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Traffic Fines in 2021. New Rules, Penalty Slabs in Delhi, NCR of Traffic Offence

Traffic Fines in 2021. New Rules, Penalty Slabs in Delhi, NCR of Traffic Offence

Traffic Fine revised with upto Rs 10,000 Fine on Violating Traffic Rules in Delhi. Know Charges for Drunk Driving, Red Light Jump, Overspeed, Using Mobile Phone in New Bill

 

Documents before Driving your Car

Check that you possess these documents in car, before driving it on road:-

» Car Smart Card / RC Copy (or RTO Receipt in Original, if its a New Car - RTO Receipt Valid for 90 Days)

» Insurance Policy (or Insurance Cover Note, upto 60 days of your New Car)

» Driving License of Driver (in Original)

» PUC Certificate (For New Cars - exempted till end of 1st Year. For Cars purchased after 2010 - PUC Certificate will carry validity of 1 year. For cars before that, PUC Certificate to be renewed once every 3 months

  

Revised Traffic Fines and Penalties - Effective January 2021

Its important to follow Traffic rules and let make Delhi Safe to Travel - for each and every one of us.

Whether from Delhi, NCR, Other Metro Cities - Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad or Tier 2 or Tier 3 Cities - the Traffic Fines now remains same across all cities of India

If you do not have HSRP Number Plate and / or Colour Coded Sticker then get it fast for your vehicle as soon you may be fined for not having same in your Vehicle.

 

Violating Stop Line

If you Violate Stop Line just before the Zebra Crossing even by a Marginal Extent and recorded on camera would be charged with Rs 500 the very same moment. See this Wagon R - which is not even on Zebra Line but tyres on Stop line is what charged Rs 500 as Traffic Fine and sent as Notice to Owner

 

Additional Fine as per High Court Order in Delhi: Pls Note - that Apart from Fine as mentioned in Tabular Format below - there is additional Fine of Rs 500 (over and above each Offence) as per High Court Order Ruling - which can be imposed on the Motorist.

 

Traffic Fines in 2021

Traffic Offence / Rule Violated New Traffic Fine - Effective January 2021
Car not having High Security Number Plate or Colour Coded Sticker (only for vehicles plying in Delhi without Color Code Stickers or HSRP Plate) Upto Rs 10,000 with compounding fine of Rs 5500 
   
Not Wearing Face Mask while Driving Car or as Co-Passenger - Covid Violation Rs 2000 (in Delhi) / Rs 500 (in Other cities)
   
Violating Stop Line (If you Violate Stop Line by even a Marginal extent would be charged fine) Rs 500
   
Driving without PUC (Pollution Certificate) copy Rs. 2000
   
Violating Air Pollution Standards (for Vehicles emitting Excess Black Smoke on Road) Rs 10000
   
Driving without Driving License. Note: Vehicle can also be impounded by Traffic Police when driven without DL (Note: You can show Physical DL or show Digilocker for Soft Copy of DL) Rs. 5000
   
Driving Without Insurance or Driving without Valid Car Insurance (Note: You can show Physical Insurance Copy or show Digilocker for Soft Copy of Insurance) Rs 2000
   
Red Light Jumping Rs 1000
   
Breaking Speed Limit or Over-speeding Rs 2000
   
Overspeeding along with found accused of Dangerous Driving / Speeding at High Speed / Racing. Additionally: Now Driving licence will be seized on the spot by police & suspended for at least 3 month. Person will not be allowed to drive vehicle, Has to call someone from family / friends to drive car  Rs 5000
   
Driving without Seat Belt worn by Driver or Co-Passenger. Additionally: 2 Hour Counselling will also be required to be taken from designated Traffic Police Official on Importance of Seat Belt and need  Rs 1000
   
Rear Seat Belt: Penalty Fine for Seat Belt not Worn by Co-Passenger sitting on Rear Seat . Do note that as per Section 381(3) of Motor Vehicle Act - all Passenger seating in car while the car is in motion should mandatory wear Seat Belt Rs 1000
   
Bike/Scooter/Scooty: Driving 2 Wheeler by wearing Chappal, Sandal, Flip Flops Rs 1000
   
Bike/Scooter/Scooty: More than 2 People on 2 Wheeler (Bike, Scooter) Rs 1000
   
Bike/Scooter/Scooty: Helmet not Worn by 2 Wheeler Rider and / or Pillion Rider on 2 Wheeler Rs 1000 + License Suspended for 3 Months
   
