What are the new speeding fines?


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What are the new levels of fines for speeding in England and Wales?

Fines for speeding in England and Wales have been increased - but the potential punishments are complex. There are three bands of fines depending on how many miles above the speed limit a driver has been doing - these bands carry greater fines and points endorsements. For instance, going between 31 and 40mph in a 30mph zone would incur a fine of 25-75% of a driver's weekly income and three penalty points. Going 51mph or more in the same zone would incur a fine of between 125 and 175% of weekly income, plus six points or a disqualification.

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