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What are these NIPs for please? Are they for speeding?
Ok, so it is the 172 notices that need to be sent back within 28 days. These are the forms which say who was driving.
Failing to reply to this within 28 days is technically an offence and each carries 6 points.
In my experience the Police give a little bit of leeway beyond the 28 days before they prosecute. So long as you reply immediately and ensure you fill the form in fully with an admission of driving/ nomination of the driver and ensure you sign the form they should accept it still.
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