Drive on Motorway [Hard Shoulder / Emergency Refuge Area]

CJS Offence Code: ME82009

Offence Wording: Drive on Motorway [Hard Shoulder / Emergency Refuge Area]

Contrary to regulation 9 of the Motorways Traffic (England and Wales) Regulations 1982, section 17(4) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and Schedule 2 of the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988.

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: 144

Statute: (G) S17 – Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984

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

MP144

Updated on 2021-11-12

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