316. Disqualification for non-road traffic offences.

Where a person is convicted of an offence1 the court by or before which he is convicted may order him to be disqualified, for such period as it thinks fit, for holding or obtaining a driving licence2. Where the offence is an offence the sentence for which is:


    (1)     a sentence fixed by law3;


    (2)     a life sentence for a serious or second listed offence4;


    (3)     the required minimum sentences for threatening with an offensive weapon or an article with a blade or point in public in public