The Traffic Violations Register is the record in which the driver’s traffic violations are recorded, the date they were committed, and the number of traffic points for each violation, while the cumulative limit is intended to reach the number of traffic points (24 points) within a period of time not exceeding one year.
The Ministry of Interior confirmed that there are two conditions for erasing traffic points for violators, that one year must pass, and they did not reach the cumulative limit of points (24 points), explaining that the traffic points are a number of points that are determined on the violating vehicle driver, in return for some traffic violations committed by him. The number of points is proportional to the gravity of the violation, and is calculated from the date the violation was committed.
She indicated that the procedures that are applied if the violations reach the cumulative limit, are the seizure of the driver's license, suspension of work for a period of three months in the first traffic precedent, seizure of the driver's license and suspension of operation for a period of six months in the second precedent, and the seizure of the driver's license for a year. It shall be returned to its owner only after passing a training course in one of the driving institutes approved by the competent authority in the third preceding.
For its part, Abu Dhabi Police stated that it provides a system for reducing traffic points, which includes three programs, which provide the opportunity for traffic violations perpetrators to review their behavior, abide by and adhere to laws and regulations, and all drivers who have traffic points registered in their records to commit traffic violations benefit from them.
The first program includes each registered driver entitled to traffic points from (8 to 23) points, and the program is allowed to enter the program once a year for each traffic history, and eight points are reduced upon passing the course, and the second program benefits drivers with their driving licenses, and those who exceed the cumulative limit of traffic points From the owners of the first, second and third traffic records, which include temporary and permanent licenses, and among its conditions is that the license is actually withdrawn, and the legal period of the withdrawal has been fulfilled, while the third program targets every driver of a vehicle with a violation that includes its seizure.