EXPLAINED: What you should know about speeding fines in Switzerland
Switzerland

EXPLAINED: What you should know about speeding fines in Switzerland

What happens if you are caught driving over the speed limit on Swiss roads? It all depends on how fast you drive, in what kind of neighbourhood you are, and how many other speeding violations you already have. Here's what you need to know.

What are the main reasons drivers in Spain get fined?
Spain

What are the main reasons drivers in Spain get fined?

REMINDER: What are the fines for breaking shutdown rules in Switzerland?
Switzerland

REMINDER: What are the fines for breaking shutdown rules in Switzerland?

What are the penalties for breaking Switzerland’s coronavirus rules?
Switzerland

What are the penalties for breaking Switzerland’s coronavirus rules?

27,000 francs: the cost of speeding at 290 km/h
Switzerland

27,000 francs: the cost of speeding at 290 km/h

Coronavirus: Which Swiss cantons are fining people who don’t respect lockdown rules?
Switzerland

Coronavirus: Which Swiss cantons are fining people who don’t respect lockdown rules?

Swiss city does U-turn over 100-franc fine for 5-year-old girl without ticket
Switzerland

Swiss city does U-turn over 100-franc fine for 5-year-old girl without ticket

How Germany plans tougher penalties for reckless drivers
Germany

How Germany plans tougher penalties for reckless drivers

5-year-old fined 100 Swiss francs for travelling on bus without ticket
Switzerland

5-year-old fined 100 Swiss francs for travelling on bus without ticket

Swiss drivers set to get electronic motorway sticker option
Switzerland

Swiss drivers set to get electronic motorway sticker option

Woman fined 190 Swiss francs for putting rubbish out on wrong day
Switzerland

Woman fined 190 Swiss francs for putting rubbish out on wrong day

Why Switzerland’s extremely high prisoner escape rate is ‘good news’
Switzerland

Why Switzerland’s extremely high prisoner escape rate is ‘good news’

Sneak preview: Switzerland’s new ‘on-the-spot’ fines for 2020
Switzerland

Sneak preview: Switzerland’s new ‘on-the-spot’ fines for 2020

German states call for higher fines for reckless drivers and parking offenders
Germany

German states call for higher fines for reckless drivers and parking offenders

Lausanne brings in fines for spitting and urinating in the streets
Switzerland

Lausanne brings in fines for spitting and urinating in the streets

Prostitutes’ customers in Florence face jail and fines
Italy

Prostitutes’ customers in Florence face jail and fines

Vienna fines increase for dog fouling and fag butt litter
Austria

Vienna fines increase for dog fouling and fag butt litter

Trieste mulls set of ‘anti-begging’ laws
Italy

Trieste mulls set of ‘anti-begging’ laws

Meet the man paying off burqini fines in France
France

Meet the man paying off burqini fines in France

Italy mulls fines of up to €10k for prostitutes’ clients
Italy

Italy mulls fines of up to €10k for prostitutes’ clients

Litterbugs could face hefty fines if caught in the act
Switzerland

Litterbugs could face hefty fines if caught in the act

Italian town to fine people who give money to beggars
Italy

Italian town to fine people who give money to beggars

Anger as Italy fines women up to €10k for secret abortions
Italy

Anger as Italy fines women up to €10k for secret abortions

Italy to fine smokers €300 for tossing cigarettes
Italy

Italy to fine smokers €300 for tossing cigarettes

France gets online option to contest speeding fines
France

France gets online option to contest speeding fines

Rome mulls hiking fines for fountain dips
Italy

Rome mulls hiking fines for fountain dips

Fare dodging could cost more in 2015
Germany

Fare dodging could cost more in 2015

Seville sets €750 fine for rubbish rummagers
Spain

Seville sets €750 fine for rubbish rummagers

Italy fines Swiss pharma giants for ‘illicit deal’
Italy

Italy fines Swiss pharma giants for ‘illicit deal’

Bill-posting pensioner slapped with €155K fine
Spain

Bill-posting pensioner slapped with €155K fine

Man fined €90 for looking at painting
Spain

Man fined €90 for looking at painting

Traffic agency chases up foreign drivers’ unpaid parking fines
Sweden

Traffic agency chases up foreign drivers’ unpaid parking fines

SAS posts deep losses after cartel fine
Sweden

SAS posts deep losses after cartel fine

Beer cans, not butts targeted by new litter law
Sweden

Beer cans, not butts targeted by new litter law

Halland police harshest on public peeing
Sweden

Halland police harshest on public peeing

Coffee-drinking cops win 2-year legal battle over parking fines
Sweden

Coffee-drinking cops win 2-year legal battle over parking fines

Catalan residents see red over traffic commissions
Spain

Catalan residents see red over traffic commissions

North Rhine-Westphalia plans tougher on-the-spot penalties for people who flout mask rules
Germany

North Rhine-Westphalia plans tougher on-the-spot penalties for people who flout mask rules

30,000 people spotted without mask on Berlin public transport in three weeks
Germany

30,000 people spotted without mask on Berlin public transport in three weeks

Coronavirus: German couple fined €400 after eating ice cream too close to shop
Germany

Coronavirus: German couple fined €400 after eating ice cream too close to shop

‘Rest breaks are allowed’: What you need to know about Berlin’s new coronavirus rules and fines
Germany

‘Rest breaks are allowed’: What you need to know about Berlin’s new coronavirus rules and fines

State by state: How much do you have to pay for flouting Germany’s coronavirus rules?
Germany

State by state: How much do you have to pay for flouting Germany’s coronavirus rules?

Coronavirus: Berlin plans hefty fines for people caught outside ‘with no good reason’
Germany

Coronavirus: Berlin plans hefty fines for people caught outside ‘with no good reason’

EU hits truck cartel with record price fixing fine
Italy

EU hits truck cartel with record price fixing fine

Lidl and Bertolli fined €550k for fake ‘extra virgin’ olive oil
Italy

Lidl and Bertolli fined €550k for fake ‘extra virgin’ olive oil

Italy hikes up fines for ‘deceptive’ olive oil labels
Italy

Italy hikes up fines for ‘deceptive’ olive oil labels

Rome hotels break rules ahead of sainthoods
Italy

Rome hotels break rules ahead of sainthoods