Ordinance to the law on registration of vehicles
Hereby promulgated law on registration of vehicles referred to in article 6. lovbekendtgørelse nr. 580 of 7. June 2011, with the changes imposed by § 1 of lov nr. 481 of 30. may 2012, law No. 482 of 30. may 2012 and 5 of law No. 590 by 18. June 2012.
The announced legislative text relating to § 18 shall enter into force at the time, the Minister of Justice shall determine, in accordance with article 3. § 8, paragraph 3, of law No. 1338 by 19. December 2008. The announced legislative text relating to section 18 (a) shall enter into force at the time, the Minister of Justice shall determine, in accordance with article 3. section 5 of law No. 715 of 25. June 2010. The announced legislative text relating to section 7, paragraphs 7 and 8, and article 20, paragraph 1, 2. paragraph, shall enter into force on 1 January. January 2013, see. section 7, paragraph 2, of law No. 590 by 18. June 2012.
Registration of vehicles
§ 1. Registration of vehicles is done in a country-wide common register of vehicles (vehicle register) of the basic regulation. However, paragraph 4.
(2). In the vehicle register is recorded information for each vehicle and on vehicle affiliation.
(3). Tax Minister lays down rules concerning the registration of the vehicle register.
(4). The Royal family, the armed forces and the emergency agency's vehicles must not be recorded in the vehicle register. The Defense Minister lays down rules on the registration of these vehicles.
Vehicles must be registered
§ 2. The following vehicles must be registered in the vehicle register and be issued with registration plates, before the vehicle is taken into use on Road Traffic Act area, see. However, paragraphs 3-5, and section 7, paragraph 5:1) Motor vehicle.
2) Tractor, see. However, § 3 and § 4.
3) Moped. This applies, however, only a small moped if the moped is acquired as newly built the 1. July 2006 or later.
4) trailer or semi-trailer to a vehicle that must be registered.
6) Second outboard tool than caravan coupled to a motor vehicle if the towing gear construction makes it possible to pull it with a greater speed than 30 km/h.
(2). Tax Minister may lay down rules concerning the registration of the motor gear.
(3). Tax Minister may lay down rules to the effect that certain types of small moped not to be registered.
(4). Tax Minister may lay down rules to the effect that vehicles quite predominantly used outside the public roads, not to be registered. Exemption from registration shall be determined by the area in which the vehicle may be used, and may be set further conditions on the vehicle's interior design, equipment and operation, as well as on duty for sight of the vehicle.
(5). Tax Minister may exempt the vehicle from the registration in the register of vehicle, if the vehicle is used in this country in connection with an official arrangement and the arrangement is administered by the State.
Tractors that are not to be registered
§ 3. A tractor, which is predominantly used outside the roads like drag-or driving force for working tool, should not be registered in the register if the tractor alone vehicle used on the road 1) for egentransport to and from the place of work or to and from the repairer, 2) as traction for working tool to and from the place of work or to and from the repairman for work tools, 3) as traction for trailer that is empty or entails working tool , which is linked to the tractor's function, to and from the place of work or to and from the repairer of trailers or 4) to test drive or similar fixed-term drive after permission from the police.
(2). A tractor can in addition to driving as referred to in paragraph 1 without registration in the register of vehicles used on the road, if the tractor on the road alone used to 1) road works on vejområder, there is limited at reassuring manner by means of isolation or marking or 2) cleanliness, snow removal etc.
Tractors must be approved
§ 4. A tractor belonging to the owner or keeper of an agricultural, horticultural or forestry property, may also without regular registration in the register is used for the following vehicle transporter, if tractor is approved there: 1) the carriage of machinery between parts of an agricultural, horticultural or forestry property, even if the tractor does not know the working device application used as a drag or a driving force.
2) transport of products derived from or to be used for an agricultural, horticultural or forestry activities, to and from such a property, or between parts of this. The tractor must not, however, be used for the simultaneous transport of products from several companies, unless the owners or users of their establishments, all of which are co-owners of the tractor. Gasoline-powered tractors may not be used in addition to a distance of 10 km from the concerned property for transport for industrial use of products from the company. Such transport may however always happen to the nearest railway station.
(2). A tractor in co-ownership between owners or users of multiple properties cannot be approved in accordance with paragraph 1, if samejet includes more than two tractors, or if one of the owners or users, in addition to the tractors is in co-ownership, the owner of one or more other tractors.
