Queensland car registration costs to rise from tomorrow

FROM tomorrow, Queensland drivers will need deeper pockets when it comes to paying for car registration. 

A 3.5% increase to existing registration costs will see registration of a four-cylinder car increase by about $12, the bill for six-cylinder vehicles increase by $17 and eight-cylinder car drivers will pay an extra $23.

The increases follows a three year freeze on car registration costs. 

Rego stickers: will your old one get you fined? Maybe

Member for Kawana Jarrod Bleijie said Labor was slugging drivers with an increase two and a half times the inflation rate.

"This increase is unfair and puts unnecessary cost of living pressure on the families in my electorate of Kawana," Mr Bleijie said.


'No beach left': 7.5m sinkhole swallows tourist hotspot

'No beach left': 7.5m sinkhole swallows tourist hotspot

A sinkhole has formed at Inskip Point this morning

Vicki was united with her sons who were told she was dead

Vicki was united with her sons who were told she was dead

She was beaten, starved and ended up homeless.

Mum’s terrifying find in baby’s room

Mum’s terrifying find in baby’s room

The last thing a parent wants to find in their child's bedroom

Local Partners