Coronavirus: all of the extensions that relate to the car

REVIEW – the decree of The “Care in Italy”, which contains some measures of the Government in order to tackle the emergency of the Covid-19, has established interventions in the auto industry that relate to administrative deadlines. Among them is the extension of those deadlines for which you would have had to force quit the house, such as the review (extended to 31 October), or the renewal of a pink sheet or licenses (those that have expired since 1 February have been extended until 31 August).

DEADLINES – in Addition to this, the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport, has provided some clarification on the extensions that relate to motorists. Specifically, all the practices, concessions and authorizations, which expire between January 31 and April 15, 2020, shall retain their validity until June 15, 2020. Its members are: the authorization for the circulation of vehicles equipped with power supply of methane, the extracts of the registration papers, the receipt issued by the agencies, practices, drive, sheets, and the cards in circulation and related plates EE, and permissions to the circulation of the test. The extension also applies to the road transport sector, including periodic testing (in the range of three or six years) on the tanks and the periodic audits of the vehicles under the Atp on the carriage of goods of perishable in the vans fridge.

THE STAMP – do Not fall under the extension of the stamp, which then must be paid even if the car will remain stationary until the 3rd of April, and the car insurance. Since they have not been affected by the Decree, are the regions to decide whether to charge them or not. Also the insurance must be regularly paid, or, alternatively, (regardless of government initiatives), proceed to the temporary suspension of the policy. At the moment Emilia-Romagna, Lombardy and Piedmont have agreed to an extension of the expiry of the stamp duty until the next 30 June.

THE driver’s LICENSE – with regard To the tests of practical driving licence, as well as exercises, are suspended because it does not ensure the maintenance of the distance interpersonal minimum. Theoretical knowledge examinations can be carried out over the normal period of 6 months from the submission of the application by 30 June 2020 (without the need to submit an additional request). The same is true for the pink sheets that they would have lost validity between February 1 and April 30, 2020; are valid until 30 June 2020.

The REVISIONS OF the GPL – the decree of The “Care Italy” specifies that the revision of all motor vehicles (including replacement of Lpg tanks having maturity subsequent to January 31, 2020) and their trailers, are extended for ninety days from the expiry date ordinary established by the legislation in force; this means, therefore, that all the vehicles had to be subjected to the review by 31 July 2020 are authorized to travel up to 31 October 2020.