What is a Section 10?

A Section 10 is a special discretionary power that the Magistrate hearing your matter can exercise. That power is to dismiss the drink driving charges that have been laid against you. A magistrate may also attach a condition to a Section 10, such as a bond or a fine. Things you need to know about a Section 10.

 

What is Low Range PCA?

A Low Range PCA is when you are charged with having an alcohol level between 0.05 and 0.079.

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What is Mid Range PCA?

A Mid Range PCA is when you are charged with having an alcohol level between 0.08 and 0.149.

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What is High Range PCA?

A High Range PCA is when you are charged with having an alcohol level of 0.149 or over.

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Do I have to go to Court?

Absolutely! All drink driving matters are serious matters which require your attendance to Court for a formal plea and then sentencing.

 

What is Low Range PCA?

What is Low Range PCA? A Low Range PCA is when you are charged with having an alcohol level between 0.05 and 0.079.

Do I have to go to Court

Do I have to go to Court? Absolutely! All drink driving matters are serious matters which require your attendance to Court for a formal plea and then sentencing.

What is a Section 10?

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