Overweight vehicles are prohibited!!
What is a vehicle restriction order?
In order to preserve the road structure or prevent traffic hazards, vehicles traveling on the road are subject to maximum limits for width, weight, height, length and minimum turning radius according to the Vehicle Restriction Ordinance. (Road Act Article 47 Paragraph 1)
Application for permission to pass special vehicles
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Regulations and penalties for violation of vehicle restrictions
Vehicles that violate the Vehicle Restriction Order are being enforced at IC entrances. In this control, orders for measures such as reduction of cargo are issued to vehicles deemed to have violated. In addition, police may be charged with malicious violators and addicts.
Effective April 1, 2017, measures such as suspension of large-scale and frequent discounts for those who violated the Vehicle Restriction Order have been strengthened.
Violation of vehicle restrictions is not just a problem for carriers.