Prime minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has introduced motorists will have the ability to get pleasure from toll-free highways nationwide from January 20-21, 2023, at the side of the Chinese language New Yr celebrations that begin on Sunday (January 22, 2023)
“After that, please pay your toll charges,” Anwar stated after chairing right now’s cupboard assembly in Putrajaya. The choice was made after the transport and works ministries held discussions with toll concessionaires, which agreed to not impose toll prices for all car sorts throughout the two days.
Whereas no specifics have been offered, it’s probably the identical entry and exit guidelines from previous exemptions for Hari Raya and the 15th general election final 12 months will apply. As such, the toll-free interval ought to begin at 12.01am on January 20 and finish at 11.59pm on January 21.
Through the promo interval, you could enter and exit a freeway to get pleasure from zero prices. If you happen to exit after the deadline, you’ll have to pay the total toll quantity in accordance with your class of auto. Must you be unable to achieve your exit toll plaza resulting from congestion or delay, you may exit on the nearest toll plaza earlier than 11.59pm on January 21 and re-enter the freeway once more, so you needn’t pay whole quantity of your journey.
On the flipside, for those who do enter the freeway earlier than the beginning of the toll-free interval at 12.01am on January 20, you are able to do the identical and exit the freeway and re-enter it to get pleasure from free toll for the rest of your journey. We’ll replace this house ought to the mechanics differ from previous toll exemption durations introduced.
When you gained’t must pay for toll throughout these two days, you’ll nonetheless want to make use of your Contact ‘n Go card, SmartTAG and RFID tag as regular as a result of the limitations are nonetheless operational. We’ll replace this house ought to the mechanics differ from previous toll exemption durations introduced.