Telepass announces that it has been certified to enter the national e-TOLL electronic toll collection system in Poland. The Telepass SAT device is therefore certified for the Polish national service e-TOLL, based on satellite positioning technology, on the sections of national roads managed by the General Directorate for National Roads and Motorways of Poland. The marketing of the Telepass device will be available shortly through our Sales Partners, and the certification obtained is the green light to be able to expand in Poland, reaching a total of 14 covered European countries by the electronic toll service dedicated to heavy vehicles.
Already active in Italy, France, Belgium, Spain, Portugal, Austria, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Hungary, Switzerland and Bulgaria, the Telepass SAT interoperable device at the moment it can only be used in Poland on the Krakow-Katowice section of the A4 motorway, and thanks to the certification it has just received it can be used to pay tolls for heavy vehicles over 3.5 tons on 3,660 km of Polish motorways.
Francis Maria Cenci, Telepass Head of Toll Unit stated: “Poland is a particularly busy area because it is strategic for European transport flows between East and West and the certification that will allow us to extend the electronic toll collection service in this country represents for Telepass the answer to one of the major needs of road hauliers, not only Poles, but from all over Europe, who ask for a single interoperable device capable of facilitating the passage and flows within. ” By offering a single payment device in 14 countries, Telepass is confirmed as the market leader in Europe in the field of electronic toll services, with 35% market share and more than 10 million devices distributed.