January 1, 2018, stricter rules for the technical inspection of trucks and
buses will come into effect, it is also expected that the vehicle inspection
will gradually be extended to other categories of vehicles.
October inspection will be mandatory for cars weighing more than 3 tons.
cost of inspection of cars and trailers will be GEL 60, trucks and buses – GEL 100.
If the identified technical deficiencies are not corrected within the specified
time, the fine for individuals will amount to GEL 50, for legal persons - GEL 200.
the technical procedure, the vehicle's environmental condition, the braking
system, visibility, the condition of the headlights, electrical equipment,
tires and running gear will be inspected.
A vehicle that will not pass inspection from the first time should be put in order within 30 days, after which it will undergo a repeat free inspection procedure at the same service center.
of 50 GEL is also imposed for cars that will not pass inspection, a fine will
be also imposed for transferring cars to
the third parties that will not pass the inspection procedure - for physical
persons - GEL 50, for legal entities - GEL 200.
The patrol police will have
access to electronic database to obtain data on the vehicle's passing the
inspection procedure by entering the
vehicle number in the program.