Drink Driving Offences – Northern Beaches Legal Services  – DUI Have you been charged with a drink driving or Drug offence? Contact Chris Kalpage for the best advice with minimal issues. Kalpage and Co Solicitors are an experienced firm of drink driving lawyers who will help you get the best

WHY CHOOSE KALPAGE AND CO SOLICITORS Chris Kalpage is a solicitor who has 34 years experience & has practised extensively in most areas of law. His particular fields of expertise are in criminal, traffic & employment law. He appears in all courts in NSW & has a practical and pragmatic

WHY CHOOSE KALPAGE AND CO SOLICITORS Chris Kalpage is a solicitor who has 34 years experience & has practised extensively in most areas of law. His particular fields of expertise are in criminal, traffic & employment law. He appears in all courts in NSW & has a practical and pragmatic

  In situations where you have been arrested and refused bail by the police, you will often be put before the court at the earliest opportunity as you are being held in custody. Often on this appearance, you can make a bail application. Due to ever changing and strict bail

Sentencing Options PENALTIES Dismissal and conditional discharge, Pursuant to s10 Crimes Sentencing Procedure Act, the court can find the offence proven but not proceed to conviction and the matter can be dismissed with or without conditions Bond, Pursuant to s9 Crimes Sentencing Procedure Act the court can impose a good behaviour

Suspended License NSW You will be charged for driving while suspended if it is found that you were driving a motor vehicle during the suspension period imposed by the RMS. But, it does not mean that you are automatically guilty of the offence. If you were not aware of your

Habitual Offenders A holder of a licence can be declared an habitual offender if : You are found guilty of 3 serious offences, within 5 years by the courts. A person will be disqualified from driving for 5 years unless a court rules otherwise. This will be in addition to

Suspended License NSW There are many ways one can lose a drivers licence some examples are; Suspension by The Roads And Maritime Services (RMS) formerly the RTA for a number of reasons some of them are: Demerit Points, Speed over 30 and 45, Habitual Offenders, Suspension by the police Disqualification

Road Rage Today in the ever increasing stress of traffic congestion and rush, events of aggression between drivers’ of vehicles are more common. With the prevalence of mobile phone cameras and dashboard cameras, there is a high probability that either the participants in the altercation or bystanders will video the

Police Pursuits Any driver involved in a police pursuit can be charged with a serious offence under the Crimes Act. One of the pivotal issues is whether the Driver knew or ought to reasonably know, or have reasonable grounds to suspect that he/she is being pursued and required to stop.

Drive Manner/Speed Dangerous The offence of driving in a manner or speed dangerous is a criminal offence and is considered seriously by courts and which is reflected in the penalties. Often Police will charge a person who has been alleged to be speeding over 45 km/h with Drive Speed Dangerous.

Dangerous Driving Cause Death/Grievous Bodily Harm Dangerous driving occasioning death is satisfied if the vehicle driven by the driver is involved in an impact occasioning the death of another and the driver was, at the time of the impact, driving the vehicle: (a) under the influence of intoxicating liquor or

Mandatory Interlock System – Driving Offences Commencing from 1 February 2015 there were amendments made to the act which replaced the discretionary interlock program with a mandatory one and applies to all drink driving offences committed after 1 February 2015. Under the new scheme those on the program will be

Drink Driving Offences Have you been charged with a drink driving offence or driving under the influence of drugs? Then, you should contact us for the best advice and minimise the legal problems that can follow. Kalpage and Co Solicitors are an experienced firm of drink driving lawyers who will

Prosecutors are generally well resourced and organised. Prosecutors are generally well resourced and organised.  Kalpage & Co. Solicitors are ready to take up challenges that come their way and are experienced enough to handle any criminal case. We have the ability to handle a diverse clientele. Our main objective is