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General information

The National Electronic Toll Collection System has been in operation since 1 July 2011, with the entry into force of the Act of 7 November 2008 amending the Act on Public Roads and some other certain acts (Journal of Laws No. 218, item 1391). It replaced the system based on road toll cards (so-called vignettes) and from that day there is no other form of toll collection on sections of national roads indicated in the Ordinance of the Council of Ministers of 22 March 2011 on national roads or their sections, where electronic fees are charged, and the amount of electronic toll rates (i.e. Journal of Laws of 2013, item 1263, as amended), than using the on-board device viaBOX OBU installed in the vehicle.

According to art. 13 para. 1 point 3 of the Act of 21 March 1985 on public roads (i.e. Journal of Laws of 2017, item 2222, as amended) public roads' users are obliged to incur charges for their motor vehicles travelling on domestic roads, in meaning of art. 2 point 33 of the Act of 20 June 1997, Road Traffic Law. A set of vehicles consisting of a motor vehicle and a trailer or semi-trailer with a maximum permissible weight of over 3.5 tonnes, including buses regardless of their permissible total weight are also considered as motor vehicles.

The amount of fees and sections of national roads on which they are collected have been specified in the regulation of the Council of Ministers of 22 March 2011 on national roads or their sections where electronic toll is collected and the electronic toll rates.

All information regarding the functioning of the National Electronic Toll Collection System, the amount of fees and entities obliged to pay it can also be found on the official website of the ViaToll electronic toll collection system at www.viatoll.pl

Based on Article. 51 par. 6 point 1 letter b of the Act of 6 September 2001 on road transport (Journal of Laws of 2017, item 2200, as amended) The Chief Inspector of Road Transport is the competent authority in matters related to the control of payment of electronic toll for tolling on national roads, on the terms set out in the Act of 21 March 1985 on public roads.

The unit responsible for the implementation of the above-mentioned tasks is:

Electronic Toll Control Office - in the field of stationary control carried out using stationary or portable devices that automatically disclose and record information about violation of the obligation to pay electronic fees and in the field of mobile control carried out directly by the inspector referred to in the Regulation of the Minister of Infrastructure and Construction of 27 October 2016 on checking the correctness of electronic payment (Journal of Laws of 2016, item 1859).

Contact details:

General Inspectorate of Road Transport

Electronic Charge Control Office

Al. Jerozolimskie 94

00-807 Warsaw

tel. (+48 22) 22 04 700

fax: (+48 22) 22 04 321

Legal basis:

  • Act of 21 March 1985 on public roads (consolidated text: Journal of Laws of 2017, item 2222, as amended),
  • Act of 6 September 2001 on road transport (consolidated text: Journal of Laws of 2017, item 2200, as amended),
  • Regulation of the Council of Ministers of March 22, 2011 on domestic roads or their sections, on which electronic toll is charged, and the amount of electronic toll rates (i.e. Journal of Laws of 2013, item 1263, as amended),
  • Regulation of the Minister of Infrastructure and Construction of 27 October 2016 on checking the correctness of payment of electronic payment (Journal of Laws of 2016, item 1859, as amended),
  • Regulation of the Minister of Infrastructure and Development of 27 August 2015 on the submission and settlement of electronic payments (Journal of Laws of 2015, item 1406).

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