Vehicle Transfer

What you need to know.

TRANSFER FEES as of OCTOBER 1ST, 2009

Based on Registration Date (not based on age of vehicle)
Under 2 Years $ 6000.00 TTD
2 to 5 Years $ 4500.00 TTD
5 to 7 Years $ 3000.00 TTD
7 to 10 Years $ 1350.00 TTD
Over 10 Years $ 150.00 TTD
Certified Copy $ 100.00 TTD

LICENSING OFFICES:

  • Wrightson Road, Port of Spain
  • Bye Pass, San Fernando
  • Milford Road, Tobago

PROCEDURE:

  1. Complete the Transfer Form
  2. Take the vehicle to the Inspection Shed (commonly referred to as "the pit")
  3. Park securely, return to the main office, and wait to be called to the transfer counter
  4. Once finished at the transfer counter, wait to be called to pay at cashiers (usually closes at 3:00 pm)
  5. Leave

REQUIREMENTS AT TRANSFER COUNTER:

  • Buyer and seller of vehicle must be present
  • Buyer and seller must have two (2) forms of identification
  • A Receipt with the new owner's name must be presented
  • Insurance in the name of the Buyer must be presented (one-day cover note is acceptable)
  • Transfer must be effected within seven days of Sales Receipt