The first 18 under control for heavy trucks to travel in the suburbs will begin work on 15 November

MOSCOW, November 12. The first 18 under the control of the passage of trucks weighing more than 12 tons on Federal highways of the Moscow region will start on November 15. About it reports a press-service of the Federal road Agency.

“From November 15, 2015 will earn the first 18 frames of stationary control, which will record the passage of vehicles weighing over 12 tons on roads of Moscow region”, – stated in the message.

Until may 1, 2016 owners of trucks weighing more than 12 tons, which next week should add tolls on Federal highways, will not be penalized for violation of this requirement outside of the Moscow region. To levy charges designed automated system “Platon” for the collection, processing, storage and transmission of data about the movement of registered vehicles.

During this period, carriers will be able to adapt to the mechanism and system of charging. In addition, this will allow Supervisory agencies to further test the procedure of interdepartmental work. In the future, the number of the stationary part to control will increase to 481 units. Structures will be installed along the entire length of Federal roads of Russia, the exception would be toll road. In addition, the system operator “Plato” will involve 100 cars mobile control, noted in the article.

Federal road Agency (Rosavtodor) ends the acceptance of infrastructure charging systems. In addition, in the state Duma is discussing the possibility of imposing the same administrative liability for legal entities and for individuals. In anticipation of the launch of the tolling system “Platon” the Russian government has decided to reduce tariff for freight carriers. In the period from 15 November 2015 to 29 February 2016 Board with trucks weighing over 12 tons will be charged at $ 1.53 per ruble per kilometer. Further, in the period from 1 March 2016 until 31 December 2018, the tariff will be increased to 3.06 ruble per kilometer.

Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev signed on 10 November the resolution on changes in the order of payment on account of compensation of damage, which causes the transport weight of over 12 tons of public roads of Federal importance, until March 1, 2016 subject to a lower fee for one kilometer to 1.53 ruble to the previously planned rate at 3.73 per ruble.