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17 Jan 2018 Eurotoll and Total accepted as additional service providers for Kilometer Charge in Belgium

Just before the end of 2017, Eurotoll and Total have been accepted by the regional governments and by Sofico as service providers in Belgium.

16 Dec 2017 Kilometre charge road transport: the changes as of 1st January 2018

As of 1st January 2018, the Kilometre Charge in Belgium will be adapted in four different fields. The regional governments in Belgium have decided to adapt the tariffs per kilometre in the three regions. Flanders and Wallonia will expand their network of paying toll roads. The three regional governments have added an additional category of trucks that will need to comply with the Kilometre Charge. Finally, they will also change the fines system.

14 Dec 2017 Emission table for semi-trailer towing vehicles when no euro norm is indicated.

As of January 1st 2018, semi-trailer towing vehicles of category N1 with body code BC fall under the Kilometer Charge.

23 Nov 2017 Semi-trailer towing vehicles of under 3.5 tons GVW are subject to kilometer charge as of January 1st 2018

As of January 1st 2018 semi-trailer towing vehicles of under or equal to 3.5 tons GVW with a body code BC will be subject to Kilometer Charge in Belgium.

14 Jul 2017 Viapass publishes annual report 2016

VIAPASS has published its annual report 2016.

14 Jun 2017 Kilometer Charge: index adjustment tariffs and addition of toll roads as of July 1st 2017

The regional governments of Belgium have made some adjustments in the Kilometer Charge for HGVs of +3,5 tons.

19 Dec 2016 Indexation of tariffs Kilometer Charge in 2017

As stipulated in the Cooperation Agreement between the three Regions and the decrees and ordinance on the kilometer charging,

15 Dec 2016 Viapass publishes annual report 2014- 2015

VIAPASS has released its first annual report. The annual report covers the period from July 17, 2014 until December 31, 2015.

30 May 2016 The Kilometer Charge for heavy goods vehicles of over 3.5 tonnes enters into force on 1st April 2016

On April 1st 2016, the Kilometer Charge for heavy goods vehicles (HGV) of over 3.5 tonnes will enter into force in the three Belgian Regions.

01 Apr 2016 Axxes has been accredited as service provider for the Kilometer Charge in Belgium

Viapass has accredited the French provider Axxès as service provider for the Kilometer Charge in Belgium, which enters into force on April 1.

30 Mar 2016 The Kilometer Charge for heavy goods vehicles of over 3.5 tonnes enters into force on 1st April 2016

On April 1st 2016, the Kilometer Charge for heavy goods vehicles (HGV) of over 3.5 tonnes will enter into force in the three Belgian Regions.

10 Mar 2016 E-vignettes available for Holland, Luxembourg, Sweden and Denmark

In order to avoid bottle-necks at the points of sales of AGES on the Belgian territory during the transition to the Kilometer Charge on April 1 2016, all parties concerned have agreed to allow previous purchase of e-vignettes, valid from April 1st 2016.

01 Oct 2015 Starting October 1st 2015: Pre-registration OBU Satellic for Kilometre Charging

On April 1st 2016 the Kilometre Charging System for heavy goods vehicles of more than 3,5 tonnes in the Flemish, Walloon and Brussels regions comes into effect. All these heavy goods vehicles must have a functioning On Board Unit.

16 Sep 2015 EETS update briefing on September 16, 2015

The VIAPASS project, the Road Pricing system for HGV’s +3,5T on the territory of the 3 Regions in Belgium is planned to be effective on 01/04/2016.

12 Aug 2015 Introduction of kilometer charge published in the official Gazette

With the publication of the decree and ordonnance in the official Gazette the kilometer charge has been officially introduced in Flanders, Wallonia and Brussels.

17 Jul 2015 Anniversary

July 17 marks a festive time for everyone involved in Viapass. The organization celebrated that day its first birthday.

31 Jan 2014 Flemish government approves Cooperation Agreement on kilometer charge

On January 31, 2014 the Flemish government has approved the Cooperation Agreement between the three Regions of Belgium (the Flemish Region, the Wallonian Region and the Brussels Capital Region) concerning the introduction of a kilometer charge.

11 Oct 2013 Flanders, Brussels and Wallonia select five candidates for construction of Viapass for HGVs. The Regions establish Viapass, the inter-regional institution for road charging.

The Regions of Belgium have selected five consortia to compete for the contract for designing, building, financing, maintaining and operating the Viapass toll system for Heavy Goods Vehicles. The selection was made after a competitive public tender procedure.