Government has expanded the expenses and charges for administrations, for example, vehicle enrollment and driver’s permit issuance by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA); birth and demise endorsement issuance by the Birth and Death Registry, and visa issuance by the Passports Office, among others.
Parliament has passed the Fees and Charges (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill, 2022, to accommodate a yearly change of expenses being charged by open foundations.
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The Bill shapes a piece of income estimates framed in the 2022 spending plan and will give a lawful support to the solicitation for a 15% vertical change of government expenses and charges.
As per government, the augmentation is to fundamentally keep with latest things in evaluating and financial circumstances winning in the country.
Deputy Minister for Finance, Abena Osei Asare says the augmentation will launch after President Akufo-Addo signs the Bill into regulation.
The Deputy serve likewise noticed that these administration expenses and charges will be exposed to a yearly change by the normal expansion rate with the assent of the Finance Minister.