Car owners who allow learner drivers to use their vehicles on their own will face hefty fines or jail time from midnight tonight – TheLiberal.ie – Our News, Your Views

Car owners who allow learner drivers to use their vehicles on their own will face hefty fines or jail time from midnight tonight




From midnight tonight, car owners who allow learner drivers to use a vehicle unaccompanied will face fines or jail time.

Car owners who fall foul of the new legislation may be fined up to €1,000, spend up to 6 months in jail, or have their vehicle seized.

According to Minister for Transport Shane Ross, the new laws ‘will save lives.’

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