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Demerit points

Information about demerit points, demerit driving suspensions and the Restricted Driver’s Licence Program.

Services and information

Information about how demerit points work in Alberta.

A driver’s licence suspension can occur due to demerit points.

Apply for a Restricted Driver’s Licence to drive while serving a demerit driving suspension.

Changes to impaired driving laws

Alberta’s impaired driving laws are changing effective December 1, 2020. A new Roadside Sanction program will keep our roads safer by providing serious and immediate consequences for all impaired drivers. Read Freeing up police and courts to make Alberta safer for more information.

Additional resources:


Demerit points are recorded against your driving record when you are convicted of a driving offence. For more information, see Demerit points – Overview.


Connect with Driver Fitness and Monitoring:

Driver fitness monitoring contact form

Phone: 780-427-8230
Toll free: 310-0000 before the phone number (in Alberta)

Hours: 8:15 am to 12:00 pm, and 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)