New variant OV-chip card appears fine with no check




Would make it possible to pay. When traveling with public transport smartcard afterwards carriers This would allow travelers do not have to get a fine if they forget to check out immediately. For now it is a pilot with the carrier RET Rotterdam.

Ov-chip Now get passengers in all variants of the OV-chip card immediately fined if they forget to check out, which – depending on the carrier – directly between 4 and 20 euros for the balance of the card goes off. In the new system, the price for all trips at the end of the month once the bill down, rather than directly by travel. This system is called Pay Consumer retrospect, says RET.

The new system will show the invoice where and when consumers forget to check out and travelers can claim back the money immediately. As a result, it is not in their account. The condition is that users know in time that they have forgotten to check.

In retrospect Pay Consumer is a variant of the OV-chip card with a card linked to a bank account. The current system is still in balance, once the balance is negative, the system automatically balance book with from the bank account. Business OV-chip card can still work with later payment.

The Rotterdam RET carrier carries the new system in the first on a pilot basis and later other carriers to follow. RET starts with a hundred customers come for six months, every month hundreds of clients.


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