Qatar MOI recently updated the traffic fines tariff, and due to accelerated violations, a few categories have increased violation fines. Most of the unprincipled drivers are not well versed in the latest amendments, and it caused repeated offenses.
It’s crucial and critical for less experienced drivers who, in recent times, passed out the Qatar light vehicle road driving test, especially expatriates who have been assigned a driver’s visa; they can be significantly cautious while driving and avoid making any traffic negligence on the ride engaged road.
In Qatar, traffic violations have fundamentally meant a lot of riyals. Fines are not just fine for those in the driver’s profession. Losing a reasonable amount of money and capital punishment for driving in the dominance of firewater and disrespect towards traffic signs and signals.
MOI has breakthrough systems to update and publish traffic rules and codes of practice for road users. They have constantly posted road safety heads up on social media tribunes to help drivers to avoid lawbreakings.
MOI had brought out a special report with the guidelines of an in-depth data analysis firm, which distinctly focused on the area of road traffic guarding, which signifies foremost traffic violations in Qatar are accelerating at prescribed speed limits. The expert committee has advised escalating fines for misbehaving at the red signals.
The Qatar traffic administration has launched several enlightening ad campaigns to give domestic drivers and tourists traffic insight to follow traffic rules. MOI media wing had further placed indoor visuals in shopping spaces to recall the road safety message.
MOI had made notice that pedestrians are deliberately annoying traffic rules while they cross the intersection. It causes violations and leads to road accidents. The traffic department has decided to penalize a fine for the one who is crossing intersections and signals without taking any precautions.
They also made public a guideline for pedestrians, indicating a comprehensible direction about not crossing; meanwhile, the traffic police had allowed the vehicle to move. And a message was placed at all main intersections.
Updated traffic fines.
Wrong direction: Qr 6000
Without justifiable reason, a vehicle driving in the reverse direction is ignorant of traffic rules and a grandly punishable offense. If traffic police were directed for a particular reason, such as a fire or a major accident that took place ahead, they could do it.
Ignoring police signals: Qr 6000
A driver is ignoring the police guarding instructions to regulate traffic, and the one who does not follow his manual traffic guidance is a punishable offense. The updated fine for them is Qr.6000.
Parking in express highway: Qr 6000
If a driver parks his vehicle in a prohibited section of the road and is not designated for parking, he will get a fine of Qr 6000. It’s also applicable to the one who immorally takes a U-turn in the restricted area.
Private taxi service: Qr. 3000
A person is operating a private taxi service without having a proper license.
Expired license: Qr. 1500
Driving with an expired license will come under a new section and it is a punishable offense.