Motorists Get 50% Traffic Fine Discount in Dubai
As of this month, motorists in Dubai can benefit from the 50 per cent discount on their accumulated traffic fines under a special Dubai initiative.
The Dubai Police has announced that 425,371 motorists received a 50 per cent discount on their traffic fines under the initiative launched by the police in February, which aims to encourage motorists to follow the traffic law and protect them from accidents.
Among the drivers who benefited, 340,12 were men while 85,259 were women, the police said on Thursday.
Under the initiative that had launched earlier this year, a driver who doesn’t commit any offence for 3 months can get a 25% discount on previous fines. Those who have a clean record for 6 months can get a 50% discount. Similarly, those with clean records for 9 months and 12 months can get discounts of 75% and 100%, respectively.
The initiative is part of the overall drive towards increasing customer satisfaction and happiness levels in the UAE and in line with the Year of Tolerance initiative.
The discount rates are as follows:
1- Follow the rules for 3 months, get 25% discount
2- Follow the rules for 6 months, get 50% discount
3- Follow the rules for 9 months, get 75% discount
4- Follow the rules for a year, get 100% discount
Source: Khaleej Times