Highways and Public Works

Motor Vehicles

Motor Vehicles Fines and Demerit Points

Authority              Offence Ticket Fine Demerit Points
MVA 5 Operate vehicle without licence $125.00 0
MVA 9(4) Person fails to meet the requirements of a co-driver $125.00 0
MVA 16 Licence holder fails to notify registrar of change of name or address $50.00 0
MVA 19 Failure to return duplicate operator's licence to registrar $50.00 0
Driving Vehicle while disqualified N/A 6
MVA 29 Use or be in possession of another person's operator's licence or permit, use of operator's licence by another person or hold more than one licence in own name $125.00 0
MVA 30 Mutilate or deface operator's licence $125.00 0
MVA 31 Operate vehicle not authorized by operator's licence or contrary to a restriction or condition of the licence $125.00 0
MVA 32 Permit person to drive vehicle when they do not have an operator's licence $125.00 0
MVA 33 Renting a vehicle to an unqualified driver $125.00 0
MVA 34 Permitting a person with a learner’s licence to operate a motor vehicle without a co-driver $125.00 0
MVA 35 Driving vehicle unaccompanied whilst holding a learner category operator's licence $125.00 0
MVA 37 Fail to produce operator’s licence $25.00 0
MVA 38.8 Failure to return duplicate general identification card to registrar $50.00 0
MVA 38.9(1) Use or possession of an expired or cancelled general identification card or another person's card $125.00  0
MVA 38.9(2) Permitting use of a general identification card by another person $125.00 0
MVA 38.9(3)  Holding more than one general identification card in own name  $125.00 0
MVA 38.10  Mutilating or defacing or possession of mutilated or defaced general identification card  $125.00
MVA 38.11 Knowingly making false statement to procure general identification card $125.00 
MVA 39 Operate or permit the operation of an unregistered vehicle $125.00 0
MVA 43(3) Failure by lessee to notify registrar of expiry or cancellation of lease agreement or to return registration and licence plates $75.00 0
MVA 47(2) Failure to remove plates on change of ownership $50.00 
MVA 47(4) New owner - Failure to remove plates and return to registrar $50.00 0
MVA 48(1) Improper transfer of trailer licence plate $50.00 0
MVA 49(a) Mutilate, deface or alter certificate of registration $50.00 0
MVA 51 Fail to produce a certificate of registration or replacement certificate of registration $25.00 0
MVA 52 Registered owner fails to notify registrar of change of name of address $50.00 0
MVA 53(4) Fail to return licence plate on request $50.00 0
MVA 56(4)  Misuse of dealer plates $125.00 0
MVA 57(1) Business leasing or renting trailer without licence plate $50.00 0
MVA 57(3) Lower edge of trailer licence plate or permit below rear axle of trailer $50.00 0
MVA 58 Possession by dealer of unauthorized licence plate on vehicle offered for sale $125.00
0
MVA 59 Use of unauthorized plate on a vehicle $75.00 0
MVA 60 Licence plate not properly attached $50.00 0
MVA 61(1) Licence plate not readable $50.00 0
MVA 62(1) Display expired plates $50.00  0
MVA 63 Use or permit the use of a defaced or altered licence plate $125.00 0
Knowingly provide false information to get a licence, permit or certificate N/A
0
MVA 65(3) Making false statement to procure operator's licence, a certificate of registration or pemit $125.00 0
MVA 65(8) Failure to return licence, permit, certificate or licence plate $50.00 0
MVA 86(5)(a) Person providing false insurance card $125.00 0
MVA 86(5)(b) Person providing invalid insurance card $50.00 0
MVA 87(2) Operate uninsured motor vehicle $400.00 10
Vehicle owner permits person to drive uninsured vehicle N/A

0
MVA 88(a) Fails to return insurance card to registrar $50.00 0
MVA 88(b) Person gives or loans an insurance card to a person not entitled to it $75.00 0
MVA 99(1) Person knowingly makes a false statement regarding
accident information
$125.00 0
MVA 100(1) Repairing vehicle without notice affixed or written authorization $125.00 0
MVA 101(1) Offer or sale of vehicle parts without visible serial number $75.00 0
MVA 102(1) Person possessing motor vehicle without serial number
or identifying mark
$125.00 0
MVA 102(2) Person failing to destroy serial number plate $125.00 0
