GOVERNMENT has increased tollgate entry fees by 450 percent and quarterly licence fees by 250 percent with immediate effect.
The toll fees increase are contained in Statutory Instrument 162 of 2020, Toll Roads (National Road Network) (Amendment) Regulations.
The increase in quarterly licence fees are contained in Statutory Instrument 161 of 2020, Vehicle Registration and Licence (Amendment) Regulations published in the Government Gazette yesterday.
Before the latest regulations light vehicles were paying ZWL10 to go through a toll, they are now required to pay ZWL45.
Light vehicles of up to 1 500 kg net mass were previously required to pay a quarterly licence of ZWL200. They are now required to pay ZWL750.