The definitive guidelines on the sentencing of motoring offences were issued on 15 June 2023 and came into force on 1 July 2023.

Offences covered by the guidelines include:


The consultation on draft guidelines for sentencing motoring offences opened on 7 July 2022 and closed on 29 September 2022.

Related documents

To support the guidelines and consultations, the Council also publishes a range of documents. These documents may include consultation responses, statistical bulletins, resource and equality impact assessments and guideline assessments.

Related documents: Motoring offences