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Novice range PCA & Special range PCA
The offences of drive with novice range PCA & special range commonly apply to the holders of following driver licence types:
Novice range prescribed concentration of alcohol means a concentration of more than zero grams, but less than 0.02 grams, of alcohol in 210 litres of breath or 100 millilitres of blood.
Special range prescribed concentration of alcohol means a concentration of 0.02 grams or more, but less than 0.05 grams, of alcohol in 210 litres of breath or 100 millilitres of blood.
First time offenders are usually handed a penalty notice an immediate licence suspension notice for 3 months.
You also have the option to pay the penalty notice and appeal the immediate licence suspension to the Court.
The exceptional circumstances test creates a high threshold and usually the appellant’s need for a driver’s licence for insignificant purposes falls short of reaching such a threshold.
The above should not be treated as legal advice but general information about novice range and special range drink driving in Sydney.