Mumbai Traffic Fines 2018: Updated list of penalties for traffic violations

Mumbai Traffic Fines 2018: Updated list of penalties for traffic violations 3
Mumbai Traffic fines 2018 (Representational Image, Courtesy: Maharashtra Today)

Union Cabinet in 2016 approved the Motor Vehicle (Amendment) bill, which raised penalties for traffic violations across the country, including Mumbai.


UpdateTraffic Fines Mumbai 2019: Updated list of penalties for traffic violations


The traffic fines take further precedence with the introduction of the e-challan system in the city.

The hike in traffic fines, coupled with the e-challan system, are aimed at reducing the number of traffic offenders and curbing the practice of offering bribes to officials.

The updated penalties for traffic violations in Mumbai as of 2018 are listed below:

Sr. NoSectionOffencePenalty (Rs)
1250 A MMVR/177 MVATalking on mobile phone200
23/181 MVA (Driver)Without valid driving license500
35/180 MVA (Owner)Allowing unauthorised person to drive (owner)500
4130 (1) MVA/177 MVARefusal or failure to produce license200
515 (2) (2) RRR/177 MVAParking on footpath200
615 (2) (1) RRR/177 MVAParking on or near a bend200
715 (2) (1) RRR/177 MVAParking on bridge200
815 (2) (1) RRR/177 MVAParking on road crossing200
915 (2) (1) RRR/177 MVAParking not as indicated (in no parking space)200
1015 (2) (8) RRR/177 MVAParking in front of gate200
1115 (2) (5) RRR/177 MVAParking opposite another motor vehicle200
12122 MVA/177 MVAObstructing traffic flow200
1315 (2) (3) RRR/177 MVAParking near a signal or pedestrian crossing200
14185 MVADrunk and drive (fine or upto 6 month imprisonment or both)2000
1551 CMVR/177 MVAFancy number plate1000
1615 (2) (9) RRR/177 MVAParking on wrong side of road200
17105 CMVR/177 MVAWithout head light200
1821 (1) RRR/177 MVAHonking200
19112 A/183 MVAOverspeeding by own accord1000
20112 A/183 MVAOverspeeding due to instigation by employer1000
21100 (2) CMVR/177 MVATinted glasses200
22178 (3) MVARefusal to ply auto rickshaw50
23178 (3) MVARefusal to ply taxi200
2421 (7) MMVR/177 MVAMeter flag down on stand200
2539 MVA/192 (1) MVAi) Two wheeler without registration1000
2639 MVA/192 (2) MVAii) Other vehicles without registration2000
2721 (16) MMVR/177 MVARickshaw or taxi driver smoking while driving200
2821 (18) MMVR/177 MVARickshaw or taxi driver without uniform200
2915 (2) (10) RRR/177 MVAParking at prohibited place200
30128(1)/177 MVARiding triple seat200
31233 MMVR/177 MVAReversing without precaution200
3221 (20) MMVR/177 MVACarrying extra passengers (Taxi/Auto)200
3312 RRR/177 MVATaking illegal U-turn (where prohibited)200
34102 (1) CMVR/177 MVATurning without light direction (indicators)200
358 RRR/177 MVANot slowing down at junction or intersection200
36123 MVA/177 MVARiding or running board outside vehicle200
37186 MVADriver physically or mentally unfit to drive500
384 RRR/177 MVAOvertaking from left200
3913(A) RRR/177 MVAFailure to give slow down signal200
409 RRR/177 MVAGive way to traffic on right side200
4118 (1) RRR/177 MVALane cutting200
427 RRR/177 MVAObstructing overtaking200
4318 (2) RRR/177 MVACross yellow line violation overtaking200
4419 (1) RRR/177 MVAHalting on stop line or pedestrian crossing200
45103 (2) CMVR/177 MVAParking lights not on (two/three wheeler)200
46109 CMVR/177 MVAParking lights not on (other than two/three wheeler)200
4721 (2) RRR/177 MVAHonking in silence zone200
4821 (1) RRR/177 MVAHonking continually or unnecessarily200
4921 (5) RRR/177 MVAVehicle producing undue noise200
5021 (6) RRR/177 MVAVehilce with muffler producing excess sound/noise200
51119 (2) CMVR/190 (2) MVAUsing multi toned horn500
52239 MMVR/177 MVAJumping signal200
5322 (A)RRR/177 MVAViolation of signal given by traffic official200
54189 MVARacing/speed test violation2000
55184 MVADangerous driving1000
56202 MMVR/177 MVAUnsafe or dangerous transportation of goods200
5752 MVA/191 MVAAlteration in vehicle without RTO permission1000
58165 MMVR/177 MVAWithout mud guard200
59161 MMVR/177 MVAWithout side mirror200
60162 MMVR/177 MVATV/Video set on dashboard200
6194 (2) CMVR/177 MVATyre damaged200
62104 (1) CMVR/177 MVAWithout reflector or red tail lamp1000
63198 MVAUnauthorized interference with vehicle1000
64101 CMVR/177 MVAWithout wipers200
65178 (3) MMVRRefual to ply auto50
6621 (5) MMVR/177 MVARickshaw/Taxi waiting to ply out of stand200
6721 (14) MMVR/177 MVARickshaw/Taxi insufficient fuel200
6821 (19) MMVR/177 MVAUnclean vehicle (Taxi/Auto)200
6921 (10) MMVR/177 MVACarry cleaner in permit vehicle200
70146 MMVR/177 MVAFaulty meter200
7123 (1) MMVR/177 MVACarrying animals dangerously200
7224 (2) MMVR/177 MVAFailure to display badge200
73125/177 MVAObstruction to driver200
74119/177 MVADisobeying traffic signs200
752 RRR/177 MVADriving on wrong side of road200
76146 MVA /196 MVAWithout valid insurance (Driver)300
77146 MVA /196 MVAWithout valid insurance (Owner)2000
783 (C) CMVR/177 MVADriving on learner license without ‘L’ board200
79236 (1) MMVR/177 MVANumber plate not visible200
80129 MVA/177 MVARiding without helmet500
81138 (3) CMVR/177 MVADriving without seatbelt200
8217 (1) RRR/177MVANo entry or one way200
8313 RRR/177 MVASignal not given by driver200
84178 (1) MVAWithout ticket200
85190 (2) MVADriving unsafe vehicle on road500

Note: In case of discrepancy, compare with fines on Mumbai Traffic Police website

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