The Roads and Transport Authority announced, on Monday, that licensed electric vehicles in Dubai will be exempt from paying public parking fees for two years, and the exemption will take effect from 1 July , 2020.
Electric vehicle owners do not need to approach the RTA to obtain the exemption. The engineer said that vehicles listed as electric cars will be automatically exempt from parking fees. Maitha Bin Adai, CEO of the Traffic and Roads Agency at the Roads and Transport Authority.
"Target vehicles can be detected automatically when the vehicle number plate is entered. The parking inspector will check whether the car is electric or otherwise, and thus subject to parking fees or exempt, thanks to the online link between RTA parking systems and licensing systems." .