Red Light Jumping and Driving Dangerously where Traffic Police is of the view of Safety of others. Now Driving licence will be seized on the spot by police & suspended for at least 3 month. Person will not be allowed to drive vehicle, Has to call someone from family / friends to drive car  Rs 5000
   
Violation of directions of on duty police officer Rs 2000
   
Double Fine: Overspeeding along with Dangerous Driving and Violation of direction of onduty Police Officer Rs 7000
   
Not Providing way for Emergency Vehicle Rs 10000
   
Drunken Driving - Additionally, Vehicle is also liable to be detained / impounded by Traffic Police.  Offence is applicable for any person under the influence of alcohol or drugs, driving found to have an BAC - Blood alcohol Content level exceeding 30 mg per 100 ml of blood detected by a breath analyzer Rs 10000 + Court Challan
   
Using Mobile Cell Phone during Driving by Driver (Other Occupants in Car are free to use Mobile phone, no offence then). Additionally: Now Driving licence will be seized on the spot by police & suspended for at least 3 month. Person will not be allowed to drive vehicle, Has to call someone from family / friends to drive car  Rs. 5000
   
Driving without High Security Number Plate or Colour Coded Sticker (for New Cars found plying on Delhi Roads irrespective of state of registration) Also - as its as per Supreme Court Order, so any Newly delivered vehicle found without HSRP is contempt of Supreme Court Order and is also liable to be prosecuted, if found without HSRP Plate. Upto Rs. 10,000
   
Selfie While Driving Car Rs 2000
   
Commercial Usage in Private Car (Offering Lift to Unknown Person, Driving Private Car for Commercial Interest) Rs 2000 
   
Offence by Minor (while Minor Caught driving car/vehicle) Rs 25,000 Fine with 3 Year Imprisonment for Car Owner (in whose name vehicle registered or Parents as the case). Juvenile to be booked under Juvenile Act. Along with it Vehicle registration will be marked cancelled
   
Bull Bar / Front Bumper Guard Rs 1000
   
Odd Even Fine in Delhi (Specific from 4th November 2019 to 15th November 2019. Fine for Driving Odd Number car on Even date, Driving Even number car on Odd Date irrespective of place where car registered. Fine applicable from 8am to 8pm with certain exclusions) Rs 4000
   
Other Fines Rs 500 for Each Offence
Opposite Driving on One Way Rs 500
Defective Number Plate / Fancy Number Plate Rs 500
Driving Without Headlight on after sunset  Rs 500
Driving Using High Beam in Night Rs 500
Crossing Zebra Line or Standing on White Line (at Red Light) Rs 500
Obstructive or Improper Parking causing Inconvenience Rs 500

Generally one Pint of Light beer will keep the person below the permissible limit of 30 mg - Subject to vary basis the breath analyzer test and is considered an offence for BAC content > 30 mg

 

 

  

Important for New Car Owners before taking Delivery of New Cars

Some of the dealers are selling cars, without registration basis there 'Gate Pass' in Delhi. Do note - driving an unregistered vehicle is a serious offence and even on day 1 - if caught - without RTO Receipt or Trade Certificate, can lead the vehicle to be impounded and fine. Do not get carried away by dealer casual attitude, as Motor Vehicle Act is much beyond same and is a law.

As per Law, Motor Vehicle Act Section 39/192 - only Registered Vehicles are allowed to ply on roads (RTO Receipt serves the purpose of registration) or else with Trade Certificate.

 

Paying Traffic Offence Fine Online

Now, you can search for Traffic Offence and pay Fine Online

Delhi - Visit delhitrafficpolice.in and Check Notice - Pending Notice. Enter Vehicle Number and make Payment Online

Mumbai - Visit trafficpolicemumbai.maharashtra.gov.in - Check out EChallan Option to make Payment Online

and similarly search for Traffic Police site of your State / UT for Pending Notice payment / EChallan Payment.

Do note that Vahan as Central Site still do not display all challan, so its best to check respective traffic police site of your state or Union Territory.

Complain about Traffic Violation  : You can use Whatsapp to make a complain about any traffic violation, faulty traffic signals, or any other issue related to traffic problem by sending Pic or Video Clip on mobile number 8750871493 (Delhi) / 8454999999 (Mumbai) through Whatsapp.

