AA service centre update 01 July 2015 AA vehicle and driver licensing is based at Council's office in Thames Good news. From July 2016 rego charges cost less. Again. From 1 July 2016, ACC lowered even further its levy for cars that meet the safety ratings. Come in and see us to find out more or check your new rego fee online here first. 515 Mackay Street, Thames Open from 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday. Background: Iin July 2015 ACC lowered its levy for cars that are rated better for safety. Once the new system was rolled out, ACC consulted on the new system and made further refinements, bringing those in on 1 July 2016. The average motor vehicle levy has fallen from $330 to $130 since 2014.