11 January, iPhone users will be available to the application system “Platon”. This was reported by the press service of LLC “RV-invest the Transport System”, which is the operator of the system. Client for Android devices is available for download in Google Play from today.
“Today, 28 December, is now available for download mobile app “Plato” on Google Play for Android devices, mobile app for iOS in the Apple Store will be open from January 11,” – said the press service, noting that the application consists of five sections: “roadmap”, “payment”, “treatment”, “profile” and “vehicles”.
From November 15 in Russia earned a system of charging trucks with a permissible maximum weight exceeding 12 tonnes on account of compensation of damage when driving on Federal roads, called “Plato”. The launch of the system was accompanied by a malfunction, as well as protests by truckers. They complained of the injustice of the system, indicating that already pay the transport tax and excise taxes included in fuel cost. In addition, carriers indicated that the charge itself will lead to losses and bankruptcy of small companies and pre-paid principle would lead to the withdrawal of funds from circulation.
In response to claims of industry representatives, the authorities decided to reduce the tariff for the first period of operation hovercraft: until 29 February 2016 it is set at the level of 1.53 rubles per kilometer of distance traveled. From 1 March 2016 until 31 December 2018 it will amount to 3.06 rubles. It was also decided to reduce the penalties for nonpayment of travel: the common penalty for non-payment for travel on Federal highways of trucks with weight over 12 tons reduced to 5 000 rubles for the first offense and 10,000 for repeated. The fine issued no more than once per day. It is also planned to allow a postpaid method of payment is in fact taken flight.
As noted in the company, in December, in the system registered more than 19 000 owners 12-tinnikov with a total fleet of 34 000 vehicles. Of these, 64% individuals, 15% self – employed and 21% are legal persons. The system has registered 123 000 owners of vehicles with a total fleet of 650 thousand cars.
As noted in the company, currently the system contains more than 1.96 billion rubles, and the users of the system issued 2.4 million route maps. In addition, according to the company, about 70% were wire transfers to your Bank account, 23,2% – the payment through your personal account on the website, 6% – self-service terminals “Plato”, 1,5% – the agent terminals “QIWI”.
Earlier Russian President Vladimir Putin call for the repeal of the vehicle tax for heavy vehicles participating in the system “Platon”.