Local Use Fund

January 21st, 2016

Effective 04/01/2016 for Bucks, Westmoreland, and Philadelphia Counties.

Act 89, which became law on November 25, 2013, established a special fund within the state treasury called “Local Use Fund.” The $5 county fee is collected by PennDOT at the time a vehicle is registered or renewed. These funds will be used by the county for transportation purposes or be allocated by the county in accordance with Section 9010 (c) of the Pennsylvania Vehicle Code.

The $5 county fee is in addition to the registration fee.

Local Use: PennDOT Bulletin 16-2 Special-Edition