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What happens if I receive a penalty notice?

Disobeying traffic regulations is highly dangerous and costly. You’re responsible for any tickets you receive during your time with the car: you’re responsible for paying the fine and will receive points on your licence (if applicable).

Depending on the ticket type, the owner will either:

  • contest it: you’ll receive the ticket at your address and will have to pay it directly
  • pay it and inform us: you’ll be debited for the ticket amount

Either way, you will be charged an additional £35 fee to compensate the owner and Getaround for managing the ticket.

For safety reasons, we may restrict your access to Getaround if you receive multiple tickets.

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