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SGS OPENS A VEHICLE INSPECTION STATION IN MBALE, UGANDA

SGS is pleased to announce the opening of its fourth vehicle inspection station in Uganda. The facility that is in Bugema, on Tororo - Mbale road, about 3 kilometers from Mbale town, will be used to inspect all types of vehicles.

The Mbale Station is the fourth of seven fixed vehicle inspection test stations around the country. The first vehicle inspection station in Kawanda started operations on November 28, 2016. A mobile inspection station was set up at Namboole Stadium parking lot in February 2017, the second fixed inspection station in Nabbingo on Masaka road was inaugurated on 3rd May 2017 and the third inspection station in Namulanda on Entebbe Road was opened on 31st May 2017.

In addition, three other fixed test stations are under construction in Namanve (Jinja Road), Mbarara and Gulu. Mobile units will cover several upcountry locations with sparse vehicle populations.

 

 

FEES PAYABLE UNDER THE MOTOR VEHICLE INSPECTION REGULATIONS(INCLUSIVE OF VAT)- NOVEMBER, 2016

 

Classification of Motor Vehicles

(Section 11 of the Act)

Group of Motor Vehicles for Purpose this Regulation

 Uganda Shillings

Motorcycles

Motor cycles

54,752

Motorcars and dual purpose vehicles excluding light goods vehicles

Car and Dual purpose vehicles

110,212

Light omnibuses

 

Passenger Vehicles of more than 7 passengers not exceeding 20 passengers

122,012

Medium omnibuses

Passenger Vehicles of more than 20 passengers not exceeding 60 passengers

59,000

Light goods vehicles

Goods vehicles of less than 3.5 tons

110,212

Medium Goods Vehicles

Goods vehicle of 3.5 tons and less than 10 tons

147,500

Heavy Goods Vehicles

Goods vehicle of more than 10 tons

59,000

Trailers and Semi-Trailers

Trailer of two axles

19,706

Not Applicable

Each extra axle on a trailer

944

 

Subsequent Fees Payable as a Percentage of Initial Inspection Fee

Inspection Service Required

Percentage of Original Fee

Re-inspections within 30 days after initial failure without use of lane

Free (0%)

Re-inspections within 30 days after initial failure with use of lane

50%

Re-inspections after 30 days of initial failure

100%

Payment for Duplicate Certificate of Fitness

50%

Payment for appeal against results of Inspection

150%

Inspection after accident/crash and repairs

100%

Inspection required by Police Officer for a Vehicle with valid Certificate of Fitness

50%

Inspection required by Police Officer for a Vehicle without valid Certificate of Fitness

100%

 

 

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