Fines Victoria

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Learn about the role played by Fines Victoria and the Sheriff within the infringements process.

There are different stages that make up the infringements process. Understand your fine, what your options are, and how the fines lifecycle works.

If you don’t deal with your fine, and continue to ignore all reminders, the more serious and costly the matter will become. Find out what could happen if you don’t pay your fine.

You can authorise another person to enquire or make decisions on your behalf. Learn more about when you can authorise another person and who you can authorise.

Learn more about the changes to the fines system.

Fines for excessive speed, drug and alcohol offences are different to other fines – they’re more serious. Understand your fine and what your options are.

The Family Violence Scheme is an option if your experience of family violence has substantially contributed to your fines.

Get answers to the most common questions about your fines.

Learn more about the Work and Development Permit (WDP) scheme that provides vulnerable people with a non-financial option to address their fine debt.

To assist you, a family member, friend or carer with your fines there are a number of social justice options available to support you.