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NCMC and QR Compliant Centralized Automatic Fare Collection (CAFC) System for Bus Operators.

CDAC’s CAFC solutions are Vendor and Bank Agnostic Solutions, designed specifically for Indian Operators. It is the State of the Art, Scalable, Modular, Highly Secure, NCMC and QR Compliant cloud based Automatic Fare Collections System with hosting at CDAC’s Data center. CDAC has Tier-3 data center, thereby, ensuring availability of the system for 99.9% or more time. CAFC can be customized as per client’s requirements in minimum time frame.

CAFC was Pilot tested in B.E.S.T., Mumbai at two depots-Wadala & Colaba with 9 banks NCMC cards. Base software is available free.

Use Cases

1.Centralized Automatic Fare Collection System for Bus Transport Operators.

Salient Features

1.Provides complete e-ticketing solution comprising of – Depot Operations Management, Transaction management, Equipment management, Reconciliation, fund settlement and Strategic data analysis.
2.Supports multiple payment modes: NCMC Card, QR Coded tickets and Cash.
3.Single or multiple journey QR coded tickets for an individual or a group may be purchased through Mobile App “Travel Mozo”. Single journey Paper QR for same day
can be purchased through TOM.
4.Efficient and High availability of system (About 99.99 %).
5.Near Real time review and status monitoring of entire value chain.
6.Multiple ETIM Vendors and multiple ETIM technologies(Linux/Android) are supported.


Technical Specifications

CAFC developed by CDAC is compliant with the below specifications release by MoHUA:

1.NCMC Specifications (Part IV-VII): These specifications were released by MoHUA on 11th May,2020 and are available at: 

2.QR Ticketing Specifications, namely, Specifications for QR Ticketing System for Transit Applications Version 1.1. 

These specifications were released by MoHUA for Nationwide adoption on 19th April,2021 and are available at MoHUA website: .



Contact Details for Techno Commercial Information

Embedded Systems (ES) Group