30 March 2015
The Western Cape government has published the
draft regulations pertaining to motor vehicle licence fee increases in the
The provincial government is
proposing an increase of three percent which remains lower than the current
inflation rate of three point nine percent.
The closing date for public
comment on the possible license increase will be on the 24th of April 2015.
Department of Transport and
Public Works Ministerial Spokesperson Siphesihle Dube said the department had issued
mandatory amount of increases for a number of years, between 2006 and 2013 when
they were finally increased, this due to pervious increases being very high.
"The figures are now
inline mostly with other provinces and they look forward to the revenue that
would be generated from these motor licence fees to continue support our roads
network and keep them up to standards that is known to be ahead of other
provinces" Dube added.
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