RTO Jharkhand was founded under the provisions of Motor Vehicles Act to implement the rules and laws laid down in the act. The department works actively under the supervision of Transport Commissioner. The main objective of the department is to ensure successful enforcement of the laws and making the transport facilities easily available to the common people.
There are 24 RTOs working under the jurisdiction of Jharkhand Transport Department which is responsible to implement the laws of the M.V Act. The details of these RTOs are as below:
|RTO Location||RTO Code||RTO Location||RTO Code||RTO Location||RTO Code|
|Ranchi||JH 01||Bokaro Steel City||JH 09||Godda||JH 17|
|Hazaribagh||JH 02||Dhanbad||JH 10||Sahibganj||JH 18|
|Daltonganj||JH 03||Giridih||JH 11||Latehar||JH 19|
|Dumka||Jh 04||Koderma||JH 12||Simdega||JH 20|
|Jamshedpur||JH 05||Chatra||JH 13||Jamtara||JH 21|
|Chaibasa||JH 06||Garhwa||JH 14||Saraikela-Kharsawan||JH 22|
|Gumla||JH 07||Deoghar||JH 15||Khunti||JH 23|
|Lohardaga||JH 08||Pakur||JH 16||Ramgarh||JH 24|
As we already know, having registered one’s vehicle is mandatory in India that can’t be denied. Jharkhand is a state with a thick forest belt, cultural heritage and waterfalls that easily attracts people from different parts of the country. That’s why if someone is planning to buy a vehicle in Jharkhand should keep in mind that it has to be registered with RTO Jharkhand without fail. The registration must be done within 15 days from the date of vehicle delivery by approaching the branch of RTO office.
There are some of the authorised dealers as well who also perform the responsibility of register a vehicle before delivering it. However, one can avail temporary registration card only which is valid for not more than one month. By any means, one has to apply for the permanent RC that is valid for 15 years. The process of availing permanent registration certificate requires paying a registration fee along with the other documents and submit the same to the RTO Jharkhand. The concerned officer will inspect the vehicle and will issue a registration number. The RC can be availed as Smart Card which contains the information such:
The registration number will be given to the applicant within 10 working days. The original card will be delivered to the registered mailing address of the applicant.
The vehicle registration process requires the vehicles to be inspected physically by the Registering Authority at RTO Jharkhand before allotting the registration number. The vehicle owner shall make an application to register the vehicle and submit along with the following documents
If a vehicle owner wishes to update a new address, the same has to be initiatedd by applying in a form and submit with the following documents:
When a registered owner brings the vehicle from another state, the re-registration of the vehicle is required after obtaining a NOC from the RTO office, where the vehicle was registered. The re-registration can be initiated by filing an application and submitting along with the below documents:
The registered owners can apply for a duplicate registration certificate in case the original one is damaged or lost. The application can be made by approaching the RTO Jharkhand and submit along with the following documents: