Form 19TR06-50973 "Mandatory Ignition Interlock Program Application" - Prince Edward Island, Canada

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Mandatory
Who Pays for the Program?
How Is the Interlock Restriction
Removed?
Ignition
All costs are paid for by the participants in the program
on a user-pay basis directly to the service provider.
Program participants must apply to the Registrar
Participants are responsible for the cost of installation, a
of Motor Vehicles to have the restriction removed
Interlock
monthly program fee and a removal fee. Fees subject to
from their driver’s license. If the restriction period
change.
has been completed without any program violations,
Am I Required To Have
Program
then the Registrar will issue the order to have the
restriction removed. The restriction will remain until
An Ignition Interlock Device?
an application for removal is approved. As long as the
restriction remains on a driver’s license, the driver will
This program is MANDATORY following all
only be allowed to drive vehicles that are equipped with
convictions of Impaired Driving involving alcohol or
an approved ignition interlock device, or be subject to
refusing a breathalyzer demand for reinstatement of
penalties under the Highway Traffic Act.
For all telephone inquiries, please telephone:
your driver’s license.
Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy
Highway Safety
For more information on Ignition Interlock
Freedom of Information and Protection of
Records Section
Terms, please check our website at https://www.
Privacy (FOIPP) Statement
princeedwardisland.ca/en/information/transportation-
Tel: (902) 368-5210 – Charlottetown
Personal information on this form is collected under Section
infrastructure-and-energy/ignition-interlock-program
Tel: (902) 888-8264 – Summerside
71 of Prince Edward Island’s Highway Traffic Act and will be
used for the purpose of the issuance of a driver’s license and
What Are the Penalties for Not
enrollment in the Ignition Interlock Program. If you have any
https://www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/information/transportation-
infrastructure-and-energy/ignition-interlock-program
Complying With the Ignition
questions about this collection of personal information, you
may contact the Department of Transportation, Infrastructure
Interlock Program?
and Energy, Registrar of Motor Vehicles, PO Box 2000,
Charlottetown PEI – Telephone: (902) 368-5225.
Persons enrolled in the program who are convicted
of driving without an ignition interlock device, or for
tampering with the device, will face fines under the
Highway Traffic Act ranging
from $500 to $2,000.
Further penalties include charges under the Criminal
Code of Canada for driving while prohibited, further
suspension of six months added to the existing
suspension, and possible motor vehicle impoundment.
19TR06-50973
Mandatory
Who Pays for the Program?
How Is the Interlock Restriction
Removed?
Ignition
All costs are paid for by the participants in the program
on a user-pay basis directly to the service provider.
Program participants must apply to the Registrar
Participants are responsible for the cost of installation, a
of Motor Vehicles to have the restriction removed
Interlock
monthly program fee and a removal fee. Fees subject to
from their driver’s license. If the restriction period
change.
has been completed without any program violations,
Am I Required To Have
Program
then the Registrar will issue the order to have the
restriction removed. The restriction will remain until
An Ignition Interlock Device?
an application for removal is approved. As long as the
restriction remains on a driver’s license, the driver will
This program is MANDATORY following all
only be allowed to drive vehicles that are equipped with
convictions of Impaired Driving involving alcohol or
an approved ignition interlock device, or be subject to
refusing a breathalyzer demand for reinstatement of
penalties under the Highway Traffic Act.
For all telephone inquiries, please telephone:
your driver’s license.
Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy
Highway Safety
For more information on Ignition Interlock
Freedom of Information and Protection of
Records Section
Terms, please check our website at https://www.
Privacy (FOIPP) Statement
princeedwardisland.ca/en/information/transportation-
Tel: (902) 368-5210 – Charlottetown
Personal information on this form is collected under Section
infrastructure-and-energy/ignition-interlock-program
Tel: (902) 888-8264 – Summerside
71 of Prince Edward Island’s Highway Traffic Act and will be
used for the purpose of the issuance of a driver’s license and
What Are the Penalties for Not
enrollment in the Ignition Interlock Program. If you have any
https://www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/information/transportation-
infrastructure-and-energy/ignition-interlock-program
Complying With the Ignition
questions about this collection of personal information, you
may contact the Department of Transportation, Infrastructure
Interlock Program?
and Energy, Registrar of Motor Vehicles, PO Box 2000,
Charlottetown PEI – Telephone: (902) 368-5225.
Persons enrolled in the program who are convicted
of driving without an ignition interlock device, or for
tampering with the device, will face fines under the
Highway Traffic Act ranging
from $500 to $2,000.
Further penalties include charges under the Criminal
Code of Canada for driving while prohibited, further
suspension of six months added to the existing
suspension, and possible motor vehicle impoundment.
19TR06-50973
What Is the Ignition Interlock
How Can I Apply for Installation of
Who Is Eligible to Participate in the
Program?
the Device?
Program?
The Prince Edward Island Ignition Interlock Program
You may complete and submit the application form
The following criteria determines eligibility:
was initiated in September, 2006. The program is
included with this brochure.
You have been convicted of impaired driving
available to offenders and is designed to encourage these
involving alcohol or refusing a breathalyzer demand.
individuals to get help quickly and address any alcohol-
How Does the Program Work?
You have served the court-ordered minimum
related problems.
mandatory prohibition period.
Eligible drivers will have interlock devices installed
This is now a mandatory requirement for reinstatement
You have served all other cancellations and
in their vehicles. The driver will be issued a restricted
of your driver’s licence for all convictions of impaired
suspensions.
driver’s license which only allows the individual to
driving involving alcohol or refusing a breathalyzer
You have completed all other reinstatement
operate vehicles equipped with an ignition interlock
demand.
requirements and conditions.
device.
IF CHILD UNDER 16 IS PRESENT AT TIME OF
The vehicle in which the interlock device is to be
The device prevents the driver from starting the vehicle
OFFENCE:
installed has a valid registration, insurance and
if the device detects alcohol above the pre-set level in
An additional
vehicle inspection.
the driver’s breath samples. The driver must return to
period of up to
(continued on reverse)
the installation facility to have the device calibrated and
12 months will be
serviced at least every 60 days. Failure to service the
required.
system by the required date could result in the device
locking itself. The vehicle will not start and will have
How Does an Ignition Interlock
to be towed or arrangements made with the interlock
provider to allow additional days to bring the vehicle in
Device Work?
for servicing of the device.
Before starting the vehicle, the driver must blow into
All program activity will be recorded and monitored by
the device. If the recorded blood alcohol concentration
the Highway Safety Division by way of a built-in data
(BAC) is above the pre-set limit, the vehicle will not
logger. Warnings will be issued to participants who
start. Once the vehicle is started, the interlock device
repeatedly fail the breath tests, and the Highway Safety
requires random breath samples. If a breath sample is not
Division may order the removal of the ignition interlock
provided or if the BAC exceeds the limit, the device will
device and reinstate the cancellation period if violations
issue a warning, record the event, and activate specific
continue.
alarm systems (i.e., alarm activated, horn honking, etc.)
until the ignition is turned off.
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