The Ministry of Power and Energy has introduced the National Fuel Pass today.
Registrations are now open for the public to register for the service.
Interested parties can visit www.fuelpass.gov.lk and provide the necessary details for verification.
Speaking to media today the Minister explained that the fuel pass was introduced to combat the black market and ensure everyone gets a fair quantity.
Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekera noted that the fuel pass will enable each vehicle to purchase a guaranteed quota of fuel per week.
Accordingly, only one vehicle can be registered under one national identity card.
The Energy Minister Kanchana Wijesekera taking to twitter said that a QR code will be issued to each vehicle after registering and verifying the chassis number and other information.
The Minister noted that public can obtain fuel twice a week according to the last number of the vehicle number plate, using the relevant QR code.