Kochi: Renewal of registration and health certificates of automobiles will burn a gap within the pockets of householders in Kerala from April 1.
For occasion, the re-registration charges of two-wheelers, the most typical mode of transportation, have been elevated from Rs 300 to 1,000.
Similarly, the charges for renewal of registration for auto-rickshaws shall be Rs 2,500 rather than Rs 600 and for vehicles Rs 5,000 as a substitute of Rs 600.
The new registration renewal charges for imported two-wheelers have been steeply elevated from Rs 2,500 to 10,000 and for imported vehicles from Rs 5,000 to 40,000. The new charges for different class automobiles shall be Rs 6,000 rather than Rs 3,000.
Similarly, the costs for acquiring health certificates for transport automobiles have additionally witnessed an enormous hike. The new charges of assorted automobiles are (current charges in brackets):
- Two-wheelers: Rs 1,400 (Rs 400)
- Three-wheelers: Rs 4,300 (Rs 400)
- Cars: Rs 8,300 (Rs 600)
- Heavy automobiles: Rs 13,500 (Rs 800)
Motor Vehicles Department officers mentioned that the fines for late fee of charges and delay in making use of for re-registration and health certificates even have been elevated.