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|title = ''Driving in BC Wikibook''}}{{Clicklaw Wikibooks Badge}}The '''''Driving in BC Wikibook''''' from [[People's Law School]] describes some of the basic information required by all British Columbians who wish to acquire a drivers licence, register a vehicle and understand the laws related to driving and car ownership. In particular, this Clicklaw Wikibook will be useful to newcomers to the province.  
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It aims to help you:
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* understand the laws that relate to getting a driver's licence,
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* understand the laws around the registration and insurance of motor vehicles,
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* know what to do if you are in a car accident,
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* understand the laws against drinking and driving, and
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* appreciate other safety issues.
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}}'''''Driving in BC''''' from [[People's Law School]] is for newcomers and new drivers in British Columbia. It explains the laws relating to getting a driver's licence and driving a car in BC.  
  
 
==Contents==
 
==Contents==
  
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*'''[[Getting a BC Driver's Licence]]'''
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**[[Getting a BC Driver's Licence#Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC)|ICBC]]{{·}} [[Getting a BC Driver's Licence#Knowledge test and road test|Knowledge and road tests]]{{·}} [[Getting a BC Driver's Licence#Stages in getting a licence|Stages in getting a licence]]
Glossary of Terms ............. 2
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*'''[[Vehicle Registration and Insurance|Registration and Insurance]]'''
Getting a BC Driver’s License ............. 3
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**[[Vehicle Registration and Insurance#Vehicle insurance|Vehicle insurance]]
Registration and Insurance ............. 5
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*'''[[Driving Safely]]'''
Air Care ............. 6
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**[[Driving Safely#Car accidents|Car accidents]]{{·}} [[Driving Safely#Drinking and driving|Drinking and driving]]{{·}} [[Driving Safely#Seat belts and child car seats|Seat belts & child car seats]]{{·}} [[Driving Safely#Traffic tickets|Traffic tickets]]{{·}} [[Driving Safely#Cell phones|Cell phones]]{{·}} [[Driving Safely#Pedestrians|Pedestrians]]
Car Accidents ............. 7
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*'''[[Helpful Information for Driving in BC|Helpful Information]]'''
Drinking and Driving ............. 8
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*'''[[Glossary for Driving in BC | Glossary]]'''
Seat Belts and Car Seats ............. 8
 
Traffic Tickets ............ 9
 
Cell Phones ............ 9
 
Pedestrians ............ 9
 
Helpful Information and Links ............ 10
 
  
INTO THIS
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==About this Wikibook==
*'''[[Problems with a Purchase]]'''
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* [[About Driving in BC|About ''Driving in BC'']]
** [[Problems with a Purchase#How do I start a complaint?|How do I start a complaint?]]{{·}} [[Problems with a Purchase#Steps to make a complaint|Steps to make a complaint]]
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* Learn more about [[Clicklaw Wikibooks]] or visit other wikibooks from [[People's Law School]].
 
 
*'''[[Problems with Home Repairs]]'''
 
** [[Problems with Home Repairs#What should I put in a written contract?|What should I put in a written contract?]]{{·}} [[Problems with Home Repairs#Tips about hiring a contractor|Tips about hiring a contractor]]{{·}} [[Problems with Home Repairs#Tips about paying for repairs|Tips about paying for repairs]]{{·}} [[Problems with Home Repairs#Disagreements about the repair work|Disagreements about the repair work]]
 
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*'''[[Sources of Help for BC Drivers]]'''
 
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AirCare www.aircare.ca/
 
Basic Autoplan www.icbc.com/autoplan/basic
 
Child Car Seats www.tsfbcaa.com/11.aspx
 
ClickLaw www.clicklaw.bc.ca
 
Dial-a-Claim Centre Lower Mainland 604.520.8222
 
Elsewhere in British Columbia1.800.910.4222
 
Drinking and Driving
 
Laws
 
www.icbc.com/road-safety/safer-drivers/impaired-driving
 
Driver Training www.icbc.com/driver-licensing/driver-training
 
Insurance Corporation
 
of BC (ICBC)
 
www.icbc.com
 
Insurance Discounts www.icbc.com/autoplan/costs/claim-record
 
Learn to Drive Smart www.icbc.com/driver-licensing/getting-licensed/passveh/roadsense-drivers
 
People’s Law School www.publiclegaled.bc.ca
 
Register your Car www.icbc.com/registration-licensing
 
Report the Accident
 
Online
 
www.icbc.com/claims/how_claim/online_report
 
Road Test www.icbc.com/driver-licensing/getting-licensed/passveh/preparing-passengertest
 
Traffic Fines and
 
Penalties
 
hwww.icbc.com/driver-licensing/tickets/payingdisputing/chart-offenceswithfines
 
What's the real
 
knowledge test like?
 
www.icbc.com/driver-licensing/getting-licensed/pass-veh/opkt
 
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==About this wikibook==
 
 
 
* [[About the Consumer Law Wikibook|Acknowledgements & credits]]
 
 
 
* Learn more about [[Clicklaw Wikibooks]] or visit other wikibooks from [[People's Law School]]
 
  
 
== About People's Law School==
 
== About People's Law School==
 
The [[People's Law School]] is a non-profit charitable society whose purpose is to provide British Columbians with reliable information about their rights and responsibilities under the law.
 
The [[People's Law School]] is a non-profit charitable society whose purpose is to provide British Columbians with reliable information about their rights and responsibilities under the law.
  
[[File:Peopleslawschoollogo.png‎|frameless|link=|left|100px]]  
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:Suite 150 - 900 Howe Street
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:Vancouver, BC  V6Z 2M4
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:Telephone: 604-331-5400
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:Email: info@publiclegaled.bc.ca
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:Website: [http://www.publiclegaled.bc.ca www.publiclegaled.bc.ca]  
  
:Suite 150 - 900 Howe Street
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:Vancouver, BC  
 
:V6Z 2M4
 
:Tel: 604-331-5400
 
:Fax: 604-331-5401
 
:Email: [mailto:info@publiclegaled.bc.ca info@publiclegaled.bc.ca]
 
  
This booklet and others are available on the [http://www.publiclegaled.bc.ca People's Law School website]:
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Driving in BC from People's Law School is for newcomers and new drivers in British Columbia. It explains the laws relating to getting a driver's licence and driving a car in BC.

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About this Wikibook

About People's Law School

The People's Law School is a non-profit charitable society whose purpose is to provide British Columbians with reliable information about their rights and responsibilities under the law.

Peopleslawschoollogo-horizontal.jpg
Suite 150 - 900 Howe Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2M4
Telephone: 604-331-5400
Email: info@publiclegaled.bc.ca
Website: www.publiclegaled.bc.ca



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