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Let me see if I can help and please rate positive.
I am based in the UK. Do you accept the offence as alleged in the NIP?
Ok. I see. You now will need to attend the hearing. It will not simply go away. If you attend and offer a plea to speeding alone in exchange for them withdrawing the NIP then almost certainly the prosecutor will accept that. This is not uncommon.
What is the offer in the plead guilty by post and is this just for the NIP?
or the speeding as well?
ok. Also what is the date of the speeding?
Ok. That makes sense.
And have they made an offer?
Ok then you need to provide within 28 days the information as to who was the driver. You were only just speeding from the details of the charge so it would normally (including the NIP) be 3-6 points.
That is really why I would suggest that you attend the hearing rather than by post, as in a case such as yours it may be worthwhile to attend in person.
The police only have 6 months to lay a charge so some of the other speeding offence may be out of time.
It would be out of time really. the other option would be to instruct a solicitor and for him to speak to the police for you. This can work sometimes and certainly has for me in the past.
Have you received a summons to court?
What is the date upon that please?
Thats correct. You can not simply ignore these things. They can sentence you for the NIP. These hearings do not take long and usually at court just a couple of hours (can be quicker)
Can you tell me the date of the summons?
I'm afraid the answer you have received is almost certainly incorrect.
There is another alternative for you as well but I need to know the dates.
No, sorry. I meant
1 The date of the allegation of speeding?
2 The date of the S172 request
3 The date upon your summons sheet?
It will make a difference.
I need the information I asked for?
What was the date of the S172 request?