MVA 103 Person failing to report unclaimed motor vehicle to peace officer $50.00 0
MVA 104(1) Fail to report suspicious vehicle to peace officer $125.00 0
MVA 104(2) Fail to keep record of motor vehicles – business $125.00 0
MVA 104(3)(a) Fail to report vehicle with obliterated or illegible serial number to peace officer $125.00
0
MVA 104(3)(b) Dealing with a vehicle without knowing that seller owns the vehicle $125.00 0
MVA 104(3)(c) Dealer fails to keep record of vehicles purchased and of reasons that sellers had right to sell vehicle $125.00 0
MVA 105(1) Insurance adjuster - Failure to report write-off $125.00 0
MVA 106 Fail to stop for a peace officer N/A
10
MVA 108  Failure to comply with safety inspection requirements or orders under section 107 $125.00 0
MVA 128 Operate or permit another person to operate a defective vehicle $125.00 0
MVA 129(6) Failure to comply with officer’s order regarding vehicles or equipment $125.00 0
MVA 130(2) Failure to have requested work done and report to officer $125.00 0
MVA 131 Unauthorized use of a siren $125.00 0
MVA 132(1) Watching or being able to watch television while driving $125.00 0
MVA 133(1) Use of radar detector $125.00 0
MVA 134(2) Fail to obey traffic device $50.00 2
MVA 134(3) Fail to obey traffic directions of a peace officer $125.00 4
MVA 134(5) Fail to obey a flag person, construction barricade or sign $125.00 4
MVA 137 Driving at an unreasonable speed $125.00 4
MVA 139 Exceed posted speed limit by not more than 15 kph $25.00 2
Exceed posted speed limit by more than 15 kph but less than 30 kph $40.00 3
  Exceed posted speed limit by more than 30 kph but less than 50 kph $75.00 4
  Exceed posted speed limit by more than 50 kph $150.00 6
MVA 140  Exceed posted speed in playground or school zone by not more
than 15 kph
$50.00 3
Exceed posted speed in playground or school zone by more than 15 kph but less than 30 kph $100.00 4
  Exceed posted speed in playground or school zone by more than 30 kph but less than 50 kph $150.00 5
  Exceed posted speed in playground or school zone by more than 50 kph $200.00 6
MVA 140(5)  Passing in school zone or playground $125.00 4
MVA 141 Slow driver not driving in right hand traffic lane when available $50.00 2
MVA 141(2) Slow driver not driving in designated lane $50.00 2
MVA 142 Driving in centre lane not at or near posted speed limit $50.00 2
MVA 143(1) Impede traffic $125.00 4
MVA 143(2) Driving at less than posted minimum $50.00 2
MVA 143(3) Failure to obey a peace officer $50.00 2
MVA 144(1) Driving left of centre line $50.00 2
MVA 144(2) Driving over median or division $125.00 4
MVA 145 Driving on boulevard, sidewalk or in ditch $125.00 4
MVA 146 Failure to stop and yield on narrow roadway $125.00 4
MVA 147(1) Prohibited crossing of line between lanes $125.00 4
MVA 147(2) Failure to signal lane change $75.00 4
MVA 147(4) Making unsafe movement $125.00 4
MVA 147(6) Driving using two lanes $50.00 4
MVA 148(1) Three-lane highway - Improper use of centre lane $50.00 2
MVA 149 Drive wrong direction on one-way highway $75.00 3
MVA 150(1) Follow too close $125.00 4
MVA 151(1) Prohibited passing $125.00 4
MVA 152 Pass unsafely $125.00 4
MVA 153(1) Fail to follow passing procedures $125.00 4
MVA 153(2)(a)(b) Fail to follow procedures when being overtaken $125.00 4
MVA 155 Fail to comply with overtaking restrictions $125.00 4
MVA 156 Fail to signal turn $75.00 3
MVA 157 Fail to comply with rules for turning right $50.00 2
MVA 158 Fail to comply with rules for turning left $50.00 2
MVA 159 Fail to comply with traffic control device in a specific traffic lane $50.00 2
MVA 160 Make illegal or unsafe U turn $75.00 3
MVA 161 School bus driver makes U turn $125.00 4
MVA 162 Backing up when it is unsafe and interfering with other traffic $75.00 3
MVA 163(1) Fail to yield right of way $125.00 4
MVA 165 Fail to stop before entering highway $125.00 4
MVA 166 Fail to comply with stop sign $125.00 4
MVA 167 Fail to leave stop sign safely $125.00 4
MVA 168 Fail to comply with yield sign $125.00 4
MVA 169(1) Fail to yield to a pedestrian $125.00 4
MVA 169(2) Overtake or pass vehicle stopped at a cross walk $125.00 4
