The Adalar District Governorate rejected the application made by İBB for the use of 60 electric vehicles on the grounds that the Highway Traffic Law was not complied with. Administrative fines will be imposed on vehicles that will be used without permission by following the rules.
Since Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) was not deemed to comply with the Highway Traffic Law, the electric vehicles to be used instead of horse carriages were not permitted from the Adalar District Governorate.
The written statement of the District Governorate is as follows: “Please write 15.06.2020-88894955-622.01 dated 24130 of the General Directorate of Istanbul Electric Tram and Tunnel Operations. In your article number of interest, it was requested that 60 electric vehicles were bought to be used in the Islands, technical controls of the vehicles in question, and the necessary permits should be given for determining the routes where the vehicles would operate, and making test drives.
Within this scope, the registration of the vehicles mentioned in the article within 2918 months of the Road Traffic Law No. 20 a / l (for the registration of the vehicle to be registered and the first registration to be made within three months from the date of purchase or customs clearance; In order to erase it; to apply to the relevant registrar in writing) and 1 (To make compulsory financial liability insurance), the permit required for the technical checks on the field, determining the routes where the vehicles will operate and the test drives are not deemed appropriate in accordance with the relevant articles of the Highway Traffic Law. . In accordance with the relevant legislation, your request will be evaluated if you apply with mandatory documents, and in the event that vehicles are trafficked without related documents, administrative fines will be imposed by the relevant articles of the Highway Traffic Law and vehicles will be banned from traffic. ”