07 December 2017 - NW3815
De Freitas, Mr MS to ask the Minister of Transport
With regard to the increased vehicle licensing transaction fees, (a) how were these increases calculated, (b) what are the details (i) of parties who made submissions and (ii) of the content of the submissions received, (c) which stakeholders were consulted and (d) what public participation and/or public consultation processes were undertaken?
(a) The increases of the transaction fees were based on the initial amount of R30 as determined by the Ministers of Transport and Finance, with the agreement that there will be an annual increase of R6.
(b) (i) In terms of the RTMC Act it is not required that the transaction fees be published for public comments, therefore the increase was not published for comments.
(ii) Not applicable, see (b)(i) above
(c) Not applicable, see (b)(i) above
(d) Not applicable, see (b)(i) above