If you were not in possession or control of the vehicle at the time of the offence, you can apply to nominate. If you intend to do this, do not pay the fine.Get Started Learn more
You should apply to nominate if:
If your fine is for an excessive speed offence, you’ll need to complete and send your application within 28 days of your Infringement Notice issue date, before your licence is automatically suspended.
You cannot nominate another driver if:
Your nomination may not be accepted if you can’t properly identify the person responsible.
Is your fine at the Notice of Final Demand or Enforcement Warrant stage?
Note: It’s an offence to knowingly provide false or misleading information in a nomination application. Individuals can be fined more than $9,000 and lose their licence.
When you receive a fine for a company vehicle, you must nominate the driver responsible for the offence.
You can also submit a nomination if:
If the nomination application is accepted, the fine will be reissued to the driver responsible. The fine payable by the individual will be significantly lower than the fine owing on the company Infringement Notice.
If you don’t nominate the responsible driver:
Not knowing who was driving the vehicle at the time of the offence is not a reasonable excuse.
You cannot nominate another driver once a fine is registered with the Director, Fines Victoria. Please see the request a review section for information on the grounds available for enforcement review.
You’ll get a notification of the outcome. If your nomination application is accepted, your fine will be withdrawn and reissued to the person you’ve nominated.
The person you nominate can reject the nomination. If this happens, the fine will be reissued to you.
Do you have an Infringement Notice or Penalty Reminder Notice with a Victoria Police logo?
Download the Nomination Statement and follow the steps in the form.
Do you have an Infringement Notice or Penalty Reminder Notice with a Transport Safety Victoria logo?
Download the TSV Nomination Statement and follow the steps in the form