SafeRoads portal

The SafeRoads portal is an online system that allows police and Albertans real time access to their Immediate Roadside Sanctions, vehicle seizure information and resolution options.

If you have received a Notice of Administrative Penalty under the Immediate Roadside Sanctions (IRS) program or a Seizure Notice on or after December 1, 2020, you will use the SafeRoads portal to manage your notice.

To access your notice, you will need to enter:

  • your last name
  • your date of birth
  • the contravention number on your notice
  • the time of occurrence as it appears on your notice

Payment for SafeRoads Alberta related fees and fines must be made through the SafeRoads portal. At this time, you cannot process payments at a Registry Agent or at a courthouse.

Access your IRS Notice of Administrative Penalty

Access your vehicle Seizure Notice

Services offered

You can access the following services through the SafeRoads portal.

Pay your fine

The total amount of your Notice of Administrative Penalty fine includes the fine amount and applicable fees.

To make a fine payment through the SafeRoads portal, you will need:

  • your last name
  • your date of birth
  • the contravention number found on your notice
  • the time of occurrence as it appears on the notice
  • a valid credit card (VISA Credit, VISA Debit, Mastercard)

Pay your fine

Find out more about fine payments.

Starting on January 1, 2021, Alberta’s victim surcharge fine will be included in the total amount of your Notice of Administrative Penalty fine. A victim surcharge is a fine imposed on a person convicted of an offence or who commits a contravention under provincial laws. These funds are used to provide programs, services and assistance to victims of crime and to fund public safety initiatives to deter crime and reduce victimization.

Request an Immediate Roadside Sanctions (IRS) review

To request an IRS review, you must:

  • apply within 7 days of the issuance of the Notice of Administrative Penalty
  • choose if you want a written or oral review
  • select a preferred date and time for your review (must be within 21 days of the date of issuance of your notice)
  • provide your preferred contact method and contact information
  • agree to the terms and conditions
  • pay the non-refundable fee of $150

Request an IRS review

Find out more about IRS reviews.

Request a Suspended Driver’s Program vehicle seizure review

You may request a vehicle seizure review if you are the driver and recipient of the Seizure Notice of Seizure under Section 35(1) of the Traffic Safety Act by establishing one or more of the grounds set out in Section 11 of the Vehicle Seizure and Removal Regulation:

  • your vehicle was seized pursuant to sections 94, 94.1 and/or 173 of the Traffic Safety Act

To request a review, you must:

  • apply within 7 days of the issuance of the Seizure Notice online
  • select a preferred date and time for your review
  • provide your contact information for preferred method of contact
  • provide a written statement
  • agree to the terms and conditions
  • pay the non-refundable application fee of $150

Request a vehicle seizure review

Find out more about vehicle seizure reviews.

Request an affected person vehicle seizure review

You may request an affected person  application for relief of a vehicle seizure if you are the registered owner, that is different than the driver, as per Section 36(2) of the Traffic Safety Act by establishing one or more of the grounds set out in Section 11.1 of the Vehicle Seizure and Removal Regulation:

  • your vehicle was seized after being stolen or taken without your consent, or
  • your vehicle was seized and you could not have reasonably known the driver was suspended or the vehicle was being driven in the course of committing an Immediate Roadside Sanctions contravention

To request a review, you must:

  • apply within 12 months of the issuance of the Seizure Notice online
  • select a preferred date and time for your review
  • provide your contact information for preferred method of contact
  • provide a written statement and supporting documents
  • agree to the terms and conditions
  • pay the non-refundable application fee of $50

Request a vehicle seizure review

Find out more about vehicle seizure reviews.

Request a late review

You can submit request for a late review up to 12 months after the date that you were issued your Notice of Administrative Penalty or Seizure Notice.

To request a late review, you must:

  • apply through the SafeRoads portal
  • provide the reason for your request
  • provide any required supporting documents
  • pay the non-refundable fee of $50

Request a late IRS review

Request a vehicle seizure review

An application for a late review is limited to the following situations:

  • Where the recipient was unaware of the Notice of Administrative Penalty or Seizure Notice, if on becoming aware of it the recipient took prompt action to notify the Director
  • Where the recipient experienced physical or mental incapacity rendering the recipient unable to respond to the Notice of Administrative Penalty or Seizure Notice within 7 days of the issuance of the Notice, if on regaining capacity the recipient took prompt action to notify the Director
  • Where the recipient experienced unforeseen and unavoidable events rendering the recipient unable to respond to the Notice of Administrative Penalty or Seizure Notice within 7 days of the issuance of the Notice, if the recipient took prompt action to notify the Director

Request more time to pay

You can submit a request for more time to pay your Notice of Administrative Penalty fine any time before the due date listed on your notice.

  • Your first request will immediately extend your payment due date by an additional 90 days.
  • Your second and final request requires supporting information and approval by SafeRoads Alberta and approval is not guaranteed.

Request more time to pay

Notifications

If you select email or text as your preferred contact method, SafeRoads will send review notifications directly to the email or phone number provided.

Contravention Not Yet Available

If your contravention details are pending (not yet submitted), the SafeRoads portal will display the following message:

  • The details of this contravention have not yet been added to the system. It will be available within 48 hours.

Contravention Not Found

If the contravention number entered is invalid, the Contravention Number field will be highlighted red and the SafeRoads portal will display the following message:

  • The details provided did not find a match.

If you got an impaired driving Notice of Suspension on or before November 30, 2020, you will follow the payment instructions on your notice and are subject to appeal process through the Alberta Transportation Safety Board.

Contact

To connect with SafeRoads Alberta:

SafeRoads Alberta contact form