The Freedom Front Plus has lodged an interdict with the Pretoria High Court to prevent the E-Tolling system in Gauteng from going live on the 3rd of December 2013.
At the heart of the Freedom Fronts Plus case is that the incorrect procedure was followed when announcing the commencement date of the etolling system stating
In terms of the Sanral Act, there has to be a 14-day difference between the date on which the commencement of the e-toll is announced, and the date on which the actual implementation of the system will take effect.
Given the above, the Freedom Front Plus beleives that the earliest date e-tolling could start is the 4th of December and not the 3rd of December, hence the announcement was incorrect and therefore invalid.
In terms of the SANRAL act referenced, the clause in question states...