Demerara Harbour Bridge tolls to be increased effective January 1, 2017
Effective January 1, 2017 tolls will be increased to cross the Demerara Harbour Bridge, as revealed by Minister within the Ministry of Public Infrastructure, Annette Ferguson in the Committee of Supply of the National Assembly today.
Vehicles except minibuses and SUVs will have to pay more, the Minister said in response to Opposition MP, Juan Edghill.
Questioned why the Minister did not inform the public earlier, Ferguson said an announcement was forthcoming later in this week.
The increases are as follows:
Motorcycles- $20 to $40
Motor Car – $100 to $200
Motor Car (Hire)- $100 to $200
Motor Tractors- $200 to $300
Motor Lorry- $500 to $700
One Axel Trailers-$200 to $300
Hearse- $100 to $300