The regulations on the administration of toll roads promulgated in 2004 clearly stipulates that military vehicles, vehicles of armed police forces, police vehicles with uniform signs for public security organs to deal with traffic accidents, carry out normal patrol tasks and handle emergencies on toll roads within their jurisdiction, and carry out rescue and relief tasks with the approval of the transportation department of the State Council or the peoples Government of provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the central government Free of vehicle tolls. Vehicles of combine and transport combine (including transplanter) for cross regional operation shall be exempted from vehicle toll.
According to the Ministry of transport, ambulance vehicles do not fall within the scope of toll free vehicles stipulated in the regulations on the administration of toll roads. According to relevant policies and regulations, after the abolition of provincial toll stations, the new requirements for the integrated operation of national highways have been cleared and standardized.
Gu Zhifeng said that after the cancellation of provincial border stations, ambulances will travel across provinces. If the policies are not unified, one province will pay fees and the other province will be free of charge, which will cause many problems and the vehicles will not get up quickly.