5 days of double demerits kick in from Thursday.

During the Easter holiday period, WA Police will be targeting the following offences and applying Double Demerits:

  • Drink or drug driving
  • Speeding
  • Failing to wear a seat belt and child restraint
  • Running a red light
  • Illegal use of a mobile phone while driving

The aim of the double demerit initiative is to encourage safe driving on throughout the holiday period.

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Western Australia Double Demerits Dates

Double Demerits period in WA will be Thursday 13 April to Monday 17 April 2017 inclusive.

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For more information visit rsc.wa.gov.au/Road-Rules/Browse/Double-Demerits