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Updated information and notices related to the Electronic Toll System
18. 01. 2022 |
Toll collection in 2021 exceeded 14 billion crowns, the total cost of operation and development of the system did not exceed 1 billion Czech crowns
Prague, 18 January 2022 - Changes in the structure of toll rates effective from 1 January 2021 secured the highest toll collection in history last year. For the whole year carriers paid 14.198 billion Czech crowns more for using toll roads, or 23 percent more than in 2020. The CzechToll satellite toll system is one of the most efficient systems in the world.
07. 01. 2021 |
Investment in the new toll system has paid off: the government collected over CZK 11.5 billion in tolls last year, up 5.24 % year-on-year
The generational replacement of the toll system for lorries was a good investment for the government. Compared to the original microwave technology, the Czech Republic saved almost CZK 1 billion on the operating cost of the electronic toll system last year. In addition, toll revenues increased by CZK 573 million year-on-year, despite the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the entire European transport sector.
17. 12. 2020 |
Upcoming changes in toll payment for carriers as of 1 January 2021: the crucial thing for drivers is the introduction of rates for 5 or more axles
As of 1 January 2021, based on an amendment to Regulation of the Government 240/2014 Coll. and Decree No. 470/2012 Coll., several important changes in the electronic toll system for vehicles over 3.5 tons will come into effect. Among other things, toll rates, the amount of discounts and several other parameters will change. The network of toll roads will be extended by two newly opened motorway sections.