DUI Penalties

Alcohol related DUI with BAC with 0.10% or greater OR Drug-related DUI 

License lossFines, fees &
surcharges
Prison termCommunity
service, IDRC & Interlock
7 months – 1 year$300–$500 fine
$230 IDRC* fee
$100 to drunk driving fund
$100 to AERF*
$1,000/year (for 3 years) surcharge
$75 to Neighborhood Services Fund
Up to 30 days12–48 hours IDRC*
BAC 0.15% or greater: ignition interlock device during license suspension and 6 months – 1 year following restoration

Alcohol related DUI with BAC equal to or greater than 0.08% but less than 0.10% OR based on observational evidence with or without a particular BAC

License lossFines, fees &
surcharges
Prison termCommunity
service, IDRC & Interlock 
3 months$250–$400 fine
$230 IDRC* fee
$100 to drunk driving fund
$100 to AERF*
$1,000/year (for 3 years) surcharge
$75 to Neighborhood Services Fund
Up to 30 days12–48 hours IDRC*

Repeated DUI convictions

OffenseLicense
loss
Fines, fees &
surcharges
Prison
term
Community service,
IDRC &
Interlock 
2nd offense within 10 years*2 years$500–$1,000 fine
$280 IDRC* fee
$100 to drunk driving fund
$100 to AERF*
$1,000/year (for 3 years) surcharge
$75 to Neighborhood Services Fund
48 hours–
90 days
30 days CS
12–48 hours IDRC*
Ignition interlock device during license suspension and 1-3 years following restoration
3rd offense within 10 years of 2nd offense*10 years$1,000 fine 
$280 IDRC* fee
$100 to drunk driving fund
$100 to AERF*
$1,500/year (for 3 years) surcharge
$75 to Neighborhood Services Fund
180 daysUp to 90 days CS (can reduce period of imprisonment)
12–48 hours IDRC*
Ignition interlock device during license suspension and 1-3 years following restoration

Related Alcohol Offenses


Driving or riding with an open container

OffenseFines   Community service
  1st  $200   –
  2nd  $250   10 days

Driving with a DUI suspension

License lossFines or surchargesPrison term
Additional
 1–2 years
$500 fine
$250/year (for 3 years) surcharge
  10–90 days
  • In certain circumstances, driving while suspended for a DUI could be an indictable offense, punishable by 180-days in jail.

Driving while possessing drugs

License lossFines or surcharges
  2 years  Minimum $50 fine
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