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Tamil Nadu RTO

Got yourself a new ride? Before you hit the road, here is all you need to know about the Tamil Nadu RTO. First,  let’s break down a few about the TN RTO  and the formalities for new vehicle registration to change the address in the RC book.  

Apart from the apparent licence issuing, tax collection and registrations, Tamil Nadu RTO sees to that poper routes are assigned. The RTO TN ensures quality and safety standards of the roads, proper signboards and markings on the road and marking accident prone zones.  The Tamil Nadu RTO also conducts routine checks and sudden inspections inside the region and at the borders. 

Here, take a detailed look at the functionalities of the Tamilnadu RTO.

Functions of Road Transport Department in TN

As explained in brief earlier, the TN RTO does a lot more than just issuing driving licences. Let us understand the same in elaborate details.

  1. Vehicle-Related Functions of Tamilnadu RTO:

These operations include registration of both temporary and permanent motor vehicles that wish to run on the road. The RTO also looks after issuing the fitness certificate to the vehicles and grants multiple permits to commercial vehicles as well. Moreover, it also collects motor vehicle tax and fees related to issuing and renewing of the passengers/goods vehicle permits.

  1. Driving Licence-Related Functions of the Tamilnadu RTO:

Here, the RTO is responsible for issuing and renewing different motor driving licences to private and commercial vehicle drivers. To grant a permanent driving licence to an applicant, the RTO conducts a driving test, maintains the centres for these exams, and provides application forms for the same.

  1. Documentary and Admin Functions of the Tamilnadu RTO:

The RTO is also responsible for issuing duplicate driving licences and No Objection certificate. Likewise, the ownership transfer and changes in driving licence details responsibility fall on the TN RTO. Other essential duties include granting tourist permits and collection of road tax.

  1. Road Welfare-Related Functions of the Tamilnadu RTO:

The TN RTO also undertakes several projects and initiatives to maintain road safety, oversee traffic conditions in the state during emergencies, control vehicle pollution, etc. 

List of Tamilnadu  RTO Numbers

Where is my RTO? Every TN district has an RTO TN and they are formed according to the zones and districts. The TamilNadu RTO numbers start from TN 01 to TN 99. Here is the complete list of the Tamil Nadu RTO Numbers .

RTO LOCATIONS

RTO CODE

RTO LOCATIONS

RTO CODE

RTO LOCATIONS

RTO CODE

CHENNAI (CENTRAL)

TN01

SULUR

TN42Y

UTHAMAPALAYAM

TN60Z

CHENNAI(NORTH-WEST)

TN02

COIMBATORE-NORTH

TN38

ARIYALUR

TN61

CHENNAI(NORTH EAST)

TN03

TIRUPPUR(NORTH)

TN39

SIVAGANGA

TN63

CHENNAI(EAST)

TN04

AVINASHI

TN39Z

KARAIKUDI

TN63Z

CHENNAI(NORTH)

TN05

METTUPALAYAM

TN40

MADURAI (CENTRAL)

TN64

CHENNAI(SOUTH-EAST)

TN06

POLLACHI

TN41

RAMANATHPURAM

TN65

RTO CHENNAI(SOUTH)

TN07

VALPARAI

TN41W

PARAMAKUDI

TN65Z

CHENNAI (WEST)

TN09

TIRUPUR (SOUTH)

TN42

COIMBATORE (CENTRAL)

TN66

CHENNAI(SOUTH-WEST)

TN10

KANGAYAM

TN42Y

VIRUDHUNAGAR

TN67

TAMBARAM

TN11

OOTY

TN43

ARUPPUKOTTAI

TN67W

POONAMALLE

TN12

GUDALUR

TN43Z

KUMBAKONAM

TN68

AMBATTUR

TN13

TIRUCHIRAPALLI (WEST)

TN45

TUTICORIN

TN69

SHOLINGANALLUR

TN14

MANAPPARAI

TN45Z

KOVILPATTI

TN69Z

ULUNDURPET

TN15

PERAMBALUR

TN46

HOSUR

TN70

KALLAKURICHI

TN15Z

RTO KARUR

TN47

TIRUNELVELI

TN72

TINDIVANAM

TN16

UO MANMANGALAM

TN47X

UNIT OFFICE - VALLIOOR

TN72V

GINGEE

TN16Z

ARAVAKURICHI

TN47Y

RANIPET

TN73

REDHILLS

TN18

KULITHALAI

TN47Z

ARAKONAM

TN73Z

GUMIDIPOONDI

TN18Y

SRIRANGAM

TN48

NAGERCOIL

TN74

CHENGALPATTU

TN19

UO LALGUDI

TN48X

MARTHANDAM

TN75

MADURANTAKAM

TN19Z

UO MUSIRI

TN48Y

TENKASI

TN76

THIRUTHANI

TN20

THURAIYUR

TN48Z

AMBASAMUTHIRAM

TN76V

KANCHEEPURAM

TN21

THANJAVUR

TN49

ATTUR

TN77

SRIPERUMBUDUR

TN21W

PATTUKOTTAI

TN49Y

VALAPADI

TN77Z

MEENAMBAKKAM

TN22

THIRUVARUR

TN50

DHARAPURAM

TN78

VELLORE

TN23

THIRUTHRAIPOONDI

TN50Y

UDUMALPET

TN78Z

GUDIYATHAM

TN23T

MANNARGUDI

TN50Z

SANKARANKOIL

TN79

KRISHNAGIRI

TN24

NAGAPATTINAM

TN51

TIRUCHIRAPALLI (EAST)

