Nowadays, highway commuting saves us a lot of time, and this has been made possible as National HighwaysToll booths across the country are now integrated with a device known as FASTag that allows them to collect toll charges online. These tags are designed to be placed on the windscreen of the vehicle. FASTag enables commuters to pass through toll booths without stopping the car to pay the toll charge.
The Ministry of Transportation has authorized licensed banks to provide and manage RFID-enabled FASTags. Kotak Mahindra Bank is one of these banks. One can apply for a FASTag online at Kotak Bank's official website using Kotak FasTag login.
Let's look at ways to avail yourself of Kotak FASTag, the costs associated with it, Kotak FasTag recharge options, and more.
It is a component of the National Electronic Toll Collection (NETC), which was started by NPCI and is managed by the NHAI and IHMCL. The toll gate tag scanner uses RFID to detect the FASTag and debit the payment from the Kotak FasTag prepaid account or e-wallet.
The following is the procedure for doing so online:
To obtain a Kotak Mahindra bank FASTag offline, complete these steps:
If you want to buy a Kotak FASTag, you can do so at a NETC-operated toll booth nearby with a POS counter. When visiting the same, one must have all of the necessary paperwork, including
Consider contacting one of the agents or Kotak bank executives, who will guide you through the application procedure. Below is the set of documents required to obtain Kotak Mahindra FASTag at the branch
The INR100 fee for the Kotak Mahindra Bank FASTag applies to all vehicle classes and includes all necessary taxes. The following charges are as follows:
|NPCI Vehicle Class||Description||Tag Color||Tag Deposit||Threshold amount|
|4||Car / Jeep / Van||Violet||200||200|
|4||Tata Ace and Similar mini Light Commercial Vehicle||Violet||200||200|
|5||Light Commercial vehicle 2-axle||Orange||300||200|
|7||Bus 2-axle / Mini-Bus||Green||400||300|
|12||Tractor / Tractor with trailer||Pink||500||300|
|15||Truck 7-axle and above||Blue||500||300|
|16||Earth Moving / Heavy Construction Machinery||Black||500||300|
To make e-toll payments, the Kotak FASTag prepaid wallet will need to be recharged regularly. Kotak FASTag recharge is possible with a few simple steps, using any of the below options:
In just a few simple steps, Park+ provides a simple and efficient option to recharge Kotak Bank FASTag. Below are the steps involved:
Recharging the Kotak FASTag wallet with the Kotak MobileBanking App is simple.
Recharge the FASTag wallet by logging into the FASTag Customer Portal
There are several ways to check Kotak Bank FASTag balance. Let's look at them in detail.
It offers a convenient way to check Kotak Bank FASTag balance in a few clicks. Follow the process below to get balance details.
FASTags have transformed toll booth operational processes, significantly enhancing the efficiency with which payments are processed and allowing vehicles to commute through tolls without having to stop for payments.