During weekdays in Jakarta, specifically during peak hours, cars with license plates ending with odd numbers will only be allowed to travel on odd-numbered dates, same goes to even license plates on even-numbered dates. Those cars with odd license plates on even-numbered dates will only be allowed to take certain streets of Jakarta.
This policy officially applied from today, between 6 am to 10 am, and 4 pm to 9 pm – except on public holidays. This policy has been expanded from only 9 streets, to 25 streets in Jakarta – with also addition of one hour.
For offender, will face a penalty of two months in jail or a Rp500,00 fine, according to Article 287 of the 2009 Road Traffic Law. This expansion policy is based from Jakarta Governor’s instructions, Anies Baswedan.