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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.