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Trace Car Registration Owner and Address Details Online. Trace Vehicle Details

Trace Car Registration Owner and Address Details Online. Trace Vehicle Details

Trace Vehicle Registration Number Details Online in India. RTO Details along with Address and Registration Number Check of Car Owner Online in Delhi and Other Cities


Vehicle Registration in India

India is now hub of Automobiles with been as 5th largest passenger car market in the world.

RTO Offices are making Centralized Database of all vehicles registered in India, so that it will be easy to catch hold of any Offensive vehicle even if driven in other state


Tracing Owner Name from Car Registration Number

Vehicle Owner Name and Vehicle Details: You can trace in Owner Name, Vehicle Registered in RTO with Fitness Certificate Expiry Date of Vehicle

Have to send SMS in Format:- VAHAN{SPACE}VEHICLE NUMBER to 77382 99899

For Instance - if vehicle registration number is DL6CA0001 then send sms as :- VAHAN DL6CA001 and sms to 7738299899. In around 5 minutes - you will get a SMS from DZ-VAAHAN stating

» Owner Name as per RTO Records

» Ownership Serial Number : 1 as for First Owner, 2 for Second Owner, 3 for Third Owner

» RTO Office in which Vehicle Registered,

» Fitness Certificate Expiry Date of Vehicle as per Registration Date

Important - do not have any gap in vehicle registration number while sending SMS and leave a blank space after typing VAHAN. All in Capital

Car Registration Details by sending SMS on Vahan


Tracing Owner Address from Car Registration Number 

Step - 1 (Finding State in which Vehicle is Registered)

If Sending SMS to Vahan does not work - You have to have complete registration number in order to trace the owner

First Step is to find in which state is the vehicle registered.

Below are Abbreviations used in for finding the state or Union Territory - where car is registered in India

AN—Andaman & Nicobar HP—Himachal Pradesh NL—Nagaland
AP—Andhra Pradesh HR—Haryana OD—Orissa
AR—Arunachal Pradesh JH—Jharkhand PB—Punjab
AS—Assam JK— J & K PY—Pondicherry
BR—Bihar KA—Karnataka RJ—Rajasthan
CG—Chhattisgarh KL—Kerala SK—Sikkim
CH—Chandigarh LD—Lakshadweep TN—Tamil Nadu
DD—Daman and Diu MH—Maharashtra TS - Telangana
DL—Delhi ML—Meghalaya TR—Tripura
DN—Dadra & Nagar Haveli MN—Manipur UK—Uttarakhand
GA—Goa MP—Madhya Pradesh UP—Uttar Pradesh
GJ—Gujarat MZ—Mizoram WB—West Bengal

Above list can be used to find State or Union Territory in which vehicle is registered.


Step - 2 Trace RTO Office Details where Car is Registered

After knowing the State in which the vehicle is registered

Next Step is to know - in which local RTO Office of that State / UT is the vehicle registered at (For Instance - Delhi has multiple RTO Offices - Janakpuri, Sarai Kale Khan, Rohini, Mayur Vihar, Raja Garden etc) or Say Mumbai has in Tardeo, Ghatkopar, Andheri -  so next step is to know the RTO Office in which the vehicle is registered

Moving an Inch Closer to a Person basis Car Registration Number

After State Registration Mark - next number digit indicate Code Assigned to RTO Offices. Like DL6 for Kale Khan or MH02 for Andheri or UP14 for say Ghaziabad. 

Download City Wise RTO Office List

How to Use it :- Download it, Search it using CTRL + F Function together of your keyboard. Format of Search:- Put in state registration mark followed with - (dash) and first 2 numeric letter after state registration mark. For Instance DL-6 or MH-02 or UP-14


Step -3 Generate FOP (Form of Particulars) for Address of Owner

Visit that RTO - Get in touch with a local agent and he may probably assist you in getting FOP (Form of Particulars)

FOP is like an information sheet about Car Owner of Registered Vehicle in RTO. It has details like - Engine Number, Chassis Number, Owner Name, Address, Loan Hypothecation - Printed on a Piece of Paper. Banks do take this practice to to generate FOP - where they do not have RC - but have registration number - so as to check if the vehicle is correctly hypothecated in RTO Records or not.

You may also try and seek assistance from agent to extract FOP basis car registration number. Is not an expensive thing - can be done basis negotiation power - estimated to be Rs 200 - 250.

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