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Transfer name of vehicle Chennai

If you want to transfer name of vehicle in Chennai online, Itzeazy is there to help you. Itzeazy helps in both car name transfer in
Chennai and bike name transfer in Chennai. Vehicle ownership transfer in Chennai is done by concerned RTO where vehicle is registered . Once a vehicle is bought from its previous owner, its ownership has to be transferred in the name of the current owner within 30 days from actual sale date.

Its important to do transfer of ownership of vehicle otherwise :

  • In case of some mis-happening Seller (registered owner) will be held responsible.
  • Insurance claim can not be made

In case of death of the registered owner, the application for vehicle ownership transfer should be done by the legal heirs of the vehicle within 30 days with the required set of documents.

Ownership transfer of vehicle

Vehicle ownership transfer online in Chennai

Vehicle ownership transfer  in Chennai is mandatory when you are buying or selling used vehicle. As per the motor vehicle act you need to inform the respective RTO about the sale or purchase of the vehicle. This process is mainly called RC transfer.

You should apply for vehicle ownership transfer in Chennai within 30 days of vehicle purchase.

Itzeazy assists in completing the application process of RC transfer in Chennai.

Itzeazy provides Consultancy for Ownership Transfer of vehicle (car/bike) in Chennai, provides end to end assistance and  documentation support to the clients. Service is door-step & overall process is hassle free.

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Ownership Transfer of Vehicle in Chennai - overview

The transfer of ownership of a vehicle is to be applied in the concerned RTO of Chennai where the vehicle is registered or the RTO under whose jurisdiction buyer lives.

Normally ownership transfer process takes approx. 3-4 weeks time. However actual time may vary some time. Vehicle need not be present in Chennai . 

In Chennai There are 13 RTOs. Itzeazy provides doorstep RC transfer service in Chennai in all the RTOs. 

The RTOs are :



    Chennai South (Thiruvanmiyur)
    Regional Transport Office,
    Chennai (South),
    No.38 East Coast Road,
    Thiruvalluvar Nagar,
    Thiruvanmiyur, Chennai-600041.


       The Regional Transport Officer ( RTO ), 
       Tambaram, Chennai - 600045


      The Regional Transport Officer ( RTO ), 
      West Park Street, Ambattur, 
      Chennai - 600053


      Chennai South East (Mandaveli)
      Regional Transport Office,
      Chennai (South- East),
      No.4 VC Garden II Street,
      Mandaveli, Chennai-600028.

5.  K.K. NAGAR RTO (TN-09)


      Chennai West (K.K. Nagar)
       Regional Transport Office,
       Chennai (West),
       No.1 Bharathidasan colony,
       K.K.Nagar, Chennai-600078.


     Chennai South West (Valasarawakkam)
     Regional Transport Office,
     Chennai (South-West),
     No.47& 49 Kaliamman Koil Street,
     Sai Nagar, Virugambakkam,


       The Regional Transport Officer ( RTO ), 
       Alandur, Meenambakkam, 
       Chennai - 600016


     Chennai Central (Ayanavaram)
     Regional Transport Office,
     Chennai (Central),
     No.4, Anderson Road,
     Ayanavaram, Chennai-600023


    Chennai North West (Anna Nagar)
    Regional Transport Office,
    Chennai (North-West),
    Plot No.3623, New Avadi Road,
    Anna Nagar East, Chennai- 600102.


     Chennai North East (Tondiarpet)
     Regional Transport Office,
     Chennai (North-East),
     No.147, Balakrishna Street,
     Thiruvetriyur High Road,
     Tondiarpet, Chennai-600081.


     Chennai East (Basin Bridge)
     Regional Transport Office,
     Chennai (East),
     Power Mills Road,
     Pulianthoppu, Chennai-600012.


      Chennai North (Vyasarpadi)
      Regional Transport Office,
      Chennai (North),
      No.9, Inner Ring Road,
      Sastri Nagar, Kolathur, Chennai-600099.



