This is for the attention of vehicle drivers in Lagos or those planning to drive to Lagos.
Please be informed that the Lagos State Government via Ministry Of Transportation Vehicle Inspection Service has commenced the usage of Electronic Billing System.
The minimum fine for an offense is N20,000 and allowances cannot be granted as it were in the times of the manual billing system. Fines could rise to as much as N250,000 depending on the offence and the number of times such a person has been apprehended.
The E- Billing System commenced and the Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO) will be checking for the following: 1. Vehicle licenses 2. Road worthiness certificate 3. Car insurance certificate 4. Valid driver’s license 5. Fire extinguisher 6. Cracks on wind-screens 7. Broken head lamps and more
It is therefore imperative to inform you, your friends and families to ensure their vehicle papers are up-to-date and kept in their vehicles.
- Company and commercial drivers MUST be certified by Lagos State Driving Institute at Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) yard, Oshodi, Lagos, Nigeria.
- Forged papers attract a fee of N20, 000 each.
- If you are processing your driver’s license, do not drive until your data has been captured and you are provided with the Temporary License!
To be Forewarned, is to be forearmed