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Higher penalties for traffic violations come in effect on Thursday

New, higher penalties for traffic violations in Cyprus come in effect on Thursday, October 1, and the police are calling for compliance.

The revised penalties aim to modernise existing legislation, improve road safety and make citizens comply with the country’s Traffic Code.

The new penalties concern traffic violations such as speeding, driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, driving without a driver’s license or seat belt, driving a bike without a helmet, or insurance premium, etc.

 

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