Temporary Vehicle Registration

Description

Checklist:

  •     A temporary registration number is assigned by the dealership from which the vehicle is purchased.
  •     This is normally valid for a period of maximum one month.
  •     You can also apply for extension of temporary registration.
  •     Apply to the Registering Authority in whose jurisdiction the vehicle is or to the dealer dealing in the sale of
        New Motor Vehicles Recognised by the Transport Commissioner

Overview

As per the Section 43 of The Motor Vehicle Act, 1988 a temporary registration can be done to a vehicle when a manufacturer provide only the chassis and the purchaser/owner has to attach or built the body in later period. In such cases a temporary registration for a period of one month may be granted for the purpose of body building of the vehicle. If more than a month of period is required the temporary registration certificate may be extended. A temporary registration number is assigned by the dealership from which the vehicle is purchased which serves the purpose when the vehicle is brand new and is yet to be permanently registered. This unique number is normally valid for a period of maximum one month, in which the vehicle should be registered by the concerned Regional Transport Office (RTO) authority.

Process Flow:

    Apply in Form 20 to the Registering Authority or the Dealer recognized by the Transport Commissioner with required documents/forms duly filly.

Guidelines for filling the form:

Step 1: Apply for temporary registration of a motor vehicle in Form 20 to the Registering Authority in whose jurisdiction the vehicle is or to the dealer dealing in the sale of New Motor Vehicles Recognised by the Transport Commissioner.

Step 2: Provide copies of Sale Certificate, Insurance Certificate and Road worthiness Certificate

Step 3: Pay tax and fee as specified in Central Motor Vehicle Rules 1989 for temporary registration

For Extension of Registration:

  • You can apply for the extension of the period of temporary registration to the Registering Authority by specifying the reason and period up to which the extension is required.
  • You can apply for the extension of the temporary registration for maximum two times.
  • In case you have already applied for extension once and are again applying for extension, you will have to pay the penalty as per Central Motor Vehicle Rules 1989.
  • Pay fee and tax for extension as specified in in Rule 81 of Central Motor Vehicle Rules 1989.

Fees:

To know about Fees and Taxes, Click Here

Documents Required:

    For Temporary Registration:
    1. Application in Form 20
    2. Sales certificate in Form 21
    3. Road worthiness certificate in Form 22
    4. Valid insurance certificate
    5. Proof of address (Ration card, Electricity bill etc.)
    7. Copy of PAN card of Form 60 and Form 61 (as applicable)

    For Extension of Temporary Registration:
    1. Sales certificate in Form 21
    2. Road worthiness certificate in Form 22 from the manufacturers (Form 22A from the Body builder)
    3. Pollution under control certificate
    4. Valid insurance certificate
    5. Proof of address (Ration card, Electricity bill etc.)
    6. Design approval copy of STA in case Trailer or Semi-Trailer
    7. Original sales certificate from the concerned authorities in Form 21 in case of ex-army vehicle

Type of Service:

Offline Service

Forms to be filled:

Form 20

Form 21

Form 22

Form 22A

Form 60 or Form 61 in lieu of Pan Card

Whom to Contact:

For any queries regarding Temporary Registration, you may contact:

District Transport Office

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