Exceeding the speed limit


Exceeding the speed limit by 50 km/hour or more

Exceeding the speed limit by 30-49 km/hour

Exceeding the speed limit by 16-29 km/hour

Exceeding the speed limit by 1-15 km/hour

Demerit Points

0-6 depending on offence


Up to $1000.00

Fines vary depending on the speed and whether you settle in or out of court. In court fine amounts are higher and can add a significant amount to your total payable.

Impact on Insurance Premiums

Any speeding conviction whether it is for 15 km’s over the posted speed limit or 55 km’s over the posted speed limit will have a negative impact on insurance

Other Penalties

If convicted of Speeding in a construction zone with workers present, your fine may double. A Novice Licence holder will be subject to a licence suspension if convicted of a 4 demerit point speeding ticket. If any driver is convicted of speeding greater than 50 km per hour over the speed limit, the Court may impose a licence suspension.

Regardless of your age, licence class, speed clocked or driving record, it is always a good idea to speak with a knowledgeable POINTTS™ representative to better understand all possible penalties you may be faced with.

About The Offence

Drivers are not permitted to exceed the speed limit.

What You Need To Know

When driving through built up areas, school zones or a construction zone, it is important to be aware of the posted speed limits as they do change.

Even though there are not many lawful excuses for exceeding the speed limit, it does not mean that you don’t have a defence to the charge. The quality of the police officer’s evidence is always imperative in any speeding case. At POINTTS™, we know the issues that matter and how to use them to your advantage in court. Our goal is to protect your licence and save you money.

What You Should Do If You’ve Been Charged

A conviction for speeding may have consequences for your insurance rates and can even result in a suspension.

Contact POINTTS™ for a free, no-obligation consultation as soon as possible to understand your options and get expert advice from a traffic ticket specialist.

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