Transport Department, Govt of Tamil Nadu, India

Commissionerate of Transport and Road Safety

Government of Tamil Nadu

Registration Number

             Every vehicle registered shall be assigned a Registration Mark (unique number) as per MV act. At the time of Registration Approval , the number will be randomly assigned.

             If the owner of the vehicle wants a particular Registration number or fancy number for the vehicle and if that number falls within 1000 numbers from the current series, he can apply to the concerned RTO / MVI along with registration disclaimer generated by the dealer.

             (i) For Two-Wheeler and Three-Wheeler Rs. 2000/-.

             (ii) Four-Wheeler value of vehicle upto Rs. Four lakhs Rs. 10000/-.

             (iii) Others value of vehicle more than Rs. Four lakhs Rs. 16000/-.

Advance and Fancy number (Government Reserved number)

If the advance number / Fancy number that is required by the Owner is above 1000 Registration Mark of the Running Series on that particular date, or Advance series or Government Reserved Fancy number, the owner has to file an application along with copy of Sale Certificate (CMVR FORM-21) and addressed to Secretary to Government, Home (Transport) dept. Secretariat, Chennai. After getting government order for allotting required number, owner has to go to RTO/MVI office for the registration of vehicle and payment of tax by paying advance number Fees mentioned below.


             i).Upto four series is Rs. 40,000/-.

             ii).Series five to eight is Rs. 60,000/-.

             iii).Series Nine and Ten is Rs. 1,00,000/-.

             iv).Series 11th and 12th is Rs. 2,00,000/-.

Documents required

             Sales certificate in Form-21.

             Requisition letter.

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