How To Know RC Status And Online RC Check In Simple Steps?

The registration of a vehicle in any state or Union territory has to be done in accordance with the rules of Motor Vehicles Act, 1988.

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How To Know RC Status And Online RC Check In Simple Steps
How To Know RC Status And Online RC Check In Simple Steps

How To Know RC Status And Online RC Check In Simple Steps?

How To Know RC Status And Online RC Check In Simple Steps? How to find owner of the car or vehicle? When you own any vehicle and driving it in Indian roads then carrying registration certificate of the vehicle is equally necessary as carrying driving licence. A registration certificate or RC is a document issued by RTO which guarantees that you are an authentic owner of the vehicle approved by Indian government.

When you purchase the new vehicle then as per the Motor Vehicles (MV) Act, 1988, RTO issues registration certificate to you at the time of delivery of vehicle. In some states, a temporary registration certificate is issued at the time of delivery of vehicle which is valid for one month from the date of issue and cannot be renewed after that.

Registration certificate of the vehicle is valid for 15 years from the date of issue and after expiry of the the date, it can be renewed for a period of next 5 years.

The registration of a vehicle in any state or Union territory has to be done in accordance with the rules of Motor Vehicles Act, 1988.

RC Status And Online RC Check
RC Status And Online RC Check

Steps for RC status and Online RC check

Now if you want to know the RC status and Online RC check, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways – Government of India has facilitated the digitization of vehicles in Vahan portal. In such a way, you can also find the owner of the car, byke or any other vehicle. Follow below steps-

  1. Go to Vahan site or Parivahan site for the Vehicle registration status
  2. In the Vehicle registration status page, enter the vehicle number and verification code in Know your RC status page
  3. Click on Search vehicle page

In the next page, vehicle details such as registration number, registration date, chassis number, engine number, owner name, vehicle class, fuel type, maker/model, fitness/registration expiry date, insurance details, emission norms, RC status and Financier name along with registering authority name is shown.

List Of Documents Required For Vehicle RC

  • Duly filled Form 20 i.e. the application form for registration of a motor vehicle
  • Form 21 i.e. sales certificate issued by a vehicle dealer
  • Form 22, Form 22- A i.e. roadworthiness/fitness certificate issued by the manufacturer
  • Pan card
  • Passport size photographs
  • Dealer and manufacturer invoice
  • Attested copy of vehicle insurance
  • Attested copy of address proof
  • Registration Fees
  • Form 34 signed by the owner and financier

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