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Value Added Tax
27 December 2017 11:31 AM

In line with the announcement by the General Authority for Zakat and Income in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to implementing the value added tax (VAT) starting from 1st January 2018, a standard rate of (5%) will be applied to all inspection fees and this tax will be incurred by the customers.

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When to Inspect my Vehicle?
18 April 2017 08:33 AM

As it is scheduled by the authority of car periodic checkup which was approved by his royal highness the minister of interior, you can checkup your car at the stations at any time. And also the car must be checked as follows:

  1. According to the group of the car it is checked annually or every six months.
  2. At traffic procedures.
  3. At travel time.
  4. When it is sold or purchased
  5. When there is any defect in it.
  6. When you desire to check expected defect.
  7. You should check your car after any traffic accident.
  8. When you need to make intrinsic change on its machine, skeleton or color.
  9. Second hand car brought from abroad when owner want to give it Saudi Number Plate.

Absher Data
19 April 2017 09:28 AM

Dear Vehicle Owner, If your vehicle passes the test and its data is not available on Absher then please make sure that the vehicle data on Estimarah / Vehicle Document is matching with MVPI inspection report data especially the Chassis number, which can be validated from the vehicle itself. In case data in Estimarah is wrong against the vehicle data itself or MVPI inspection report, please visit any Traffic department to correct it and then you can call the concerned MVPI station asking them to resubmit your data to NIC. All MVPI stations info are available through the link : MVPI Locations

Goals of Motor Vehicles Periodic Inspection
20 February 2017 02:47 PM

1. To insure that the motorist is safely by assuring that his vehicle is safe for driving on the main roads.

2. To reduce the Pollution.

3. Economical view; by reducing the total number of accidents.

4. Avail a wide range of career opportunities kingdom wide.

Types of vehicles subject to the Periodic Inspection
18 April 2017 07:32 AM

1. Private Vehicles
2. Taxis
3. Public transport vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers
4. Private transport vehicles
5. Buses
6. Diplomatic mission vehicles
7. Motorcycles

Importance of Motor Vehicles Periodic Inspection
17 April 2017 11:21 AM

Realizing the vitality of vehicle Maintenance, the government put protective procedures to secure vehicle maintenance and prevent traffic accidents. The Motor Vehicle Periodic Inspection aims to:

1. Improve quality of vehicle.

2. Minimize traffic.

3. Maximize vehicle's service.

4. Protect the environment.

5. Keep road users safe including drivers, passengers, and the pedestrians Discover problems before getting worse or           causing loss (Early troubleshooting.