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Speeding Tickets (5181_14)


1. How many speeding tickets were issued, with regards to the average and variable speed cameras, on the M6 from junction 7 to 10a between 01 April 2013 and 01 April 2014?

2. What is the standard penalty charge and is there a reduction if paid within a period of time?


1. M6 (Junction 7 to 10a) 01 April 2013 and 01 April 2014:

Average Speed Cameras Р12,867 Notices of Intended Prosecution

Variable Speed Cameras – 4,477 Notices of Intended Prosecution

2. If a person chose a Conditional Offer as their disposal method for their Notice of Intended Prosecution, then the charge was £60.00 up to 16th August 2013 whereby it was then changed by the government to £100. This is a fixed penalty and there are no reductions to it.

Every effort is made to ensure that the figures presented are accurate and complete. However, it is important to note that these data have been extracted from a number of data sources used by forces for police purposes. The detail collected to respond specifically to your request is subject to the inaccuracies inherent in any large scale recording system. As a consequence, care should be taken to ensure data collection processes and their inevitable limitations are taken into account when interpreting those data.

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