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I was flashed by a speed camera on the 6/9/16 and the

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I was flashed by a speed camera on the 6/9/16 and the innitial letter from surrey police was sent to the vehicle owners and then sent to the employment agency who I work for, I then received the NIP from Surrey police on the 12/10/16. On the top of the NIP they have a date of 7/10/16 which is over a month from the offence.Can I challenge this as they have 14 days to serve the NIP.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.

But surely the original NIP was in time as it went to the registered keeper?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It went to the registered keeper on time but I the driver did not receive it within the 14 days, in fact a month. thx
Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.

In that case, it matters not I'm afraid.

When the NIP reaches the actual driver is a non issue.

The only requirement is that the first NIP is either done verbally at the roadside or despatched to the registered keeper within 14 days of the incident.

Can I clarify anything for you?


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for this, I will plead guilty and pay.
Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.

No problem.

All the best.