PRESS RELEASE – The Ministry of Infrastructure, Port Services and Transport wishes to remind motor vehicle owners that it is an offence to operate a motor vehicle with a license number that has not been assigned to that vehicle.
All vehicle registrations must be kept up to date. Persons who are desirous of retaining a motor vehicle license number towards a future registration are required under, Statutory Instrument No. 33 of 2014, to pay the prescribed annual fee of $300 for reservation of a private motor vehicle license number.
In that regard, persons who are operating motor vehicles without the appropriate registration are hereby notified that not only is this an offence which carries a hefty fine, motor vehicle license numbers and registrations which have been inactive for over one (1) year will be cancelled and reassigned accordingly.