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Highway 2000 operators seeking toll hike

Published:Friday | June 24, 2022 | 9:13 AM
The notices of the proposed increases were posted on June 24 and members of the public have five days within which to provide feedback.

The operators of Highway 2000 are seeking increases in toll rates.

The proposed increases range between 9.09 percent and 26.67 percent. 

And the highway is seeking to provide a discount to motorists who use the Portmore and Spanish Town toll plazas after their 10th trip.

The adjustments are likely to take effect next week Saturday on July 2.

The Ministry of Transport is seeking public feedback on the proposed changes.

Here are the proposed rates: 

Portmore Toll Plaza

Class 1 

Current rate: $290
Proposed new rate:$340

Class 2

Current rate: $470
Proposed new rate: $550

Class 3

Current rate: $870
Proposed new rate: $1,020

Spanish Town Toll Plaza 

Class 1

Current rate: $210
Proposed new rate: $240

Class 2

Current rate: $320
Proposed new rate: $370

Class 3

Current rate: $590
Proposed new rate: $680

Vineyards Toll Plaza 

Class 1

Current rate: $550
Proposed new rate: $600

Class 2

Current rate: $810
Proposed new rate: $900

Class 3

Current rate: $1,510
Proposed new rate: $1,800

May Pen Toll Plaza

Class 1
Current rate: $150
Proposed new rate: $190

Class 2

Current rate: $250
Proposed new rate: $300

Class 3

Current rate: $500
Proposed new rate: $570

Here are the proposed toll discounts:

Portmore Toll Plaza

Class 1

Toll before discount: $340
Discount after 10th passage: $288

Class 2

Toll before discount: $550
Discount after 10th passage: $468

Spanish Town Toll Plaza 


Class 1

Toll before discount: $240
Discount after 10th passage: $218

Class 2

Toll before discount: $370
Discount after 10th passage: $333


No discounts were proposed for class 3 vehicles. 

The notices of the proposed increases were posted on June 24 and members of the public have five days within which to provide feedback.


How to provide feedback:

Toll Authority

11a – 15 Oxford Road

Third Floor, Kingston 5


Telephone: 876-929-5119, 1-888-991-4692

Fax: 876-929-1612

Email: tollauthority@mtw.gov.jm

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