Question: Can Myki Inspectors Touch You?

Do I need to touch off myki on tram?

When you travel with myki on a tram you don’t always need to touch off at the end of your journey.

That’s because you can now travel from one end of a tram route to the other on a Zone 1 fare.

But for most of us, it means never having to touch off when you leave the tram and you still receive the lowest fare..

Is MYKI free before 7am?

Your metropolitan train journey is free if you touch on and off before 7.15am on a weekday. Your journey won’t be free if your myki balance is negative.

Can Luas inspectors touch you?

Luas inspectors cannot stop someone on the public pavement.

Can you run away from ticket inspectors?

Running away from an inspector For police, running away can be considered “escaping legal custody” and you may be charged for it. The only consequence for running away is that inspectors may chase you to “effect an arrest”, and may fine you more for disorderly behaviour.

What powers do TfL ticket inspectors have?

TfL Ticket ‘Inspectors’Nothing, they get grumpy and leave.They can detain you until you show it to them or pay the fine.They can detain you and do a body cavity search until you give it up.They ban you from the tube for life.

How much is a Luas fine?

If you travel on a Luas tram without a valid ticket, you can receive a fine from a Luas inspector. If the payment is made within 28 days from the date of issue, €100 is payable. If the payment is made within 14 days from the date of issue, €45 is payable.

What happens if I forget my railcard?

So if you don’t have your Railcard with you when your ticket is inspected you will be required to pay for a new non-refundable ticket at the full non-discounted rate. If you could not produce your Railcard at the time of travel, on the first occasion only, you may receive a full refund on any extra fare charged.

How much is the fine for not having a myki?

Passengers travelling without a valid Myki can pay an on-the-spot penalty of $75. If they fail to do so, they are issued with a $223 infringement notice.

What happens if you don’t touch on myki?

Forgot to touch off? If you don’t touch off on a V/Line commuter service you’ll be charged a default 2 hour peak fare between the zone of touch on and Zone 1. When the conductor checks your myki, they’ll set the default fare to the end of the line you’re travelling on.

Can a ticket inspectors wake you up?

To most inspectors, it will just look like you innocently fell asleep with your ticket in your hand, ready to show, and they will move on immediately. If it is a particularly feisty inspector they might try and wake you up by banging on the window or the table in front of you.

What happens if you get caught on a train without a ticket?

If you forget your season ticket, you do not have to pay a penalty fare. You may be issued with a “nil fare” penalty notice and asked to send in a photocopy of your season, or asked to buy a normal single ticket (which you can then get refunded at a ticket office on production of your season).

Do myki cards expire?

All myki smartcards expire after four years.