If you Drive Suspended and are Charged you face Stiff Penalties:
For a 1st Offence of Drive Suspended:
- A fine from $1000 to $5000
- An automatic Driver’s Licence Suspension for 6 additional months
If you are Charged for the Second Time for Drive Suspended :
- A fine from $2000 to $5000
- Up to 6 months in Jail
- An automatic Driver’s Licence Suspension for an additional 6 months.
Driver’s who Drive Suspended and are convicted of Driving While Under Suspension in Ontario can expect to pay higher insurance rates than the average driver.
Many employers will not hire an employee who has been convicted of Driving While Under Suspension. Some drivers may lose their employment and are charged.
If you Drive Suspended and are charged the penalties are very high. It is important to discuss with a licensed paralegal how Driving While Under Suspension penalties may affect you. Our paralegals are experienced in handling these cases in courts all over Ontario