Under the Highway Safety Code, the SAAQ suspends a driver’s licence or the right to hold a licence of an individual who has unpaid fines following a violation under the Highway Safety Code or a municipal traffic or parking bylaw.
The SAAQ is advised by the collecting entity of an unpaid fine and imposes these measures until the collecting entity notifies the SAAQ to confirm payment of the fine.
During a prohibition period
If you drive during a prohibition period, you are committing an offence.
As a result:
Check driver's licence validity
Before lending or renting out your vehicle to someone, take the time to check that the prospective driver holds a valid licence.
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