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Comments 107

Guest - Shivam on Thursday, 08 April 2021 17:27

What is the challan for carrying goods in passenger vehicle

What is the challan for carrying goods in passenger vehicle
Guest - SHAILENDRA BHATNAGAR on Friday, 25 December 2020 09:17

I have purchased a car DL7CR7461. REGISTERED 0N 22-11-2020 SMART CART IS STILL NOT RECEIVED.

I have purchased a car DL7CR7461. REGISTERED 0N 22-11-2020 SMART CART IS STILL NOT RECEIVED.
Guest - Dileep on Wednesday, 04 November 2020 10:07

No parking fine?

No parking fine?
Guest - Dileep Kumar on Tuesday, 03 November 2020 21:53

Dear sir,
How much fine No parking bike.

Dear sir, How much fine No parking bike.
Guest - Ghan Shyam Singh on Monday, 19 October 2020 14:57

Dear all ,
Can anyone tell that if my car has been purchased since 2010, then this car also needs a high security number plate, if it is, then please guide me on where in Delhi this number plate can be made is

Dear all , Can anyone tell that if my car has been purchased since 2010, then this car also needs a high security number plate, if it is, then please guide me on where in Delhi this number plate can be made is
Guest - RAJAT KHURANA on Monday, 19 October 2020 12:16

Please can u explain me. i checked to pressure horn rate not updated in your list. so, why are our generate challan to pressure horn. and, police man submit my licence. please tell me asap.

Please can u explain me. i checked to pressure horn rate not updated in your list. so, why are our generate challan to pressure horn. and, police man submit my licence. please tell me asap.
Guest - Sskumar on Thursday, 15 October 2020 00:27

Pay option not shown. Pending challan shows "To be sent to virtual adalat". Virtual adalats are not functioning. Is it possible to pay fine without waiting for virtual adalat

Pay option not shown. Pending challan shows "To be sent to virtual adalat". Virtual adalats are not functioning. Is it possible to pay fine without waiting for virtual adalat
Guest - rahul on Saturday, 10 October 2020 19:44

maira bs 1 hi question h , aam janta k liye hr red light pr camre lga rakhhe h, or jis karan over speed ka challan aa jata h , fir yeh niyam sabke upper lagu ku nhe hota, maine kai baar note kiya kise MP, MLA , YA Koi b neta apne kafile k sath jata h to unki gadiya bahot jayda over speed m niklte h , us time sare camre ki ky maa c... jati h joki ki unki gadiya capture nhi ho pati.

ager kise k pass maire question ka ans ho to please reply me .

maira bs 1 hi question h , aam janta k liye hr red light pr camre lga rakhhe h, or jis karan over speed ka challan aa jata h , fir yeh niyam sabke upper lagu ku nhe hota, maine kai baar note kiya kise MP, MLA , YA Koi b neta apne kafile k sath jata h to unki gadiya bahot jayda over speed m niklte h , us time sare camre ki ky maa c... jati h joki ki unki gadiya capture nhi ho pati. ager kise k pass maire question ka ans ho to please reply me .
Guest - Abc on Saturday, 20 February 2021 20:49

Tumhe kaise pata ki unka challan aaya hai yah nhi

Tumhe kaise pata ki unka challan aaya hai yah nhi
Guest - Vibhor Goela on Saturday, 10 October 2020 13:08

judge sticker ya police sticker dekh karr tau challan behje gai nahi yeah......aam nagarik jki halat kharab kaar rakhi hAI MAAT PAY KARAU SYSTEM FAIL HONEY DAU INKA.....

judge sticker ya police sticker dekh karr tau challan behje gai nahi yeah......aam nagarik jki halat kharab kaar rakhi hAI MAAT PAY KARAU SYSTEM FAIL HONEY DAU INKA.....
Guest - DEEPAK NEGI on Tuesday, 06 October 2020 17:23

HELLO, I AM DEEPAK NEGI.

Mere pass Apache RTR 160 cc bike hai, year 2011 model ki. Company se normal normal plate lagi hui aayi thi.
kya 2011 year model ki bike me bhi High Security No. plate lagani hai.

