HomeNationalFASTage madatory for all cars from January 1 FASTage madatory for all cars from January 1 Ajith Athrady, DHNS.Starting January 1, 2021, FASTag will be made mandatory for all cars and bigger vehicles, which were sold before December 1, 2017, Union Road Transport Ministry, and Highways said on Saturday. The fitness certificate will be renewed only if the vehicle has FASTag. Even to renew third-party insurance, valid FASTag must from April 1, 2021.
Vehicles sold after December 2017 have factory fitted FASTags "As per Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989, since 1st December 2017, the FASTag had been made mandatory for all registration of new four-wheeled Vehicles and is being supplied by the Vehicle Manufacturer or their dealers. It had further been mandated that the renewal of fitness certificate will be done only after the fitment of FASTag for the Transport Vehicles. Further that for National Permit Vehicles the fitment of FASTag has been mandated since 1st Oct 2019," the government said in a statement.