Category Archives: Road Traffic Legislation

Gardaí Covid-19 Enforcement Powers

Gardaí now have a range of new Covid-19 enforcement powers. Previously, Gardaí could only encourage [...]

Graduated Speeding Penalties

Minister for Transport Shane Ross is bringing his proposals to Cabinet today in relation to [...]

Summertime and the Living is Easy!

The August bank holiday weekend is approaching and we are all looking forward to some [...]

New Handheld Devices to Help Gardaí Identify Uninsured Drivers

Soon, Gardaí will be able to use handheld devices to instantly tell whether a vehicle [...]

New Penalties now in Force for Driving having Consumed Alcohol

New rules on drink-driving took effect from midnight last Thursday which will automatically disqualify any [...]

Am I Allowed to Tow a Trailer?

Do you need to use a trailer for your work or farm?  The laws regarding [...]

Penalty Points for Worn Tyres

There is a new Fixed Charge Notice (FCN) offence in place for motorists who drive [...]

No NCT? On-the-Spot Fine and 3 Penalty Points

Do you know that the law is changing in relation to penalties imposed on drivers [...]

Road Traffic Act 2006 (Restriction on Use of Mobile Phones) – Regulations 2014

The regulations make it an offence to send or read a text message from a [...]