The invoice will weigh for trucks to Paris. The Mayor, Anne Hidalgo, wants to charge all trucks over 3.5 tonnes to borrow the device, as required by the tax heavyweights, this device replaces the environmental tax buried .
Four gantries have been installed on the roundabout that circles the capital. And Council of Paris should vote the entry into force of the tax on 29 or 30 September, says the municipality told AFP, confirming a report in the Journal du Dimanche.
The start is imminent, it should take place on October 1, according to the JDD. But initially, it will be a simple experiment of three months without charge, says Christophe Najdovski, deputy mayor of Paris in charge of transport. The final implementation will be launched on 1 January 2015.
Five million of revenue per year
The tax will rise averaged 13 cents per mile , and should bring five million euros a year in Paris, 550 million for the whole country.
The device “is only the Paris declination decisions this summer” in government justifies Mr. Najdovski. He said the Paris ring road, as well as all of the Ile-de-France motorway, part of the 4,000 kms affected by the toll in France.
The June 26, the National Assembly has adopted a government amendment which replaces the environmental levy a toll for transit trucks. Its entry into force was 1 January 2015, preceded by three months’ march to white in the fall. ”