VII. Other Aspects
Vehicle registered: Road motor vehicles that received the traffic registration certificate which is obligatory for the vehicles to be driven in traffic.
Vehicle withdrawn: Road motor vehicles withdrawn from traffic due to scrapping by accidents or time, confiscation decisions of courts, exportation of registered vehicles to abroad, deregistration caused by incorrect registration information or leaving the vehicles to the customs.
Hand over: Road motor vehicles handed over are that the owners of them had changed through the notaries for one time or more.
Private vehicle: Road motor vehicles used without commercial aims by persons, organizations or institutions by having special license plates issued by Traffic Departments.
Commercial vehicle: Road motor vehicles which are designed to carry passenger or goods for commercial gain, having commercial license plates issued by Traffic Departments.
Official vehicle: Road motor vehicles which are designed to carry passenger and goods for public services, having official license plates issued by Traffic Departments. Motor vehicles with official license plates which render services to the municipalities are included here as they are shown under the title of “Official”.
Car: A motor vehicle intended for the transport of passengers and seating not more than nine persons (excluding the driver).
Minibus: A bus intended for the transport of passengers seating no more than seventeen persons.
Bus: A motor vehicle intented for the transport of passengers seating no more than nine persons including the driver. Trolleybuses are also included in this classification.
Motorcycle: Two-wheeled or three-wheeled road motor vehicles with or without sidecar (ATV’S are also included).
Small truck: Road motor vehicles designed to carry goods, to a maximum laden permissible weight of vehicle not exceeding 3500 kg.
Truck: Road motor vehicles designed to carry goods, exceeding 3500 kg laden in weight.
Special purpose vehicle: Road motor vehicles designed for a special purpose to carry persons or goods such as fire engines, ambulances, hearses, radio, cinema, television, library or research vehicles and vehicles designed to haul or lift broken down vehicles.
Tractor : Road motor vehicles designed to haul trailer and semi-trailers under specific conditions but not used for commercial transport purposes.