Law for Three-Wheelers

LTO Classification of Three-Wheelers

New LTO Classification of Three-Wheelers

New LTO Classification of Three-Wheelers. On the 20th November 2020, LTO released Memorandum Circular 2020-2227 which declared that L5 Symmetrically arranged Three-Wheeled Vehicles (TWV) would no longer be incorrectly registered as Motorcycle with Sidecar and would be registered correctly as Three-Wheeled Vehicles. The registration fees on a three-wheeled vehicle would be the same as a …

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Letter to Traffic Management Enforcers Stop Tuk Tuk

Letter to Traffic Management Unit after Enforcers Stop Tuk Tuk

After having a problem because Enforcers Stop Tuk Tuk thinking all three-wheelers are tricycles I wrote this letter to the concerned Traffic Management Unit. Dear SirWhen travelling in my Bajaj RE I was apprehended by your traffic enforcers. From spending the last 2 years researching the laws on three-wheelers I believe the stop was incorrect …

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Ban on National Highways

DILG Ban on National Highways Should have Prohibitory Road Signs

Any Ban on National Highways or any other road should have prohibited road signs to inform the driver according to the Vienna Convention on Road Signs and Signals. The Philippines is a Contracting party to the Vienna Convention on Road Signs and Signals. The Vienna Convention on Road Signs and Signals was ratified by Presidential …

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Lazada Three-Wheeler Drivers

Does the Tricycle Ban Apply to Lazada Three-Wheeler Drivers?

Does the Tricycle ban apply to Lazada Three-Wheeler Drivers or other delivery drivers using three-wheelers? The simple answer is no, the tricycle ban on national highways does not apply to Lazada drivers. Why does it not apply to Lazada Three-Wheeler Drivers? The law that bans tricycles from national highways comes under the Department of the …

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Tricycle ban Private owners

Does the Tricycle Ban Include Private Owners of Tuk Tuks? Fact Check

Many private owners of the Bajaj RE, TVS King and Piaggio Ape are being stopped and ticketed by enforcers for driving a tricycle on the national highway under the Tricycle Ban. First, we should make it clear that when we talk about a private owner we are talking about a person that uses their tuk …

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three wheeled car

Fact Check – Claim Vehicles with Three Wheels are Tricycles

In the Philippines people often tell you that all vehicles with 3 wheels are tricycles and not cars because cars have four wheels. We fact check this claim. Cars have four wheels At the time of publishing this, there are 46 companies in the world manufacturing three-wheeled cars none of them is regarded as tricycles. …

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Registering Three Wheelers

Are LTO Registering Three Wheelers Correctly?

Are LTO Registering Three Wheelers Correctly? LTO have started to register three wheelers such as the Bajaj RE and the Piaggio Ape as Motorcycle with sidecars. Is this the correct way of registering three wheelers? When the Piaggio Ape and the Bajaj RE were first introduced to the Philippines LTO registered them as Non-Conventional Motorcycle …

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