Changes to impaired driving laws
Alberta’s impaired driving laws changed effective December 1, 2020. A new Immediate Roadside Sanctions program will keep our roads safer by providing serious and immediate consequences for all impaired drivers.
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Impaired driving laws help protect all Alberta road users. For more information on impaired driving laws and sanctions, see the Impaired driving laws – Overview page.