Reminder notice in respect of infringement offence
Reminder notice number:
Details of person to whom infringement notice issued
Full name: [first name(s), family name]
Date of birth:
Details of alleged infringement offence
The informant shown above alleges that you committed an infringement offence:
On: [date and time of offence]
In that you: [specify details of offence]
The offence is one against [specify enactment and provision contravened].
Name or number, if any, of officer who issued notice: [specify]
(To be provided for filing in court.)
Infringement notice served by personal service/by prepaid post/electronically (if permitted)* on: [date]
Reminder notice served by personal service/by prepaid post/electronically (if permitted)* on: [date]
The infringement fee for this offence is: $[amount]
Amount of infringement fee unpaid: $[amount]
Other fees [specify (if any)]: $[amount]
Total payable: $[amount]
Other penalties [specify (if any)]:
Procedure for payment of infringement fee
[Specify method(s) of payment.]
You must pay the infringement fee within 28 days after the service of this notice. The last day for payment is [date].
If you wish to deny the alleged offence or wish to have a court consider submissions, follow the directions in paragraph 4 of the notes below.
If, under section 21(3A) or (3C)(a) of the Summary Proceedings Act 1957, you enter or have entered into a time-to-pay arrangement with the informant in respect of an infringement fee payable by you, paragraphs 4(b) and (c) below do not apply and you are not entitled either to request a hearing to deny liability or to ask the court to consider any submissions in respect of the infringement.
Please read the notes below. If there is anything you do not understand in the notes, you should consult a lawyer.
Notes to defendant
You must ensure that your request is received on or before the last day for payment.
If you deny liability and request a court hearing, the informant will then, if it decides to commence court proceedings in respect of the alleged offence, serve you with a notice of hearing setting out the place and time at which the matter will be heard by the court.
If you admit liability but wish to have the court consider submissions, the informant will then, if it decides to commence court proceedings in respect of the offence, file your letter with the court. You are not entitled to make oral submissions to the court.
If the court finds you guilty or you make submissions, costs will be imposed in addition to any penalty.
If you do not request a hearing and you do not pay the infringement fee or the amount of the infringement fee remaining unpaid within 28 days after the service of this notice, you will become liable to pay a fine and court costs.
Note: All payments, queries, and correspondence regarding this reminder notice must be directed to the informant at the address shown on the front of this notice. When writing, please include the date of the alleged infringement offence, the reminder notice number, and your address for replies.