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FASTag is a simple to use, reloadable tag which enables automatic deduction of toll charges and lets you pass through the toll plaza without stopping for the cash transaction. FASTag is linked to a prepaid account from which the applicable toll amount is deducted. The tag employs Radio-frequency Identification (RFID) technology and is affixed on the vehicle’s windscreen after the tag account is active.
FASTag is a perfect solution for a hassle free trip on national highways. FASTag is presently operational at 180 toll plazas across national and state highways. More toll plazas will be brought under the FASTag program in the future.
To reduce vehicular traffic at the toll plazas, the Government of India (GOI) has mandated all toll plazas, pan India, to make toll payments electronic by Dec 01, 2019. With this mandate, all vehicles travelling through toll plazas will have to mandatorily pay toll charges using FASTag.
Benefits of FASTag
Saves Fuel and Time
FASTag is read by the tag reader at the plaza and the toll amount is deducted automatically, when the vehicle approaches the toll plaza. The vehicle with FASTag doesn’t need to stop at the toll plaza for the cash transaction
SMS alerts for transactions
Customer will receive SMS alerts on his registered mobile numbers for all the transactions done in his tag account
FASTag Online recharge
Customer may recharge FASTag account online through, Credit Card/ Debit Card/ NEFT/ RTGS or Net Banking
No need to carry cash
Customer doesn’t need to worry about carrying cash for the toll payments
Web portal for customers
Customers can access their statements by logging on the FASTag customer portal
What are the benefits of using FASTag?
1. Ease of payment – No need to carry cash for the toll transactions, saves time
2. Near non-stop movement of vehicles leading to lower fuel cost.
3. Online Recharge – FASTag can be recharged online through Credit Card / Debit Card / NEFT/ RTGS or Net banking
4. SMS alerts for toll transactions, low balance, etc.
5. Online Portal for customers
6. Validity of 5 Years
7. Incentive: You can avail a cashback of 10% on all Toll payments using FASTag in 2016-17
8. Other benefits are:
(a)Environmental benefit : Reduced air pollution, Reduced use of paper
(b)Social benefit : Reduced toll payment hassles , Analytics for better highway management
(c) Economic benefit : • Reduced effort in management at toll plaza, • Reduced effort in monitoring centrally
Customer can avail a cashback of 10% on all Toll payments using FASTag in FY 2016-17. The cashback amount for a particular month will be credited back to your FASTag account within a week of subsequent month.
How can I buy FASTag and what documents are required?
The customer may visit any of the Point of Sale (POS) locations at Toll Plazas / Issuer Agency to get your FASTag account created. Customer may call on customer care no. Of the Issuer Agency to know more details. For list of Point of Sale (POS) locations click here: Customer need to submit a copy of the following documents along with the application for FASTag:
1. Registration Certificate (RC) of the vehicle.
2. Passport size photograph of the vehicle owner
3. KYC documents as per the category of the vehicle owner (viz. Individual / corporate):
For Individual : ID proof and Address proof from the list mentioned and 1 passport size photograph.
Voter ID Card
Aadhar Card (with address)
For instance, valid driving license would be sufficient for Address & ID proof.
For Corporate customers and other details please visit web site of the participating banks / issuer Agency.
Note: (i) Issue of FASTag is subject to verification of original documents mentioned above by the issuing agency.
(ii) Customers are advised to bring originals of above documents while visiting PoS for purchase of FASTag.
(iii) The FASTag will be fixed on the vehicle’s windshield by the representative of the Issuer Agency only.
(iv) Any representative of the vehicle owner can provide the above documentation and information and purchase the FASTag.
How will I get to know if and how much toll has been debited?
The customer will receive an SMS with requisite details to his registered mobile number as soon as the toll transaction takes place. Periodic statement of account may also be obtained on website of the Issuer Agency after registration by the customer.