The SAAQ offers most of its publications free of charge. However, some publications are sold through Les Publications du Québec.

In accordance with the SAAQ’s language policy, publications intended for SAAQ employees and Québec businesses are only available in French. For a complete list of all our publications, please refer to the French version of this page.

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Halloween jeu en
2017 Educational Halloween Pencil and Paper Games (PDF - 1 Mo) (2 pages) Ce fichier n'est pas conforme au norme d'accessibilité C-6370-A

These games are for elementary school children. The first is a matching game for younger children and the second is a secret code game for older children.

Table death benefits
Compensation Table for 2018 (PDF - 141 ko) (6 pages) C-6418-A

Compensation Table shows the maximum amounts payable by the SAAQ in connection with an automobile accident.

Criminal code offences
Criminal Code Offences (PDF - 129 ko) (8 pages) C-5223-A

Certain behaviours and actions related to the operation of a road vehicle constitute offences under the Criminal Code. In addition to a driving prohibition, a fine or imprisonment, a conviction for one of these offences results in administrative penalties under the Highway Safety Code, in particular revocation of a driver's licence and suspension of the right to obtain a driver's licence.

Demerit points
Demerit Points – Driver's Licence (PDF - 549 ko) (6 pages) C-6491-A

The Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec enters demerit points on the record of drivers who commit certain offences under the Highway Safety Code. Demerit points are entered on a driver's record following conviction of an offence or, its equivalent, payment of the fine, once the Société has the judgment in its possession or been advised of the fact by the court.

Demerit points penalty
Demerit Points – Penalty (PDF - 103 ko) (6 pages) C-6053-A

Highway Safety Code offences lead to the entry of demerit points on the driving record of drivers at fault. A penalty is one of the consequences imposed on driver's licence holders who have reached or exceeded the number of demerit points set for the bracket that applies to them. Consult this document to find out how to get a new driver's licence at the end of a penalty period.

Stories
Don't Fall for Stories (PDF - 399 ko) (4 pages) C-5177-A

Before leasing or buying a used motor vehicle, it would be wise to obtain a copy of the vehicle's record, its real history.

Condition x
Driver's Licence with Condition X (PDF - 170 ko) (6 pages) C-5221-A

Condition X requires the mandatory use of an alcohol ignition interlock device for a period of 1 to 3 years (or life), depending on the number and type of convictions the person has received within a reference period of 10 years.

Driving quebec
Driving a vehicle in Québec (PDF - 358 ko) (6 pages) C-5303-A

Non-residents visiting Québec may drive a road vehicle in Québec for 6 consecutive months without being the holder of a Québec driver's licence. However, they must meet certain conditions.

Duty time checklist
Driving and off-duty time for Heavy Vehicle Drivers - Fact Sheet (PDF - 230 ko) (9 pages) C-4554-A

The Regulation respecting hours of driving and off-duty time for heavy vehicle drivers is designed to prevent tired drivers from getting behind the wheel, and thereby reduce the risk of accidents.

Distraction en
Driving requires your full attention. Avoid distractions. (PDF - 242 ko) (6 pages) Ce fichier n'est pas conforme au norme d'accessibilité C-5473-A

There are many sources of distraction. A driver’s attention is constantly at risk of being disrupted by the tasks or activities of everyday life. Learning how to manage these distractions is an important driving skill.

Unfarourable decision
Have you received a unfavourable medical decision concerning your driver’s licence? (PDF - 313 ko) (5 pages) C-6126-A

If you are not satisfied with this decision, you can ask for a review at the SAAQor challenge the decision before the Administrative Tribunal of Québec. If you believe that you can prove that your are capable of driving safely despite your illness or handicap, you can also request that the SAAQ render a new decision under its discretionary power. This document is available in electronic format only.

Hvbs
Heavy Vehicle blind spots (PDF - 2 Mo) (4 pages) Ce fichier n'est pas conforme au norme d'accessibilité C-5490-A

Around any vehicle, certain areas cannot be seen by the driver in the rear-view mirrors or through the windows. These are called blind spots. This folder presents different issues surrounding this topic: main heavy vehicle blind spots, risks at intersections, advice for those who find themselves near a heavy vehicle, and tips for heavy vehicle drivers.

Heavy vehicle drivers drive safely
Heavy Vehicle drivers. Drive safely... C-5021-A

The Commission des transports du Québec can summon you to appear.

Income ­Replacement ­Indemnity
Income Replacement Indemnity – CNESST SAAQ (PDF - 104 ko) (6 pages) C-6228-A

This pamphlet provides information on the income replacement indemnity, including how it is calculated and which government bodies are responsible for its payment.

Indemnity for Impairment (PDF - 156 ko) (6 pages) Ce fichier n'est pas conforme au norme d'accessibilité C-6222-A

What is an indemnity for impairment? Am I entitled to an indemnity for impairment? How is my impairment assessed?

It’s Possible to Adapt Your Home
It's Possible to Adapt Your Home (PDF - 218 ko) (5 pages) C-5468-A

You were a victim of a traffic accident, and you suffered a physical disability that prevents you from gaining access to your home and using its facilities. The coverage that the Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec offers will reimburse some of the expenses of adapting your residence.

Adapt vehicle
It's Possible to Adapt Your Vehicle (PDF - 155 ko) (5 pages) C-4662-A

You were a victim of a traffic accident, and you suffered a physical disability that prevents you from gaining access to your vehicle and driving it safely. The coverage that the Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec offers will reimburse some of the expenses of adapting your vehicle with the equipment necessary for your situation.