Transport Department

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Brief Description about the Department

This Department is enforcing the provisions of the Motor Vehicles Act. 1988 Central Motor Vehicles Rules ,1989 and Tamil Nadu Motor Vehicles Tamil Nadu Motor Vechicles Taxation Act.1974 . The main functions of the Department is Licensing of Drivers , Conductors, Control of Traffic, issue of permits to all transports Vehicles such as stage Carriages ,Goods Carriages, Contract Carriages,private Service Vehicles and Educational Insurance for Motor Vehicles against Third Party risk is also being governed by this Department . For all offences committed by the Vehicles are also being punished under the Motor Vehicles Act.

Transport office Location Details
Office Description Location Office In-Charge Phone no
R.T.O Tiruvallur Near Collector’s Office Tiruvallur Regional Transport Officer 044-2766333
Unit Office Poonamallee Near Jonson Lift Company Seenerkuppam Poonamallee Bye Pass Road Chennai-56 Motor Vehicles Inspector 044-26495595
Poonamallee Check Post

Poonamallee High Road Nazarathpet Poonamalle Chennai-56 Motor Vehicles Inspector (N.T) 044-26493882
Tiruttani Check post Near Ponpadi Tiruttani Motor Vehicles Inspector (N.T) 044-27868305
R.T.O Redhills Samundieswari Comples Buy Pass Road Redhills Regional Transport Officer 044-26310636
Unit Office Ambattur Samundieswari Comples Buy Pass Road Redhills Motor Vehicles Inspector 044- 26419393
Check Post Pethikuppam Pethikuppam Motor Vehicles Inspector (N.T) 044-27923315

Public Services provided by the Office Department

RTO Offices

 

Unit Offices

   License     License
   Registration     Registration
   Permits    

LICENSE
 
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Learner's License

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Driving License

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Contractor License

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International Driving License ( Issuing Authority - RTO Only )

REGISTRATION
 
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Registration of Motor Vehicles

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Change of Address

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Endorsement of Hire Purchase / Hypothecation

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Termination of Hire Purchase / Hypothecation

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Alteration in Motor Vehicles

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Transfer of Ownership

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Renewal of R.C

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Re - Registration

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Duplicate R.C

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N.O.C. for taking the vehicles out side of this state

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Payment of Motor Vehicles Tax

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Certificate of Fitness

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Accident Vehicle Inspection

PERMITS

CONTROL OF TRANSPORT VEHICLES (PERMIT)

bullet It is essential to obtain permits from the Transport Department, if anyone decides to operate a transport vehicle. [Carrying passengers or goods or both by road for hire or reward]. State Transport Authority and Regional Transport Authorities regulate the issue of permits.
 
bullet Buses, Trucks, Vans, Tourist, taxis, auto rickshaws, Private Service Vehicles, Education Institution Buses, and Tractor with Trailers except Agriculture purpose vehicles will be covered under permits.
 
bullet The validity of the regular permits will be 5 years from the date of its issue, except Temporary and Special Permits. Each permit shall have a separate form and fees as prescribed.

The Following are the Permit Related Works.

  1. Stage Carriage

  2. Goods Carriage

  3. Goods Carriage National Permit

  4. Private Service Vehicle

  5. Temporary Permit

  6. Replacement of Vehicle in the Permit

  7. Renewal of Permit

  8. Transfer of Permit

  9. Surrender of Permit.

  10. Duplicate Permit

  11. Auto Rickshaw permit

  12. E.I.B Permit

  13. Maxi Cab Permit

  14. Tourist taxi permit

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