Get a Tag - Save Money!
Tags are the M6toll's electronic pre-payment system. They're the
easiest, most efficient way to pay, allowing you to pass through a
dedicated tag lane, usually without the need to
stop, and you save money on every trip.
For a monthly lease fee of just £1 per Tag, you benefit from a
5% discount per trip. For regular users the saving soon
A Tag is a small self contained electronic device which fixes to
Benefits of a Tag
Cruise through the dedicated tag lanes
Benefit from a 5% discount
Manage your account
Stay on top of your journey details and credit
*If you require a postal statement an
additional administration charge of £2 per month will be
charged to your account
TopUp with Ease
Perform ongoing top ups using a registered card
Make it hassle free
No need to have the correct change or keep all your
How does a tag work?
* Tag Bleeps and traffic lights are as
1 Bleep: Green Traffic Light = All
is operating normally.
2 Bleeps: Green Traffic Light = Low Balance.
Your account will top up automatically if payment
details held by Midland Expressway Ltd are correct.
4 Bleeps: Green Traffic Light = No
Credit. Your account payment details held by Midland
Expressway Ltd need updating please Tele: 0330 660 0790
4 Bleeps: Red
Traffic Light = Account is suspended or Tag is reported Lost.
(Tele: 0330 660 0790)
- Fix the Tag correctly to your windscreen
- Enter dedicated Tag lane
- Tag is read and provided your account is in credit:-
- Your Tag will bleep once*
- The barrier will rise
- Green light will appear
- Drive through without the need to stop
- The system records your journeys and debits your account
Which Lane to Use?
On approach to the toll plaza look out for the Tag pictogram on
the overhead canopy mainline toll plazas (10 lanes) located at
Great Wyrley and Weeford Park.
Cars may now benefit from using the new dedicated green Tag Lanes to the Far Right of the plaza
Commercial vehicles keep Far
Left and use the Wide Load
Lane as signposted
Small toll plazas (3 or 4 lanes) at junction exits T3, T4, T5 or
All vehicles may use either the Far
Right or Far
Left dedicated Tag
For further information on using your Tag and
where to position your Tag, please read our information sheets.
Using your Tag and where to Position your Tag information for
Using your Tag and where to Position your Tag for Commercial
Apply for your Tag account online or over the phone on
0330 660 0790