How much you will pay in toll fees to go away this long weekend
Many South Africans using the country's major highways on their way to holiday destinations or family getaways this long weekend will be paying hefty toll fees.
Long weekends and holidays in South Africa typically see thousands of...
The plan to fix South Africa's driver's licence mess
Transport minister Fikile Mbalula has outlined his department's plans to tackle the severe backlog of driver's licence renewals.
Mbalula's comments came in response to questions in Parliament from IFP MP Khetamabala Sithole and DA MP Chris...
Bad news about driver's licences that expire before March 2022
The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) has confirmed to MyBroadband that drivers whose licence cards expire between 1 September 2021 and 31 March 2022 have not been given an extension to renew their licence cards.
E-tolls are still the law and you must pay — Transport department
Department of Transport director-general Alec Moemi has said that Treasury must decide on the future of e-tolls. Until then, it is the law, and South Africans must pay their dues.
In a virtual parliamentary meeting last week, he...
New vehicle and driver's licence fees for South Africa
Transport minister Fikile Mbalula has proposed updated fees for vehicle and driver's licence renewals in a Government Gazette published on Friday.
Anyone who wishes to comment on the proposed fee schedule has 30 days to do so.
Driver's licences in South Africa "extremely corrupt" — government
Gauteng Transport MEC Jacob Mamabolo says that driving licence renewals is an inefficient and extremely corrupt system from which criminals have made lots of money.
“We are fighting one of the most highly organised criminal...
Good news for driver's licence renewals
Transport minister Fikile Mbalula has announced the deadline for the grace period for renewing licences will be extended from 31 August 2021 to 31 March 2022.
“To give motorists a fair opportunity to renew their licences, while we are rolling out a number...
Driver's licence renewal mess — no choice but to extend preposterous deadline
The Department of Transport will have no choice but to extend the 31 August 2021 deadline for renewing driver's licences again, Outa CEO Wayne Duvenage has said.
"The broken system that government is relying on has...
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South Africa’s new driver’s licence points demerit system will fail like E-tolls
If South Africa’s roads authorities press on with the rollout of the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences (Aarto) without making revisions, it will fail just like E-tolls.
This is the warning from...