New tariffs of the fines for the Viapass network in Belgium

New tariffs of the fines for the Viapass network in Belgium

toll rates New tariffs of the fines for the Viapass

The fines system of the Kilometer Charge in Belgium has been changed on 1st January 2018. Instead of the unit rate of €1,000 per confirmed violation, a variable tariff will be introduced according to the seriousness of the violation.

  • €1000 for a category A violation
  • – for manipulation of the On Board Unit with the aim of committing fraud
    – forgery of the registration documents which are needed to define the Gross Vehicle Weight, with the aim of committing fraud

  • €800 for a category B violation
  • – There is no OBU for Belgium aboard
    – No service contract has been concluded with a provider accredited for Belgium

  • €500 for a category C violation
  • – The OBU is not switched on
    – The OBU used is linked to another vehicle
    – Using the road network while the contract with the service provider has been suspended
    – Using the road network with an OBU that bears insufficient payment means
    – Using an OBU that flags a problem or doesn’t function, without contacting immediately the service provider
    – Contacting the service provider about a non- or ill-functioning OBU but without complying with the instructions received

  • €100 for a category D violation
  • – Every other violation of the Kilometre Charge regulations, not stipulated hereabove