At last, this is what we called the power of consumer view and feedback, the government has pulled back the mandatory or compulsory inspection check up for car older than 15 years. So there is no check up for renewal road tax annually (periksa kereta 15 tahun utk barukan cukai jalan) read full news from bernama below.
The government has agreed to pull back the introduction of an end of life policy for vehicles after taking into account the people’s views and feedback.
GOV PULL BACK MANDATORY ANNUAL INSPECTION CHECK UP FOR CAR 15 YEARS & ABOVE
Since the announcement of the plan, the government has been receiving many complaints from the people who are generally not agreeable to the mandatory annual comprehensive inspection as requirement for road tax renewal for vehicles aged 15 years or older, a statement from the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) said Friday.
On October 28, MITI had announced the new National Automotive Policy (NAP) which included the Vehicle End Of Life Policy which will see the introduction of a mandatory annual check-up of cars 15-years and above as a requirement for road tax renewal.