Motor Vehicle Registration India – Motor Vehicle registration is compulsory under section 39 of Motor Vehicle Act 1988. Though previously, an individual had to apply to the local Transport Office in person and appear along with the Vehicle on an appointed date and time. But now, process has been simplified by the Transport Department by authorizing vehicle dealers to register a Vehicle before making the physical delivery of the same.
Therefore, whatever formalities are to be completed for registration are done before hand by the Vehicle Dealers and saves a lot of effort on behalf of Individual in running around the local authorities for registration of Vehcile. Also, it saves lot of resources for Transport Department also.
But as registration is applicable to a partciluar state only. Therefore, various formalities are to be completed, if the Vehicle is taken to a different state on permanent basis. Firstly, a N.O.C. from the Transport Department of the state in which Vehicle is already registered is required to be obtained by the Vehicle owner. Therefore, owner can apply in the prescribed format with the Transport Deaprtment of other state along with all the nexessary documents such as address proof, insurance, pollution under control certificate, challan clearance, fitness certificate, road tax, etc.