000||1|
|35||RIDING MOTORCYCLE WITHOUT A CRASH HELMET||RMH||2||2,000||1|
|36||EXCESSIVE SMOKE EMISSION||ESE||5||5,000||1|
|37||MECHANICALLY DEFICIENT VEHICLE||MDV||5||5,000||1|
|38||FAILURE TO INSTALL SPEED LIMITING DEVICE||FSLD||3||3,000||2|
Do you wish to waive your Right to a court trial? Yes or No
If Yes, please pay the prescribed fine(s) into Federal Government Revenue Account in any of the commercial Banks or online using Remita platform accessible through www.remita.net (select “Pay FG Agency; Select FRSC under MDAs; select “Offences” to pay for fines.
Complete the other mandatory fields as applicable).
Bring the teller/printout to the FRSC office where the booking was made.