Road Traffic Act 2010


Prohibition on applying for Irish driving licence or learner permit where disqualified.

58.— The following section is substituted for section 39 of the Principal Act:

“39.— (1) A person shall not apply for an Irish driving licence or a learner permit if he or she is disqualified for applying therefor.

(2) A person who contravenes subsection (1) commits an offence and is liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding €5,000 or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 6 months or to both.”.