(3). A tractor that is approved in accordance with paragraph 1 or 2, shall be registered as approved in the vehicle register and be issued with registration plates before the tractor is taken into use.
Vehicles registered abroad
§ 5. Tax Minister may lay down rules about the use in this country by vehicles registered in another country, on the Faroe Islands or to Greenland.
§ 6. In the case of a vehicle registered in the Vehicle Register, shall be issued a registration certificate in accordance with the Council directive on registration documents for motor vehicles.
(2). Tax Minister may lay down rules to the effect that a registration certificate should be taken while driving and will appear to the police or the Customs and tax administration on request.
Number plates etc.
§ 7. A vehicle that is registered in the register of vehicle registration plates are assigned, loaned by the State, see. However, paragraph 5 on the use of the test marks.
(2). Tax Minister lays down rules on the use, design and placement of the number plates.
(3). Tax Minister may lay down rules according to which the owner or user of a vehicle can choose a certain combination of numbers or letters on the vehicle's number plates (wish number plates).
(4). Tax Minister may lay down rules, under which the owner of a vehicle can use historically accurate licence plates.
(5). Tax Minister lays down rules on the use of the test plates and test marks to temporary or occasional services.
(6). Tax Minister can, in order to strengthen the enforcement of taxation or environmental law, lay down rules concerning the labelling of vehicles with special license plates or decals.
(7). 1) Item-and lorries with a maximum authorised weight of which does not exceed 4 tonnes, registered for commercial use only, must be equipped with the company's name or logo and your company's VAT number. Goods road vehicles registered abroad, and which is used commercially in this country, to be visible in the vehicle's windscreen have placed evidence of the company's registration in the RUT-register.
(8). 1 the tax Minister) lays down the detailed rules on how the information referred to in paragraph 7 will appear on a vehicle.
§ 8. For number plates are paid: 1) 1,180 DKK for a set of license plates and 590 USD for a single license plate, see. However, no. 2 (2) and § 9.
2) 110 DKK for a third license plate, which can be used for the transport of goods on a registered vehicle, when the estate covers the rear license plate.
(2). License plates shall be supplied without payment in accordance with paragraph 1 for: 1) vehicles belonging to the police.
2) Vehicle of a person with disabilities who fulfil the conditions to get aid for the acquisition of the vehicle in accordance with the law on social service.
§ 9. In addition to the amount referred to in paragraph 8, shall be paid: 1) 11,000 USD for the right to desire number plates.
2) 1,300 DKK for a set of historically accurate licence plates and 650 DKK for one of these plates.
§ 10. For the use of the test plates shall be paid in addition to the amount payable under section 8, paragraph 1, on an annual basis in advance: 1) 1,150 DKK for a set of test plates for cars.
2) 190 USD for a sample sign for motorcycles.
(2). Paid 100 DKK per day for a set of sample tags to car or for a sample label to motorcycle.
(3). The rules on exemption and refund of vehicle tax of motor vehicles shall apply mutatis mutandis to payment for sample placards in accordance with paragraph 1.
§ 11. For the registration of a new owner or user of a vehicle occurs without cancellation of the vehicle, paid $380.
(2). That must not happen payment if a vehicle is re-registered to a person with a disability who meet the conditions to get aid for the acquisition of the vehicle in accordance with the law on social service.
§ 12. For the issue of registration certificate or the complementary certificate be paid 100 us. except in cases where the certificate is issued in connection with payment for license plates pursuant to section 8 or payment for registration of the new owner or user under section 11.
§ 13. For processing of application for proof of the right to drive on Road Traffic Act's area with a vehicle registered in another country paid 400 us $.
§ 14. Payment according to § § 8-13 is done in cash, unless the tax Minister decides otherwise in accordance with paragraph 3.
(2). Tax Minister lays down rules about price reduction under section 11 or section 12, when registration is done over the Internet and not by an authorized operator, see. § 15.
(3). Tax Minister may lay down rules on the payment in accordance with sections 8-13.
The approval of operators
§ 15. Customs and tax administration may authorize a company to register in the register, including vehicle to supply license plates and receiving return number plates.
(2). A company can only be authorized if it satisfies the following conditions, see. However, paragraphs 3 and 7:1) the company shall have a permanent office here in the country.
