NSW Crackdown on Drink Driving

NSW have introduced new laws affecting punishment for all levels of drink driving offences.   The following changes impact NSW drivers: Swift and Certain loss of licence for lower-range offenders Mandatory Alcohol Interlock for mid-range offenders Vehicle Sanctions for high-risk drink drivers   Swift And Certain Loss As of 20 May 2019, first-time offenders charged with low-range drink driving may have their licence immediately suspended for a period of 3 months. There is additionally a $561 fine. For repeat offenders and / or higher range offences, the penalties increase from there. This applies to all drivers charged on NSW roads from Monday 20 May 2019.   Alcohol Interlock Laws Previously, […]