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38 FRSC Traffic Offences and Their Penalties


If caught violating a traffic rule and you wish to wave your right to a court trial, the alternative is to pay the prescribed fine for the particular offence.


In line with our vision to engender an enlightened society with emphasis on the automotive sector, here is a list of FRSC traffic offences together with their corresponding penalties.

The offences and their corresponding fines are as listed below:
1. TRAFFIC LIGHT/SIGN VIOLATION
Penalty:         N2,000

2. ROAD OBSTRUCTION
Penalty:        N3,000

3. ROUTE VIOLATION
Penalty:         N5,000
    
4. DRIVER’S LICENCE VIOLATION
Penalty:         N10,000
    
5. DANGEROUS DRIVING
Penalty:         N50,000

6. SPEED LIMIT VIOLATION
Penalty:         N3,000

7. VEHICLE LICENCE VIOLATION
Penalty:         N3,000

8. DRIVING UNDER ALCOHOL OR DRUG INFLUENCE
Penalty:         N5,000

9. DRIVING WITH WORN-OUT TYRE OR WITHOUT SPARE TYRE
Penalty:         N3,000

10. DRIVING WITHOUT OR WITH SHATTERED WINDSCREEN
  Penalty:         N3,000

11. OVERLOADING
Penalty:         N5,000

12. DRIVING WITHOUT SEAT BELT
Penalty:         N2, 000

13. DRIVING A VEHICLE WITH FORGED DOCUMENTS
Penalty:         N20,000

14. FAILURE TO REPORT AN ACCIDENT
Penalty:         N20,000

15. VEHICLE NUMBER PLATE VIOLATION
Penalty:         N3,000

16. WRONGFUL OVERTAKING
Penalty:         N3,000

17.  ROAD MARKING VIOLATION
Penalty:         N5,000

18.  CAUTION SIGN VIOLATION
Penalty:         N3,000

19.  USE OF PHONE WHILE DRIVING
Penalty:        N4,000

20. UNAUTHORIZED REMOVAL OF OR TAMPERING WITH ROAD SIGNS
Penalty:         N5,000

21.  DO NOT MOVE VIOLATION
Penalty:         N2,000

22.  INADEQUATE CONSTRUCTION WARNING
Penalty:         N50,000

23.  CONSTRUCTION AREA SPEED LIMIT VIOLATION
Penalty:         N3,000

24.  FAILURE TO MOVE OVER
Penalty:         N3,000

25.  FAILURE TO COVER UNSTABLE MATERIALS
Penalty:         N5,000

26.   ATTEMPTING TO CORRUPT MARSHAL
Penalty:         N10,000

27.  EXCESSIVE SMOKE EMISSION
Penalty:         N5,000

28.  FAILURE TO FIX RED FLAG ON PROJECTED LOAD
Penalty:         N3,000

29.  MEDICAL PERSONNEL OR HOSPITAL REJECTION OF ROAD ACCIDENT VICTIM
Penalty:         N50,000

30.  ASSAULTING MARSHAL ON DUTY
Penalty:         N10,000

31.  OBSTRUCTING MARSHAL ON DUTY
Penalty:         N2,000

32.  CUSTODY FEE
Penalty:         N200 per day after 24 hours

33.  DRIVING WITHOUT SPECIFIED FIRE EXTINGUISHER
Penalty:         N3,000

34.  DRIVING A COMMERCIAL VEHICLE WITHOUT PASSENGER MANIFEST
Penalty:         N10,000

35.  DRIVING A VEHICLE WHILE UNDER 18 YEARS
Penalty:         N2,000

36. RIDING MOTORCYCLE WITHOUT A CRASH HELMET
Penalty:         N2,000

37.  MECHANICALLY DEFICIENT VEHICLE
Penalty:         N5,000

38.  FAILURE TO INSTALL SPEED LIMITING DEVICE
Penalty:         N3,000


HOW TO PAY
Note: ALL Fines are paid into the Federal Government Revenue Account in any of the commercial Banks or online using “Remita” platform accessible through www.remita.net

On the remita.net website, select “Pay FG Agency; Select FRSC under MDAs; select “Offences” to pay for fines. Complete the other mandatory fields as applicable.

Take the teller / printout to the FRSC office where the booking was made.

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