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Chilean Traffic Violations Fine Fees

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Chile has some of the most strict driving laws just like USA and some countries in Europe. The fines aren’t cheap also.
Here are this year’s 2019’s fine fees, remember, after 3 months in Chile you must get a Chilean Driver’s license, or you can get fines up to 140.00USD.

The complete list of Chile Traffic Violation fines

Traffic ViolationFine Fee (CLP/USD)
Not using vehicle seat belts$94.000CLP – $139.00USD
Talking on phone while Driving$280.000CLP – $415.00USD
U Turn where not permitted$280.000CLP – $415.00USD
(ONLY SANTIAGO) Not respecting the vehicular restriction$20.000CLP – $30.00USD
Driving over 5 to 10 KM/H or more than permitted over the speed limit:$47.729CLP – $47.00USD
Driving over 11 to 20 KM/H or more than permitted over the speed limit:$71593CLP – $106.00USD
Driving over 21 KM/H or more than permitted over the speed limit (with license suspension from 5 to 45 days)
$143.187CLP – $212.00USD
Not mantain distance with the vehicle in front$20.000CLP – $30.00USD
Not respecting the STOP sign or RED LIGHT$189.000CLP – $280.000USD
Using the wrong lane$180.000CLP – $267.00USD
Driving a vehicle at the beach without permit$47.000CLP – $70.00USD
Driving without lights on after 6 at the afternoon until 6 in the morning$94.000CLP – $140.00USD
Driver that throws garbage through window in a public street$20.000CLP – $30.00USD
Not using the car horn appropietly$20.000CLP – $30.00USD
Vehicle lights malfunction
$20.000CLP – $30.00USD
Driving without windshield$20.000CLP – $30.00USD
Using megaphone without permit$20.000CLP – $30.00USD
Using Stroboscopic lights without permit$20.000CLP – $30.00USD
Motorciclist or ciclist that doesn’t use a reflective vest$47.000CLP – 70.00USD
Not using safety helmet(Cyclist and Motorcyclist)$94.000CLP – 140.00USD
Driving without a driving permit$47.000CLP – 70.00USD
Driving without a technical revision$47.000CLP – 70.00USD
Avoid paying a toll$47.000CLP – 70.00USD
Driving without a driver’s license. (Car gets taken away)
$280.000CLP – 415.00USD
Driving with a suspended driver’s license. (Car gets taken away)
$280.000CLP – 415.00USD
Driving with an expired driver’s license$280.000CLP – 415.00USD
Offer public transportation without an appropriate permit$280.000CLP – 415.00USD
To whom, with an foreign driver’s license, drives for more than 3 Months, without acquiring a Chilean national drivers license$94.000CLP – $140.00USD
Driving without a license$47.000CLP – 70.00USD
Driving without a fire extinguisher, 2 triangles and a reflective vest$20.000CLP – 30.00USD
Driving without the car’s documents$20.000CLP – 30.00USD
Driving drunk between 0.5 and 0.74 grams of alcohol per liter in blood.$280.000CLP – $415.00USD
Driving drunk with more than 0.75 grams of alcohol per liter in blood. (Judge can sentence you to jail between 1 and 3 years. Car gets taken of the streets, and a license suspension for 2 years.)
$280.000CLP – $415.00USD
Street Racing (Judge can sentence you to jail between 1 and 3 years. Car gets taken of the streets, and a license suspension for 2 years.)
$280.000CLP – $415.00USD
Not respecting yield sign$47.000CLP – 70.00USD
Manipulate, not utilizing or not having a Taximeter (If you are a Taxi)
$144.000CLP – 214.00USD
Not respecting exclusive lanes$47.000CLP – 70.00USD
Motorcycles and quads/atvs that transport children under 5$189.000CLP – 280.00USD
Motorcycles and motorbikes that overtake at more than 20 KM/H$189.000CLP – 280.00USD
Overtake on curves or double line$280.000CLP – $415.00USD
Transporting minors under 12 years of age that are smaller than 1.45meters without using appropiate security devices (safety seats)$144.000CLP – $214.00USD

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