Cape Town Car License Fees 2020The Provincial Minister of Transport and Public Works in the Western Cape has this week gazetted an increased fee structure for motor vehicle registration and licenses.

The notice affects license fees for cars, motorcycles, trucks, trailers and caravans in the entire provice. The average incrase is 4.5% across all categories.

These new fees, according to the notice, will come into effect on April 1, 2020.

These license fees are important for the provincial government as they help build and upgrade roads under provincial ownership, as well as fund their maintenance.

Here’s a list of what you can expect to pay in Cape Town and in the Western Cape province.

Type Current fee New fee
Vehicle registration fee R220 R240
Motorcycle licence fee R192 R204
Car licence fee (0-250 kg) R288 R294
Car licence fee (251-500 kg) R300 R312
Car licence fee (501-750 kg) R306 R318
Car licence fee (751-1000 kg) R336 R348
Car licence fee (1001-1250 kg) R408 R420
Car licence fee (1251-1500kg) R558 R576
Car licence fee (1501-1750kg) R624 R642
Car licence fee (1751-2000kg) R708 R732
Car licence fee (2001-2250kg) R966 R1002
Trailer licence fee R108 R114
Caravan licence fee R294 R306
Specially classified motor vehicle licence fee R120 R138

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