       Chennai South East (Mandaveli)
       Regional Transport Office,
       Chennai (South- East),
       No.4 VC Garden II Street,
       Mandaveli, Chennai-600028.


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Procedure for Ownership Transfer of Vehicle in Chennai

  • Order online
  • Make 50% payment online
  • Upload documents for pre-check
  • Schedule pickup
  • Document pick-up & Process starts
  • Work completed
  • Make 50% balance payment & share address for dispatch
  • Documents delivered & order closed

Document Required

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Documents required for Ownership Transfer of Vehicle in Chennai

1. Transfer of Ownership within Chennai


  • Application on form CMV 29 & CMV 30
  • Original RC
  • Copy of valid insurance
  • Copy of valid pollution certificate
  • Address proof of buyer ( voterid/passport/adhar card etc.)

2. Transfer of Ownership from other district RTO in Telangana to RTO Chennai


  • Application on form 29 & 30
  • Clearance certificate
  • Original RC
  • Valid insurance copy
  • Valid pollution certificate
  • Address proof of buyer ( voterid/passport/adhar card etc.)

3. Transfer of Ownership in case of death of registered owner


  • Registration certificate in original
  • Form 30 & 31 in duplicate with endorsement of the financier if the vehicle is held on hire purchase agreement along with NOC from financier.
  • Original copy of death certificate of the registered owner.
  • Succession/Survival member Certificate issued by SDM.
  • Affidavit by the applicant to this effect and from the other legal heirs relinquishing their right in favor of the applicant.
  • valid insurance certificate.
  • Copy of address proof of Applicant.
  • Copy of valid PUC.
  • Verification of vehicle on form 20

4. Transfer of Ownership from other state to RTO Chennai


  • Application on form 29 & 30
  • Original RC
  • Copy of valid insurance
  • Copy of valid pollution certificate
  • NOC from parent RTO
  • Address proof of buyer ( voterid/passport/adhar card etc.)

5. Transfer of Ownership of Vehicle Purchased in Public Auction


  • Application on form 32
  • Form 20
  • Certificate of registration in original
  • Sale certificate form 21 issued by the Auctioning Deptt. in favour of the owner of the vehicle
  • Copy of the insurance in favour of purchase
  • Copy of pollution under control certificate
  • Copy of address proof buyer ( voterid/passport/adhar card etc.)
  • Road tax as applicable
  • Registration/Re-registration fee

6. Transfer of Ownership in the Name of Financier


  • form 30
  • form 36


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Forms for RC Transfer of Vehicle in Chennai

  • Form 29
  • From 30
  • From 20
  • From 21
  • From 27
  • From 28
  • From 31
  • From 32


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Ownership Transfer of Vehicle(car / bike) in Chennai - FAQ

1. How long does RC transfer take in Chennai?


Process for RC transfer in Chennai takes approx. 1 month time. 

2. What is the cost of RC transfer in Chennai ?


Following is the RC transfer fees in Chennai  :

Invalid Carriage                                    --- Rs. 25 
Motor cycle                                           --- Rs. 150  
Three wheeler/Quadricycle/Light Motor Vehicles:
Non transport;                                       --- Rs. 300 
Transport                                               --- Rs. 500 
Medium goods vehicle                          --- Rs. 500 
Medium passenger motor vehicle         --- Rs. 500 
Heavy goods vehicle                             --- Rs. 750 
Heavy passenger motor vehicle            --- Rs. 750 
Imported motor vehicle                        --- Rs. 2500
Imported motor cycle                          ---  Rs. 1250 
Any other vehicle not mentioned above  ---  Rs. 1500

Additional fee of Two Hundred Rupees shall be levied if the certificate of registration is a smart card type issued

3. Can I sell my car without removing hypothecation from it ?


No, hypothecation has to be removed first.

4. I am transferring my vehicle from Bangalore to Mumbai which is on loan from bank. Is it necessary to repay full loan amount to get NOC from RTO ?


Either you can repay complete loan and remove hypothecation or loan continuation letter can be taken from the bank .