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The Transport Department of Govt. of Gujarat has the responsibility of providing an effective public transportation system, controlling vehicle pollution, registration of vehicles in Gujarat, issuance of Driving licenses, issuance of various permits, road taxes collection. The department is also responsible for policy-making, co-ordination, implementation, monitoring and regulatory functions of all transport related aspects of Gujarat.
The regulatory body for Transport Department is Government of Gujarat in terms of policy formation and its implementation. The Transport Department is headed by Transport Commissioner who is also Head of the Transport Department .
B Registration of Vehicle
Inspection of Vehicles at Check posts
|RTO Locations||RTO Code||RTO Locations (All Gujarat State Road Transport Buses are Registered under this Series.)||RTO Code|
|WIAA, Bodakdev, Ahmedabad||GJ-1-W||Dahod||GJ-20|
|SabarKantha||GJ-9||Surat West (Pal)||GJ-28|
|Kutch / Kachchh||GJ-12||Gandhidham - Tehsil (Taluko) of Kutch District||GJ-31|
|Panchmahal||GJ-17||Morbi (Morvi) District||GJ-36|
The Gujarat RTO has been established for registration of vehicle as per the rules of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988. To legally drive a motor vehicle in the state of Gujarat, an individual has to follow the below mentioned vehicle registration process.
Documents required for registration of a motor vehicle at RTO Gujarat
A motor vehicle can be registered at any nearby RTO in Gujarat. The application for registration of vehicle can be made online or offline at the RTO. Form 20 along with scanned copies of the required document can be submitted online through rtoahmedabad-vahan.nic.in/xdealer/other/index.php . Vehicle inspection certificate has to be submitted at the time of application. Vehicle can be inspected by any authorized dealer in the state or at the RTO. The applicant is also required to pay the applicable application fee. On verification of the documents, a registration number is assigned to the applicant. An email or SMS is sent to the vehicle owner notifying him about the registration number. The vehicle registration certificate i.e. the RC is sent to the vehicle owner via speed post.
An individual can opt for a fancy registration number for his vehicle by paying an application fee of Rs. 1000 for a two wheeler vehicle and Rs. 5000 for four wheelers. A fancy number can be obtained by public auction that is conducted whenever a new number series is opened at the RTO.
An application for registration of the vehicle at Gujarat RTO has to be made in Form- FT and Form No. 27 with Chassis print. Original RC book, vehicle insurance certificate and PUC certificate has to be submitted at the time of application. No objection certificate from the original registering authority and age and address proof have to be produced. Form 29 and 30 or 33 has to be filled and submitted for change in ownership and address. If the vehicle is being moved to Gujarat permanently, then declaration in Form F.T. has to be made within 7 days. The vehicle has to be brought for inspection at the Gujarat RTO.
Every vehicle registered at the Gujarat RTO has to be insured with a third party vehicle insurance. A third party insurance covers an individual against any damages caused to a third party or property. An individual can also opt for comprehensive motor insurance that provides coverage against damages caused to self, vehicle or third party or property. Comprehensive vehicle insurance also provides coverage against damages caused due to man-made or natural calamities.