After the minimum wage (mw) ascended from $ 318 to $ 340, automatically the values of fines generated by traffic and municipal police, which are based on the mw, were also modified.
For example, third class violations, which amount to two basic salaries increased from $ 636 to $ 680.
Other major fines:
- Illegally parked cars. Fined with 50% of minimum wage.
- Pico and placa (ID Tags). The first offense is 33% of the mw, the second one gets 50%, and an entire mw after that.
- Transit. The cars that do not have municipal identification adhesives, are punishable with three minimum wages.