Glossary of Terms

Overview and explanation of the terms used in the area of the complex service of electronic toll collection

The basic terms specified below concerning electronic toll collection for using the specified road sections are for information purposes only.

means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (hereinafter referred to as "Data Subject"); an identifiable natural person is a natural person who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier, such as name, identification number, location data, network identifier or one or more factors specific to physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or the social identity of that natural person;

means a debit or credit card accepted by the Electronic Toll System Operator as a means of payment for the Toll and providing a Deposit; the list of types of accepted payment cards is available at Contact Points, Distribution Points, the Customer Web Portal and the Customer Service Line;

means the owner and the Vehicle Operator's certificate containing the vehicle's basic technical description (for vehicles registered in the Czech Republic this is the Vehicle Registration Certificate - Part I);

means all relevant generally binding legal regulations particularly regulating the Electronic Toll System, the legal status of the System Operator and the User, as well as all related terms and conditions regarding Toll payment, in particular Act No. 13/1997 Coll. on Roads as amended, Act N. 361/2000 Coll. on Road Traffic as amended, Act No. 284/2009 Coll. on Payment System as amended, the Civil Code, Government Decree No. 240/2014 Coll. on the Amount of Time Fees, Toll Rates, Toll Discounts and how to apply the Toll Discount as amended, Decree of the Ministry of Transport No. 70/2012 Coll. on the Use of Roads subject to the Toll as amended, GDPR;

shall mean a means of electronic identification issued by a qualified system pursuant to Act No. 250/2017 Coll. on Electronic Identification.

means, pursuant to GDPR, the person whose status is governed by Art. 37 et seq. GDPR;

means a day that is not a Saturday, a Sunday or a national or other holiday under Act No. 245/2000 Coll. on National Holidays, other Holidays, Important Days and Rest Days as amended;

means a prepayment of a Toll made by the User in the Prepayment Mode;

means the first few digits of a Fuel Card number specified by Fuel Card issuers;

means the Road and Motorway Directorate of the Czech Republic as the Electronic Toll System Operator;

is a person defined in Section 2 (b) of Act No. 361/2000 Coll. on Road Traffic and on amending certain Acts (Road Traffic Act) as amended and, in addition, a person empowered by the owner to operate a vehicle under his/her name;

means entering User Information into the Electronic Toll System at Contact Points or through the Customer Zone. By registering, the User is given access to several additional features of the Electronic Toll System;

means a mode of toll payment after using a Toll Road;

 means a mode in which vehicles defined by Act No. 13/1997 Coll. on Roads as amended are exempt from toll payment;

means a mode where an advance payment for a Toll is made prior to the use of a Toll Road;

has the meaning defined in Section 2 (d) of Act No. 361/2000 Coll. on Road Traffic as amended;

means a price list of services provided by the System Operator in connection with the Electronic Toll System operation and available on the Customer Portal  and the Customer Service Line;

means an amount of the imposed toll always provided to the Vehicle Operator for the past calendar year after all the conditions for granting the discount have been met in accordance with the Government Decree, including the obligation to register the vehicle in the Toll Discount System;

means the System Operator and the Vehicle Operator;

means, in terms of the GDPR, the System Operator processing the Personal Data of a Data Subject;