Open consultation

Scotland: fixed penalty notices for road traffic offences


Proposes changing the law to allow fixed penalty notices to be issued to suspected road traffic offenders in Scotland.

This consultation closes at

Consultation description

Changes to the fixed penalty notice regime in Scotland would supplement existing powers to issue:

  • fixed penalty notices to stationary vehicles
  • conditional offers of fixed penalty notices to suspected offenders


Prosecuting road traffic offences in Scotland: Fixed Penalty Notice reform

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Ways to respond

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Write to:

Pippa Brown
Department for Transport
Great Minster House Zone 3/29
Horseferry Road
London SW1P 4DR

Published 27 March 2018