Our Result - Drink Driving - 1300516

Reference: 1300516

Charge

1. Charge - Drink Driving Category 2 offence
2. Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) of 0.12

Law

Drink driving is a common term used to cover the two offences which relate to drinking and driving. Driving Under the Influence (DUI) and exceeding the Prescribed Concentration of Alcohol in the blood (PCA).

It is an offence to consume more than a specific amount of alcohol and drive a vehicle and, if found guilty of drink driving, you may be disqualified from holding a driver’s licence for up to a period of 3 years. Our criminal lawyers at Caldicott Lawyers are experts all driving matters and specifically in drink driving matters.

Maximum Penalty

A fine of $1300 Minimum disqualification of 6 months

Penalty Received

Fine of $900 Disqualified for 7 months

Circumstances

The suburb where the drink driving offence took place: Marino

3 prior drink driving offences – At pub with friends from 10 pm until 2 am