Drink Drug Driving Charges

Have You Been Charged With a Drink Driving or Drug Driving Charge?

If you have you been charged with a drink drug driving charge, then you have come to the right place.

The following links contain information about specific drink drug driving charges, including the law relating to the offence, potential defences, and the maximum penalty for the drink drug driving charge. 

This information, written by qualified drink driving lawyers, will help you understand the charges laid against you.

For more detailed information about drink drug driving charges and defending drink driving charges, all written by our specialist drink driving lawyers, visit our drink driving charges mini-site.

If you have been charged with a drink driving charge and need advice or representation, please contact us immediately by calling 03 9670 5111 or fill out the form to the right of this page to contact one of our specialist drink driving lawyers.

If you have been charged with a drink or drug driving offence and need advice or legal representation, call  (03) 9670 5111 or Request a Callback from one of our experienced assault offence lawyers.

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