According to Jornal de Notícias, the loss of points occurs if they are sentenced to an additional driving sanction and have a driving license.

If they are not qualified to drive, the bicycle is confiscated.

According to the newspaper, which cites data from the National Road Safety Authority (ANSR), in the last seven years points have been deducted from 96 people, with 2020 being the year with the most offenders (35).