These apply to holders of Learners or Provisional Licenses. If you are on your “P” or “L” plates you only have a limited number of demerit points you can accrue. Even minor traffic offences can put your license at risk.
However, you do have the ability to keep your license. If you are a “P” or “L” driver can apply to the court to keep your license because of “undue hardship”.
This frequently occurs when someone young is employed or a family member is ill and they require a member of their family to be mobile.
Specialist advice from one of our solicitors at Mangan Ey can assist young drivers with these matters.