Suspensions & Reinstatements

Juvenile Suspensions

Probationary Suspensions

Probationary Operating a Vehicle under the Influence (OVI)

A probationary OVI suspension is caused by the conviction of a driver with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 percent or higher who was under the age of 18 at the time of the offense.

Reinstatement Requirements
  • Serve six-month suspension
  • Complete juvenile remedial driving instruction course at an approved school
  • Pay a reinstatement fee
  • Retake complete driver license exam

Two Violations

An individual is convicted of or pleads guilty to committing two separate moving violations prior to his or her 18th birthday.

Reinstatement Requirements
  • Serve 90-day suspension
  • Complete juvenile remedial driving instruction course at an approved school
  • Pay a reinstatement fee
  • Retake complete driver license exam

Three Violations

An individual is convicted of or pleads guilty to committing three separate moving violations prior to his or her 18th birthday.

Reinstatement Requirements
  • Serve one-year suspension
  • Complete juvenile remedial driving instruction course at an approved school
  • Pay a reinstatement fee
  • Retake complete driver license exam

Ohio Revised Code: 4510.31

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