National Fuel Pass: Number plate system revised


The system of fuel distribution based on the last digit of the vehicle number plate has been revised, Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekera announced today (19).

Accordingly, the following system will be effective from 21 July; 

*0, 1, 2 – Tuesday & Saturday 
*3, 4, 5 – Thursday & Sunday 
*6, 7, 8, 9 – Monday, Wednesday & Friday

Wijesekera further noted that the QR Code system will be tested at multiple locations in Colombo from 21 – 24 July.

Speaking with regards to the QR code, Wijesekera stated that nearly two million vehicles have been registered with the QR Code as of 04.00 pm today, adding that registrations will continue.

The QR Code programme is due to be implemented islandwide from Monday (25).