Winter tyres in Norway
Norway requires that all heavy motor vehicles must be fitted with winter tyres
From January 2015 Norway requires that all heavy motor vehicles must be fitted with winter tyres with M+S (mud + snow) approval and minimum 5 mm tread depth is mandatory on all axles, including the trailer. This requirement concerns all motor vehicles a permitted total weight of 3,500 kg and all trailers.
In order to meet these requirements, set out in the guidelines of "Statens Vegvesen" in Norway, a Winter Tyre Surcharge will be implemented as from 1st November 2019 to 31st March 2020. The surcharge will enable all DSV trucks and trailers to conform to the legislation when transporting to and from Norway.
The surcharge will be calculated on a per consignment basis and is detailed below:
WINTER TYRE SURCHARGE
|0 kg||400 kg||€5.36 per shipment|
|401 kg||900 kg||€8.24 per shipment|
|901 kg||2250 kg||€10.82 per shipment|
|2251 kg||4000 kg||€13.70 per shipment|
|4001 kg||9000 kg||€15.19 per shipment|
|9001 kg||14000 kg||€20.46 per shipment|
|14001 kg||19000 kg||€26.51 per shipment|
|19001 kg||22500 kg||€30.58 per shipment|
|FTL||€32.67 per shipment|
Valid for export and import.
Surcharge is applicable on the payweight of the shipment.
Surcharge will be invoiced during the period 1/11/2019 until 31/03/2020.
More information on http://www.vegvesen.no/en/home.