Thursday 02 February 2023

Traffic fines go up sharply next year

Fines for traffic offences are set to go up sharply next year – almost double in some cases, according to justice ministry documents.

The fine for not stopping on a zebra crossing is to go up from €180 to €320, while the fine for unnecessary hooting will rise from €180 to €350. Jumping a red light and phoning while driving will cost €220.

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