Re registration of vehicle in India is a process of renewing of registration validity of a car. According to the Central Motor Vehicle Rules, all vehicles including cars, motorcycles, and commercial vehicles, must be re registered every five years after 15 years, subject to RTO considerations. Also vehicle owner should re register or renew RC , if it get expired after five years.

If the registration certificate is being used constantly, it must be renewed not more than 60 days before the registration expires. So the online application process with required documents, fees and the whole steps for re registration of vehicle are very well explained in the post.

When do you need  Re-Registration of Vehicle?

A per the Motor Vehicle Act, the requirement for re registration of vehicle , therefore, required in the following events. Most importantly, If a private vehicle has registered 15 years from the date of registration and five years after the renewal RC (registration certificate). Besides, transfer of the vehicle to another state. Re registration of your car or bike transferred to another state applies for more than 12 months

Required Documents for Renewal RC of Vehicle

  • Application in Form 25
  • Pollution under control certificate
  • R.C.Book*
  • Fitness certificate*
  • Certificate of registration*
  • Proof for the payment of up-to-date road tax paid*
  • Insurance certificate*
  • Copy of PAN card or Form 60 & Form 61 (as applicable)*
  • Chassis & Engine Pencil Print*
  • Signature Identification of owner*

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Stages of Re Registration of Vehicle

  1. Fill the form 25.
  2. Attached necessary documents
  3. A physical inspection of the vehicle 
  4. Fitness certificate
  5. Pollution test clearance
  6. Moreover, scrutiny of the documents. For example, insurance, identification of the owner and
  7. Payment of all  the necessary fees 
  8. The RTO issues a fresh registration Certificate

Requirements to consider before Re Registration of vehicle for inspection.

  • Maintain the vehicle.
  • Consider denting and painting your car.
  • To pass the pollution test, the engine should be fine-tuned.
  • Consider servicing and set your machine.
  • All electrical equipment, for instance, backlight, sensors, the indicator, should function.
  • Make sure the vehicle is working.
  • Similarly, without problems in the pickup, extra noise in the engine or suspension.

Renewal of Registration of vehicle after 15 years

For re registration of vehicles above 15 years.
  • An application form 25 collected and filled.
  • Then, the vehicle presented to the RTO for inspection
  • The required fee needs to be paid at the RTO cash counter.
  • After vehicle inspection and verification of all the documents, the RTO will issue a new Registration Certificate (RC).

Required Documents at the RTO:

  • Filled Form 25
  • Original Registration Certificate
  • Pollution Under Control (PUC) Certificate
  • Insurance Certificate of the vehicle

Re registration of vehicle form 25

Form 25 for re registration of vehicle

Renewal RC for transfer of the vehicle to another state.

While transferring vehicle registration from one state to another, there are two important factors to consider:

Obtaining NOC from RTO

NOC from the traffic department – This indicates that there are no fines pending on the owner. The official report from the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB)This statement clarifies the car involvement in any accident or stolen.

Road Tax:

The applicant may be required to pay road tax based on the vehicle’s depreciated value. If the state where you are relocating has a lower road tax rate, you may be eligible for a refund.

Application fees for renewal-RC

Renewal of RC fees

Application fees related to renewal rc . To sum up, we hope we have simplified the stages of re-registration of the vehicle for you.

  • An application form 25 collected and filled.
  • Further, the vehicle presented the RTO for inspection
  • The required fee needs to be paid at the RTO cash counter.
  • After vehicle inspection and verification of all the documents, the RTO will issue a new Registration Certificate (RC).

Likewise for continuous use of registration certificate,

Renewal-rc completed before 60 days, subsequently, from the date of its expiry of the registration for its continuous use.

F&Qs

1) In India, how long does a car registration last? 

According to the Central Motor Vehicle Rules, all private vehicles must be re-registered every five years after 15 years, as long as they are deemed roadworthy by the department.

2) How can I check my RC status? 

For more information, go to https://parivahan.gov.in/parivahan/. To get started, go to Online Services and choose Online Services from the drop-down menu. Go to the Know Your Vehicle Details page to learn more about your vehicle.