TN81

TIRUVANNAMALAI

TN25

SANGARI

TN52

THIRUVERUMBUR

TN81Z

CHEYYAR

TN25Y

METTUR

TN52Z

RTO, MAYILADUTHURAI

TN82

ARANI

TN25Z

SALEM (EAST)

TN54

SIRKALI

TN82Z

NAMAKKAL (NORTH)

TN28

PUDUKOTTAI

TN55

VANIYAMBADI

TN83

RASIPURAM

TN28Z

ILLUPPUR

TN55Y

AMBUR

TN83Y

DHARMAPURI

TN29

ARANTHANGI

TN55Z

THIRUPATTUR

TN83Z

PALACODE

TN29W

PERUNDURAI

TN56

SRIVILIPUTHUR

TN84

HARUR

TN29Z

DINDIGUL

TN57

SIVAKASI

TN84Z

SALEM(WEST)

TN30

OTTANCHATRAM

TN57R

KUNDRATHUR

TN85

OMALUR

TN30W

VADASANDUR

TN57V

RTO ERODE (WEST)

TN86

CUDDALORE

TN31

BATALAGUNDU

TN57Y

SRIPERUMBUDUR

TN87

PANRUTI

TN31Z

PALANI

TN57Z

NAMAKKAL (SOUTH)

TN88

VILLUPURAM

TN32

MADURAI(SOUTH)

TN58

PARAMATHI VELUR

TN88Z

ERODE-EAST

TN33

USILAMPATTI

TN58Y

SALEM(SOUTH)

TN90

TIRUCHENCODE

TN34

THIRUMANGALAM

TN58Z

CHIDAMBARAM

TN91

GOBICHETTIPALAYAM

TN36

MADURAI(NORTH)

TN59

NEYVELI

TN91Y

BHAVANI

TN36W

VADIPATTI

TN59V

VRIDDHACHALAM

TN91Z

SATHIYAMANGALAM

TN36Z

MELUR

TN59Z

TIRUCHENDUR

TN92

COIMBATORE(SOUTH)

TN37

THENI

TN60

METTUR

TN93

What are the types of Vehicles & its Registrations RTO TN?

There are transport vehicles such as 2-wheelers, 4-wheelers, Light & Heavy Motor Vehicles. Then comes non-transport vehicles such as farm tractors, construction cranes and bulldozers. The TamilNadu RTO allows only dealers to do the registration for all transport vehicles for Tamil Nadu RTO Numbers. 

Documents for permanent registration

  • Application in Form-20 

  • Sales certificate in Form-21

  • Pollution under control and roadworthiness certificate in Form-22 from the manufacturer

  • Pollution under control and roadworthiness certificate in Form-22 A, where the body is fabricated -Form 22a part II

  • Pan card or GIR or Form-60/61 of I.T. Department

  • Insurance Certificate.

  • Proof of Address.

  • 3 Passport size photos 

  • Unladen Weight Certificate for Transport Vehicle

After inspection the TamilNadu RTO generates a registration number by a random system and you get a Smart Card based Registration of Certificate (RC) issued from Tamil Nadu RTO in 3 days. The RTO office   gives away fancy numbers via an auction system. 

Temporary Registration and Change of Address 

The TamilNadu RTO issues a temporary registration to owners of vehicles for a period of one month for those who seek to register at a different location from the place of purchase. Here is what you need.  

  • Application Form 20 generated through online

  • Sale Certificate in Form 21

  • Initial certificate of compliance with pollution standards and roadworthiness certificate in Form-22 from the manufacturer

  • Initial certificate of compliance with pollution standards and roadworthiness certificate in Form-22 A, (Part II) where the body is fabricated

  • Pan card or GIR or Form-60/61 of I.T. Department

  • Insurance Certificate

  • A Proof of address

If you have relocated or moved into a new place; your vehicle needs to be issued a change of address as well. To get it done, here is what you need. 

  • Registration Certificate Form 33.

  • Insurance Certificate.

  • Valid Emission Certificate.

  • Proof of address.

  • No objection certificate from the Financier, if the vehicle with Hire Purchase.

  • Valid Tax paid.

You can either go to the Tamil Nadu RTO assigned Zonal RTO or apply for it online. 

Motor Insurance in Tamilnadu

The Tamil Nadu RTO has adopted digital systems making it easy for users to apply for a license or an RC. Fill up and sign the necessary forms and you are just a click away from getting everything in order. It’s seamless and easy, just like shopping or buying insurance online. 

Third-party car insurances are mandatory according to the Motor Vehicles Act of 1988 and you need the best one in your pocket. Car insurance and two wheeler insurance plans , available on Finserv MARKETS gives your vehicle a wide variety of insurance options. That’s not all, you get 24x7 assistance, Cashless Claim Facility, Hassle-Free No Claim Bonus (NCB) Transfer option, easy online renewals, and more.

FAQs on Tamil Nadu RTO

  • ✔️It is possible to skip the running series number to the next series?

    Yes, if you produce a Government order.

  • ✔️Difference between Special number and Advance Number?

    Special number issued by a Govt,registration number reserved by govt. Advance number is the number that falls within 1000 numbers from the current series of the concerned Regional Transport Office.

  • ✔️Can the applicant bring the vehicle directly to the RTO Office at the time of registration?

    If Vehicle Temporarily registered at any other RTO, the Applicant can bring the Vehicle for Permanent Registration.

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