Agar nhi lagata toh challan hai

HELLO, I AM DEEPAK NEGI. Mere pass Apache RTR 160 cc bike hai, year 2011 model ki. Company se normal normal plate lagi hui aayi thi. kya 2011 year model ki bike me bhi High Security No. plate lagani hai. Agar nhi lagata toh challan hai
Guest - Rakesh on Friday, 02 October 2020 23:42

Hi,
I have applied for HSRP and got appointment of 10th of October. Does traffic police (delhi) can challan me If I use my car before this date?

Hi, I have applied for HSRP and got appointment of 10th of October. Does traffic police (delhi) can challan me If I use my car before this date?
Guest - David on Thursday, 01 October 2020 14:49

How about for the car manufacturer who vehicles are still in the city but the company has been shut down. And I have been trying to get my HSRP Delhi for that brand car but I’m not able to find on the web portal of HSRP

I have Chevrolet Car but the manufacturing company has been shut down in India.
How am I supposed to get myself new HSRP

How about for the car manufacturer who vehicles are still in the city but the company has been shut down. And I have been trying to get my HSRP Delhi for that brand car but I’m not able to find on the web portal of HSRP I have Chevrolet Car but the manufacturing company has been shut down in India. How am I supposed to get myself new HSRP
Guest - Defin on Thursday, 05 November 2020 08:19

Visit the rto where the car has been registered

Visit the rto where the car has been registered
Guest - Prateek Saini on Wednesday, 30 September 2020 09:43

Yesterday while going to office for the 1st time after lockdown I've been challaned for Puc which expired in april 2020 (due to lockdow couldn't get new) & for not having high security number plate (car registration year 2006).

For these things, I've received 2 challan no.
1st challan is for Rs.10,000
And 2nd challan for Rs. 15,000
Total Rs.25,000

Guys..Pleae advise if these are correct penalties?

Yesterday while going to office for the 1st time after lockdown I've been challaned for Puc which expired in april 2020 (due to lockdow couldn't get new) & for not having high security number plate (car registration year 2006). For these things, I've received 2 challan no. 1st challan is for Rs.10,000 And 2nd challan for Rs. 15,000 Total Rs.25,000 Guys..Pleae advise if these are correct penalties?
Guest - Defin on Thursday, 05 November 2020 08:20

Yes the can fine you challan for not having pucc as pucc checking centres were functional during lockdown

Yes the can fine you challan for not having pucc as pucc checking centres were functional during lockdown
Guest - Hari shankar on Wednesday, 30 September 2020 21:58

Lockdown. के दौरान किसी के कागज़ अगर समाप्त हो गए हैं तो ऐसे सभी को 31 दिसंबर तक के लिए छूट दे दी गई है।

Lockdown. के दौरान किसी के कागज़ अगर समाप्त हो गए हैं तो ऐसे सभी को 31 दिसंबर तक के लिए छूट दे दी गई है।
Guest - AKESHYA GAUR on Tuesday, 29 September 2020 18:02

I HAVE TATAT 407 COMMERCIAL

TODAY I WANT DISPATCH CARGO FROM AIRPORT TO MANESAR GURGAON . WHICH TIME I HAVE TO GO , IF I WANT TO GO BEFOR NO ENTRY HOW MUCH COST TRAFFIC CHALLAN . PLEASE REPY

I HAVE TATAT 407 COMMERCIAL TODAY I WANT DISPATCH CARGO FROM AIRPORT TO MANESAR GURGAON . WHICH TIME I HAVE TO GO , IF I WANT TO GO BEFOR NO ENTRY HOW MUCH COST TRAFFIC CHALLAN . PLEASE REPY
Guest - lubna ansari on Monday, 28 September 2020 16:19

I have 2009 model Hyundai i10 car fitted with CNG. I don't have high security no. plate. As per rule I read it is applicable for New Cars only. Please confirm whether it is necessary for me too, to make new High Secuirty No. Plate.

I have 2009 model Hyundai i10 car fitted with CNG. I don't have high security no. plate. As per rule I read it is applicable for New Cars only. Please confirm whether it is necessary for me too, to make new High Secuirty No. Plate.
Admin on Monday, 28 September 2020 19:47

Absolutely, High Security Number plate is mandatory for all class of vehicles - irrespective of new or old one
Also, colour coded sticker is what needed

Absolutely, High Security Number plate is mandatory for all class of vehicles - irrespective of new or old one Also, colour coded sticker is what needed
Guest
Monday, 19 April 2021

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