RA 8794 An Act Imposing a Motor Vehicle User’s Charge on Owners of All Types of Motor Vehicles and for other purposes
In lieu of the registration fee and private motor vehicle tax previously collected, the law imposed a motor vehicle user’s charge (MVUC) which shall be paid by the owner of the motor vehicle. Under Section 7 of the Act, all money collected shall be earmarked solely and used exclusively (1) for road maintenance and improvement of the road drainage, (2) for installation of adequate and efficient traffic lights and road safety devices, and (3) for air pollution control. However, please see RA 11239.
Date: June 27, 2000
Issuing Agency: DPWH and DOTC LTO
Date: August 16, 2000