Carry Passenger Improperly on a Motorcycle

CJS Offence Code: RT88505

Standard Offence Wording
On **(..SPECIFY DATE..) at **(..SPECIFY TOWNSHIP..), drove a motor bicycle, namely **(..SPECIFY MOTORCYCLE MAKE AND INDEX NUMBER..), whilst carrying another person who was not sitting astride the motor bicycle on a proper seat securely fixed to it behind the driver’s seat.

Contrary to section 23(3) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 and Schedule 2 to the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988.

Home Office Classification

This offence carries a fine of £100 and three penalty points.

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Metropolitan Police Offence Code

The following information is intended for Metropolitan Police Officers who use a different coding system, this code being correct as of Form 4740 (October 2018) or Form 4741 (June 2018).

MetPol Offence Code: 191

Statute: (A) S23 – Road Traffic Act 1988

Notes: The offence and brief wording will be entered in full on the Traffic Offence Report.


Updated on 2022-04-08

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