Use on a Road a Motor Vehicle With a [Mascot / Emblem / Ornamental Object] in a Position Likely to Cause Injury

CJS Offence Code: RC86055

Standard Offence Wording
On **(..SPECIFY DATE..) at **(..SPECIFY TOWNSHIP..), used on a road, namely **(..SPECIFY ROAD AND LOCATION..), a motor vehicle, namely **(..SPECIFY VEHICLE MAKE AND INDEX NUMBER..), on which was carried

(A)_[a mascot,]_
(B)_[an emblem,]_
(C)_[an ornamental object,]_

in such a position that it was likely to strike a person with whom the vehicle might collide

Contrary to regulation 53(1) of the Road Vehicles (Construction and Use) Regulations 1986, section 42 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 £50 and no 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: 446

Statute: (C) R53 – Road Vehicles (Construction and Use) Regulations 1986

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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