Implied Consent Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Implied Consent, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Implied Consent?

When a consent is conveyed through facts, actions, or even by silence and which is understood by a man of reasonable mind, that the consent is inferred, it is known as implied consent. Such consents are not spoken or written, but is expected to be agreed as in case where a person bound by contract is supposed to behave or act in response in certain manner.