The move will come into effect on December 2, 2020, for a period of 49 days, according to Major General Saif Al Zari Al Shamsi, Commander-in-Chief of Sharjah Police.
The General Command of Abu Dhabi Police announced on Saturday that traffic is banned for heavy vehicles and trucks on roads restricted to peak times in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, starting tomorrow 28th June.
The Abu Dhabi Police also called on drivers to pay attention while driving and refrain from using their mobile phones to surf the internet or use social media, stressing that it is closely monitoring traffic intersections using cameras, in cooperation with the Monitoring and Control Centre.
The police said members of the public must benefit from the decision to deduct traffic fines by 50%, by paying violations through the (MOI UAE) app, and (Sahl) devices spread in “12” sites in the emirate, with the aim of simplifying procedures and enhancing customer satisfaction with the services provided.
In its bid to enhance customers’ happiness the Rak Al Khaimah Police have decided to extend 50% discount on traffic fines until Dec.23, 2020. Earlier the discount on traffic fine was set to end on Wednesday.
The Ras Al Khaimah Police announced on Thursday the launch of an initiative to reduce the accumulated traffic fines committed during 2019 and before by 50%.
Brig. Alrazooqi confirmed that this service is expected to ease traffic flow on roads and increase customer satisfaction, especially during special occasions, celebrations and national holidays. The new feature is now available via Dubai Police smart app on iOS and Android devices.
Fines can be paid by one of the following methods: Attendance to the service centre, if necessary, Sahl Device, Ministry of Interior app and Ajman Police app.
The decision — which is part of the UAE’s 50th National Day Celebrations — also includes traffic penalty points and the value of impounded vehicles and excludes serious violations.
The discount will be applicable to all fines registered before March 31, 2023 except for serious traffic violations, he said, calling on motorists and vehicle owners to take advantage of the decision to settle their old traffic fines.