By Sam Bridge
Roads and Transport Authority has launched the initiative to add Expo 2020 logo to vehicle licence plates for AED200
Special vehicle licence plates featuring the Expo 2020 Dubai logo will be made available to motorists from Sunday, it has been announced.
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has launched the initiative which will cost AED200 in addition to a nominal fee, it said in a statement.
“The launch of this initiative aims to support Dubai hosting Expo 2020, and motorists will now be able to have their vehicle plates replaced with the Expo logo,” said Abdulla Yousef Al Ali, CEO of Licensing Agency, RTA.
“Interested clients can apply online through RTA’s website. They will be issued with new plates fitted with the Expo logo within three days."
He added: “The underlying objective of the initiative is to encourage motorists to engage in the atmosphere of Expo 2020; a premier business, tourist and promotional event. About 25 million people are expected to visit the Expo; the biggest exhibition in the UAE and the world over."
In September, the RTA offered 20 number plates bearing the Expo 2020 logo in a public auction.