MVA 170 Fail to yield to a vehicle with siren sounding $125.00 4
MVA 171 Fail to comply with railway crossing traffic requirements $125.00 4
MVA 171(4) Failure to stop at railway crossing - school bus, vehicle with explosives or vehicle with flammables $125.00 4
MVA 172(1) Failure to stop for school bus receiving or discharging passengers $200.00 5
MVA 172(2) Failure to stop for school bus showing flashing red lights $200.00
MVA 173 Fail to yield to merging traffic $125.00 4
MVA 174 Green light offence - fail to yield to pedestrian or vehicle $125.00 4
MVA 175 Yellow light offence $125.00 4
MVA 176 Red light offence $125.00 4
MVA 177(2) Driver breaks through military, funeral or parade or other procession $125.00 4
MVA 178 Failure to comply with headlight and/or tail lamp requirements $50.00 0
MVA 178 Driving without headlamps including daytime driving lights, on prescribed highway $50.00 0
MVA 179 Improper use of high beam headlight $125.00 4
MVA 180 Improper parking on roadway or highway $75.00 0
MVA 181 Violation of parking restrictions $50.00 0
MVA 182 Violation of parallel parking rules $50.00 0
MVA 183 Violation of angle parking rules $50.00 0
MVA 184 Improper parking on hill $50.00 0
MVA 185 Unattended vehicle on jack $50.00 0
MVA 186 Driving carelessly $200.00 6
MVA 187 Driving in race/bet/wager $125.00 6
MVA 188 Engage in stunting activity on a highway $125.00 4
MVA 189 Vehicle emitting excessive noise $75.00 0
MVA 190 Windshield obscured $75.00 0
MVA 191 Interference with driver $75.00 0
MVA 192 Passengers in house trailer in motion $125.00 4
MVA 193(1) Riding on the outside of vehicle $125.00 4
MVA 193(3) Towing violation $125.00 0
MVA 193.1 Failure to reasonably secure load $125.00 0
MVA 194(2) Non compliance with child restraint
$75.00
4
MVA 198(2) Operating motor vehicle without proper seatbelt
$75.00 4
MVA 198(3) Registered owner failing to ensure seat belt operative
$75.00
4
MVA 198(5) Driver not wearing seat belt
$75.00
4
MVA 198(7) Passenger not wearing seat belt
$75.00
4
MVA 198(8) Driver failing to ensure passenger over 5 and under 15 wearing seat belt
$75.00
4
MVA 199 Operating air cushion vehicle $50.00 0
MVA 200(2) Permitting person under 16 to operate farm vehicle on highway $125.00 0
MVA 201(2) Failure to removed glass or injurous substance from a highway $50.00 0
MVA 202 Opening vehicle door when unsafe or leaving vehicle door open creating possible hazard $50.00 0
MVA 203 Use/interfere/tamper with vehicle without consent of owner $75.00 0
MVA 204 Vehicle noise unduly disturbing residents in municipality between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m. $75.00 0
MVA 205 Abandoned vehicle $50.00 0
MVA 206(1) Parked vehicle on highway with for sale sign or other advertising $50.00 0
MVA 206(2) Unauthorized displaying or advertising of goods on highway  $50.00
MVA 207 Person placing, maintaining or displaying unauthorized traffic sign $50.00 0
MVA 208 Damage to traffic sign $50.00 0
MVA 209 Place handbills on vehicles without owner's permission $50.00 0
MVA 210.1(2) Use of electronic device while driving  $250.00 
MVA 212 Person under 16 operating motorcycle/moped/snowmobile on highway $125.00 0
MVA 213 Riding a cycle unsafely or where prohibited $50.00 0
MVA 214 Cycle passenger or operator holding or attached to moving vehicle $125.00 0
MVA 215 Cycles including motorcycles, mopeds, snowmobiles and bicycles not riding single file on highway $50.00
0
MVA 216  Operator of, or passenger on, motorcycle, moped or snowmobile without safety helmet $125.00 4
MVA 217 Bicycle does not meet operating standards $50.00 0
MVA 219 Animal riders not riding single file $50.00 0
MVA 220 Violation of pedestrian walking rules $50.00 0
MVA 222 Violation of pedestrian road crossing rules $50.00 0
MVA 224 Green light violation by pedestrian $50.00 0
MVA 225 Yellow light violation by pedestrian $50.00 0
MVA 226  Red light violation by pedestrian $50.00 0
MVA 227 Walk/wait light violation by pedestrian $50.00 0
MVA 228 Crosswalk violation $50.00 0
MVA 230 Failure to obey directions of a peace officer by pedestrian $50.00 0
MVA 231 Interference with procession or parade $50.00 0
MVA 232 Refuse to give name to peace officer re: pedestrian contraventions $75.00 0