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TEXAS POINT SYSTEM
Points are assessed to moving violation convictions. Once the conviction has been added to the driver record, points will be assigned and will remain on the driver record for a period of three years. Click on the topics below to view the details.
POINTS AND SURCHARGES
|Traffic Violations, Points Assessed & Annual Surcharges||Habitual Traffic Violations|
|2 Points for a moving violation conviction||The DPS shall suspend your license upon conviction of:|
|3 Points for a moving violation conviction that resulted in a crash||4 or more convictions within 12 months|
|A surcharge of $100 is imposed for the first 6 points and $25 for each additional point.||7 or more convictions within 24 months|
|Texas Department of Public Safety||Vehicle Registration||Texas Defensive Driving Course|
|Texas Drivers Safety Course||Texas Highway Patrol Travel Tips||Texas Department of Transportation|
|DMV Office Locations||Driver License Renewal||Texas DPS Driver Responsibilty Surcharge Program|
|Texas Driver Handbook (pdf)||Texas Motorcycle Operator's Manual (pdf)||Texas Ticket Dimissal Course|