The Land Transport Department has issued a 3-month temporary suspension notice to the rental and hiring license of LCY Development Sdn Bhd. The driver of the company was issued with a 500 dollars compound for a fourth offence of overloading. Drivers not adhering to the road traffic act and regulations will be issued with compounds and SiKAP Demerit Points, while the rental and hiring license of transportation companies will also be suspended for a period of 3 months.

The department has also issued compounds to 9 drivers from 4 transportation companies during a patrol conducted by its enforcement officer at several roads including Jalan Kuala Lurah, Jalan Perusahaan Serasa, Muara and Telisai-Lumut Highway on the 3rd, 5th, 7th and 9th of this month. The 50 dollars compound were issued to various offences including first offence of overloading. While installing lights other than white headlights at the front of a vehicle and driving a vehicle with a bald tyres carried 50 dollars compound for first offence and 6 SiKAP demerit points. 100 dollars compound was issued for the first offence of load falling from a vehicle, with 3 SiKAP Demerit points.

Any complaints regarding road traffic offences can be directed to the Land Transport Department's Enforcement Division Hotline or through Whatsapp at 7292017 or Whatsapp to Talian Darussalam 8333123.

Source: Radio Television Brunei