The RTO Aurangabad was established under the provisions of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988. It is the central act when it comes to various laws and order related to the Indian Transport System. The RTOs of various states and cities work in accordance with the M.V Act and strive for implementing these laws effectively. The RTO Aurangabad is supervised by the Commissioner of Transport Department. The department works towards making the transpiration facilities easily available to the common people.
Among the various functions of RTO Aurangabad:
|RTO Name||Address||RTO Code||Contact Details|
|Aurangabad||Regional Transport Officer, Near Railway station, Aurangabad - 431 001||MH-20||0240‐2331135/0240‐ 2321164|
As per the state transport law, every vehicle plying on the roads of Aurangabad has to be registered with RTO Aurangabad. There are two types of registration process to be followed in Aurangabad.
Temporary Registration: Temporary registration can be availed at the dealer’s point while purchasing a vehicle. The application formalities is completed by the dealer itself, starting from collecting the documents to sending these to the concerned RTO office for approval. The temporary registration is valid for a limited period, therefore the vehicle owner has to apply for a permanent registration certificate.
Permanent Registration: Motor Vehicle Act urges every vehicle owner to register its vehicle within 7 days after availing the temporary RC. Though one can extend the limit of temporary RC but not more than for one month. To avail a permanent registration certificate an application shall be made on the prescribed form and be submitted along with the relevant documents. The Registering Authority will verify the documents and after a proper inspection of the vehicle, will allot the registration number.
It is illegal to drive a vehicle without a valid registration certificate. By saying that, registration of every vehicle is mandatory in India. The process of registration can be initiated by approaching RTO Aurangabad. An application shall be made and submit along with the required documents such as:
The vehicle owner needs to furnish the below documents to get his/her vehicle registered with RTO Aurangabad:
Every registration certificate needs a timely renewal one it is expired. Usually, RC is valid for 15 years only. Once the registration card is expired, the vehicle owner is no more authorised to use this card. If he/she is caught driving a vehicle without a valid RC, there is no way out but paying a huge penalty. So, timely renewal of RC is essential to avoid those unnecessary fines. To renew an RC, an application should be made by approaching the RTO Aurangabad. A vehicle inspection will be done at RTO point and after verifying everything, the concerned officer will renew the RC.
When a vehicle is bought from another state or is sold, the ownership has to be transferred to the new owner. The Transfer of RC can be done by approaching RTO Aurangabad by filling an application and submit along with the below documents:
Registration card is the most essential element that one has to carry whenever he/she drives. The RC contains the information such as
Hereby it is impossible to fool a cop if someone is carrying an expired card or driving without it. That’s why, if the original RC is lost or worn out, a duplicate RC can be availed by applying on an application and submit to the RTO Aurangabad.
In order to issue duplicate RC in Aurangabad:
All the relevant documents are to be submitted to RTO Aurangabad along with the application fee. Upon verification of everything, the Registering Authority will allot duplicate RC.
If vehicle owner wishes to update a new address in the registration certificate, the same can be initiated by applying with an application and submit along with the below documents:
Vehicle insurance is a mandatory buy that offers complete protection to the insured vehicle against unforeseen circumstances. it is as important as registering a vehicle. Availing vehicle insurance in Aurangabad involves approaching the insurer either online or offline. If one goes with the online process he/she will require visiting the websites of insurance companies actively functioning in the city, check the plans decide the premium and buy. However, before buying randomly one must compare the plans online. There are aggregator websites as well who helps the insurance seekers to compare various plans. If not, one can visit the branch offices of the insurers and buy a plan.
Usually, there are two types of motor insurance, Third party and Comprehensive insurance. When third party insurance is mandatory, Comprehensive insurance is optional. One can either buy it or ignore as per the requirement. If the vehicle is more than 5 years old, it is better if one sticks to third party insurance only. On the other hand, if it is a luxury car or bike that demands more maintenance, opting for comprehensive insurance would be the right decision. One can opt for add-on coverage also to enhance the basic policy cover, such s Zero Depreciation cover, Road-side Assistance cover, NCB Protector etc.