2) the company shall act with or lease commercial vehicles from the type to be registered before they are put into service, in accordance with article 3. § 2.
3) the company may not have debts to the State.
4) the company shall not be under reconstruction, bankruptcy or liquidation.
(3). A company that is approved by the Danish transport authority to sight or omsyne vehicles, may be authorized in accordance with paragraph 1, if the entity meets the conditions laid down in paragraph 2, no. 1, 3 and 4.
(4). An authorization will terminate if the company ceases to fulfil one of the conditions laid down in paragraph 2, without prejudice. However, paragraph 3. Customs and tax administration may, where special circumstances, on request, allow a company that has ceased to satisfy the conditions laid down in paragraph 2, no. 2 or 3, does not lose its approval.
(5). Tax Minister lays down conditions for the authorisation. Tax Minister may lay down rules about including that non-compliance with the conditions laid down for authorisation means that the authorization be revoked.
(6). Tax Minister lays down rules on the payment of compensation to the optic industry undertakings approved in accordance with paragraph 1, for registration and delivery or reception of licence plates on a vehicle that is not traded as part of the vision of the establishment of other business or another business enterprise vision or traded or leased, repaired as part of a company referred to in paragraph 2, no. 2 If the company's turnover has such a size that the company may be authorized in accordance with paragraph 1. View industry undertakings approved in accordance with paragraph 1, shall not charge any fee to register and disclose or receive license plates, unless registration etc. relates to a vehicle which traded as part of another business enterprise vision or traded or leased, repaired as part of a company referred to in paragraph 2, no. 2, and the company's turnover has such a size that the company may be authorized in accordance with paragraph 1. Other companies than the optic industry undertakings approved in accordance with paragraph 1, may charge a fee for registration in respect of a vehicle, are not traded, repaired or leased as part of the authorization was other business.
(7). In areas of the country, where special attention is missing a dispatch Office where there are registered free of charge, the Customs and tax administration to authorize a company or a public authority to register in the register and disclose vehicle number plates. (6) 1. paragraph shall apply mutatis mutandis for thus approved establishments or authorities.
(8). There can be no prosecution in an authorized Enterprise inventory of license plates or claim compensation in accordance with paragraph 6.
(9). Payment as referred to in section 11 and section 12 for registration made by an authorized company of that approved establishment must be settled to the satisfaction of the Customs and tax administration in accordance with the rules laid down by the tax Minister in accordance with paragraph 5 or § 14 (3).
§ 16. Customs and tax administration for supervision of compliance with the terms and conditions for authorisations under section 15.
(2). Customs and tax administration from an approved establishment may convene the information about carried out registrations, accounting in connection therewith, number plates, work organisation, security procedures and personnel training and the like. necessary for use of the check in accordance with paragraph 1.
(3). Customs and tax administration has, if deemed necessary, at any time against proper identification access without a court order to conduct inspection in premises used by the authorized enterprise, and to inspect the company's inventory of license plates, accounting material with annexes and other documents, which may have significance for verifying that the terms and conditions of the authorization are complied with, regardless of whether this information is held on paper or electronically. Customs and tax administration has similar rules to control access at places of work outside the premises, from which the company operated, as well as of the means of transport used by the company. Checks cannot be carried out on a property that only serves for private residence or holiday home. The operator and his staff must be Customs and tax administration assistance by the inspection.
(4). Arrears collection authority shall give customs and tax administration with the information necessary to use for verifying that authorised businesses comply with section 15 (2). 3 and 4.
Access to registered information
§ 17. Everyone has their request access to information that is recorded in the register, the vehicle of a vehicle's technical conditions, Visual conditions and insurance conditions. Information may be given on a single vehicle for all vehicles or on groups of vehicles. Given not on the identity of a vehicle's owner or user or on taxation. Customs and tax administration decides whether a piece of information needs to be released. Customs and tax administration may require payment for costs to comply with a request to disclose information.
(2). Tax Minister may lay down rules on access to information, which is registered in the register of vehicle.
§ 18. 2) the information contained in the vehicle register can be passed to the police.
(2). After negotiation with the Minister of Justice can the tax Minister lay down detailed rules on the disclosure of information in accordance with paragraph 1.
