From July 1, citizens can make appointments to go from July 6 to the Driver Services Centers (CESCO), reported today the secretary of the Department of Transportation and Public Works (DTOP), Carlos Contreras Aponte.
The incumbent insisted that no person who does not have an appointment that day will be attended at CESCO.
“There will be no panism. There is not going to be someone to accommodate you, because the reality is that we hope that all the spaces are full. You have to make the appointment, but unfortunately we cannot attend them. If I hang someone at 10 in the morning, whoever touched him at 10 in the morning, I have to move him by 10:15 and the rest of the day is upset, "said the secretary at a press conference.  "It is important that you bring all the documents, if you do not bring the documents you will not be able to attend and you will have to make another appointment," he added.
Contreras Aponte mentioned that citizens will be able to separate their shifts through cesco. turnospr.com .
In the case of the purchase of Internal Revenue stamps, the secretary explained that they can be purchased electronically on the same platform.
He stated that the hours of service, in order to serve the largest number of people per day. CESCOS will start operating from 7:30 in the morning (the first appointment of the day will be at 8 in the morning) until 7 at night from Monday to Friday. Saturdays will be open from 8 in the morning to 4 in the afternoon. In addition, an additional 100 employees will be hired to assist with the paperwork.
In addition to license renewal, individuals may request a shift for other services such as vehicle registrations and transfers, renewal of parking permits for people with disabilities, permits of use of tints for glasses and exams for driver's licenses.
He explained that they will first give appointments (from July 1) for renewal of expired licenses between January and March 2020 in numbers that end in 0.1 , 2,3 and 4. The licenses that end on 5,6,7,8 and 9 can request your appointment from July 2. On July 3, any license expired between January and March may request a turn for renewal.
Starting July 15, appointments will be given for licenses expired in April and May. On August 1, shifts will be allowed for expired licenses in June and July. In the meantime, licenses that expire in August and September may request their turn from August 15. And in the case of licenses that expire in October and November, they can make an appointment on September 1.
Citizens who come to their CESCO appointment will have to wear masks. At the entrance, their temperature will be taken.
Contreras Aponte estimated that the process should take between 15 to 20 minutes. Likewise, users are recommended to arrive 20 minutes before their appointment time.
"Do not arrive earlier either, because unfortunately you will be asked to wait in your vehicle," he said.