The points system and ICBC

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When you get a ticket for a driving offence in British Columbia, you’ll typically get penalty points on your driver’s record. The more points you get, the more you may have to pay in insurance premiums. Learn how penalty points work.

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Deeper coverage of ICBC’s penalty points system

  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in February 2024
  • Time to read: 4 minutes

Reviewed for legal accuracy by

Krista Prockiw, ICBC

Krista Prockiw, ICBC

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This information from People’s Law School explains in a general way the law that applies in British Columbia, Canada. The information is not intended as legal advice. See our disclaimer.

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