(3). Police can give the competent law enforcement authority in a Member State of the European Union access to carry out automated searching of the information from the vehicle register, which is passed on to the police, for use in the investigation of a concrete criminal proceedings or a concrete action for the maintenance of public security.
§ 18 a. 3), the Minister of Justice may, on the basis of an agreement to that effect with a State outside the European Union provide that section 18 (3) shall apply in the relationship between Denmark and this State.
Control and withdrawal of registration plates
§ 19. Police may stop a vehicle to verify that the vehicle is registered in accordance with this law or regulations issued pursuant to this Act.
(2). At the request of the police, the master of a vehicle to prove and say who owns the vehicle. The driver fails to comply with the request, can the police involve vehicle licence plates.
(3). The police can involve the number plates on a vehicle if the police consider that the vehicle is used in contravention of this Act or regulations issued pursuant to this Act, and police estimate that there is a nearby risk that the vehicle will continue to be used in conflict herewith.
§ 20. With fine punished anyone who 1) violate section 2 (1) of section 3 or section 4 or 2) supersedes the terms of an authorization under the law or in accordance with regulations issued under the law.
With fine punished the registered user of a vehicle, when the vehicle is registered in this country, or the driver of a vehicle, when the vehicle is registered abroad, when the user or the driver contravenes section 7, paragraph 7.
(2). In regulations issued pursuant to the law, can be fixed penalty in the form of fines for violation of the provisions of the regulation.
(3). Has anyone knows one or more actions committed several infringements of this law or regulations established thereunder, and result in infringements imposition of fine, merged the financial penalty for each violation. Has anyone knows one or more actions violated this law or regulations issued in implementation thereof and one or more other laws or regulations established thereunder, and result in infringements imposition of fine, merged the financial penalty for each violation of this law or regulations issued thereunder and the financial penalty for infringement of the legislation or other laws or regulations established thereunder.
(4). Has anyone knows one or more actions violated this law or regulations issued in implementation thereof and one or more other laws or regulations issued thereunder, and leads to the violation of this law or regulations issued thereunder fines, and leads to the infringement of the laws, regulations or other custodial sentence, the Court imposes a fine next to the custodial sentence.
(5). Paragraphs 1 to 4 shall, subject to the limits resulting from § 7 and § § 10-10 (b) of the criminal code, also apply to acts carried out abroad.
(6). Paragraph 5 shall apply mutatis mutandis to the who without violating any Danish rule in Finland, Iceland, Norway or Sweden is acting contrary to the applicable rules concerning vehicle registration or their supply with license plates and distinguishing. After negotiation with the Minister of Justice may determine the tax Minister, to 1. paragraph shall apply with regard to offences committed in States other than those mentioned.
(7). The provisions of paragraphs 3 and 4 may be waived, where special reasons for doing so.
(8). That can be imposed on companies, etc. (legal persons) criminal liability in accordance with the provisions of the criminal code 5. Chapter.
§ 21. Customs and tax administration can close a case about violation of §§ 2-4 or regulations issued pursuant to the Act, without the judicial authorities if the person recognizes themselves guilty of infringement and declare their readiness to within a specified time limit may be extended on request, to pay a fine specified in the manifestation.
(2). The rules in the code of civil procedure § 832 (2) and (3) whether the contents of the indictment and about the cancellation of further prosecution shall apply mutatis mutandis to financial documents in accordance with paragraph 1.
§ 22. The national tax Tribunal decides on complaints over police decisions after this law.
§ § 23-25. (Repealed).
Entry into force and transition
section 26. Tax Minister shall determine the time of the entry into force of the Act.
§ 27. The law does not apply to the Faroe Islands and Greenland.
The Danish Ministry of taxation, the 24. October 2012 P.M.V. Sevan/Glynn Henningsen Official notes 1) The announced legislative text relating to section 7, paragraphs 7 and 8, will not enter into force on 1 January. January 2013, see. Act No. 590 by 18. June 2012.
2) announced The legislative text relating to § 18 shall enter into force at the time, the Minister of Justice shall determine, in accordance with article 3. § 8, paragraph 3, of law No. 1338 by 19. December 2008.
3) announced The legislative text relating to section 18 (a) shall enter into force at the time, the Minister of Justice shall determine, in accordance with article 3. section 5 of law No. 715 of 25. June 2009.