Regional Event

Hari Raya Road Ban 2019

The Road Transport Department Malaysia (JPJ) announced that during the Hari Raya Aidilfitri, June 1, 2, 3, 8, and 9 respectively, heavy commercial vehicles are prohibited from driving on all roads.

Avoid traffic accidents

The Road Transport Department Malaysia said in a post today that the move was to avoid traffic accidents and to ensure smooth traffic.

The vehicles that ban on all roads

  1. More than 7,500 kg of container lorries, dump trucks, low loader trailers, and open cargo lorries.

  2. Lorries carrying construction materials, including loading of ash, iron, steel, sand, etc.

  3. Shipping of minerals, such as tailings, tin, coal, etc.

  4. wheeled heavy machineries, pole trailers, platform trailers and tractors.

The vehicles that allowed to drive from 6 am to 12 midnight during the ban.

  1. Shipping of goods in the industrial sector of electronics, electrical appliances, chemicals, etc.

  2. Container lorries for the delivery of goods (except for container lorries in the same state to and from industrial areas, ports and airports)

  3. tractor.

The vehicles that allowed to drive from 6 am to 6 pm during the ban (only for heavy vehicles within 25 km of the construction site)

  1. Mobile cranes and cement mixer trucks. 

Vehicles that allowed to drive on the road during the ban

According to the Road Transport Department Malaysia, only vehicles that are in urgent need of construction and are not on the above list will be allowed to drive on the road during the ban. 

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