How many delegate TACI has throughout Iran?
At the moment, Touring and Automobile Club of the Islamic Republic of Iran has
325 agents in the country wide which are providing several services for
domestic and international Tourists.
How is the Road Side Assistance like in Iran?
From half a century ago, one of the essential tasks of the road side assistant site of TACI has been providing
services for the vehicles (those vehicles which need some repairs and have
accidents) for both domestic and International tourists. To do so, road side
assistant has been established affiliated by Touring and Automobile club of
Iran. This site has 31, 24-hour representatives in different provinces of Iran,
which are equipped with 300 lights, heavy, and medium road assistant and rescue
vehicles with wireless devices and 600 well- experienced employees from
different parts of our country. Contact information of the site are as follow:
Tel: (+98) 09629 – (+98 21) 66710710 - (+98 21) 6423
Who is responsible for disabled people driving in Iran?
In Iran welfare organization is
responsible for disabled people and provides many services for these people.
There are several special parking places and special car plaque has considered
for these people.
Do I need to get temporary registration plate for passing across the border
lines of Iran?
There is no need for temporary registration plate for passing across the border
lines of Iran, but if the importer desire to drive through Iranian roads, such
a temporary plate is necessary. These temporary registration plates are free
because the importer would have carnet de passages and has paid money as deposit
in the origin country.
Can I temporarily import my car from UAE to Iran?
The cars which are entering from UAE ,temporarily, can pass through Iranian
roads for two months, and based on importer request, this period can be
extended for two months more .
In the case of a car accident, what can a foreign tourist do in Iran?
In case of a serious vehicle accident for international tourists in Iran, there
is a possibility to overhaul all damaged car in Iran and there is an easy
access to several technical services for Iranian and international tourists in
In the case of a vehicle type C, how much is the cost of:
towing or transporting vehicle, outside city?
towing or transporting vehicle, in a city?
loading and unloading the vehicle on tow-truck?
transporting the driver of the car?
cost of breakdown assistance?
per hour of repair work?
Towing fee (out of the city) up to 10 kilometers is 250000 RLS ,more than 10
kilometers per each one kilometer,10000RLS will be added to the mentioned fee.
fee (inside the city) up to 10 kilometers is 350000 RLS, more than 10
kilometers per each one kilometer 11000RLS will be added to the mentioned fee.
out the damaged car from guard-rail & road-shoulder with crane, (out of
city) is 300000RLS.
fee with heavy tow (carry the damaged car on it), up to 10 kilometers
600000RLS, more than 10 kilometers per each one kilometer, inside the city
13000 RLS and outside the city 12000RLS will be added to the mentioned fee (600000
fee of technical check (to fine out the problem of the car), inside the city
150000RLS & out of the city 120000RLS.
fee (as request for example for insurance affairs,…) per hour for light-tow
100000RLS & for heavy-tow 150000RLS.
Does the TACI still have a travel agency called Aras Travel?
Yes TACI has ARAS Travel agency at the moment and we present several services
to the domestic & international tourists same as ticket, hotel, etc…. .(
Could you give the amount of fines for these offences in Iran:
exceeding the speed limit?
driving through a red light?
parking in a "No parking" zone?
exceeding the speed limit
- driving through a red light
- Parking in a "No parking"
Can a foreign motorist, member of an FIA club, obtain a price reduction on
the breakdown and towing service provided by SOS?
As a matter of fact TACI has not considered any discount for several FIA
members club up to now. BUT as you know TACI has a huge number of members who
are travelling abroad, if there is any possibility to have a multilateral
collaboration between TACI and other clubs to accept our membership cards and
could be obtained a price reduction on the breakdown and towing service provided
by SOS reciprocally TACI will present its readiness to reduce the roadside assistance service
prices for all the FIA Club members.
Seat belts: could you please tell me if it is compulsory to wear a seat belt
when travelling on the rear seat of a car (if the car is equipped with them)?
Fasten the seat belt for rear seats became mandatory from 11th of Nov.2011.In
that case fines of this offense is 300000RLS in Iran.
Children in cars: are there laws concerning the use of child restraints?
For taking care of children we have several rules in Iran. Some of them are
obligation and some of them are suggestion.
example carrying the young children on front seats is forbidden. Traffic police
advise to the families that use child car seat for carrying the children on
rear seats and keep the child safety locks ”off” during their travel.