RTO offices in India manage the vehicle details and driver information, also they are the authorized government body to issue the vehicle driving license to drive the vehicle on Indian roads. The major functions of the Regional Transport Offices (RTO) include-
- Vehicle Driving License issuing
- Vehicle Excise Duty Collection
- Vehicle Registration
- Emission Test Certificate and vehicle insurance examination
The RTO office issues various RTO forms that help the applicants to submit the details to the authorities to process their respective applications. The RTO forms are broadly categorized into two types one is Driving License Forms and the other is Vehicle Registration RTO Forms.
List of Driving License form / RTO form for License
RTO Form 1
The RTO Form 1 need to be filled and submitted to the RTO authority to check whether the applicant is suffering from any physical disability or disease that may affect the driving skills.
RTO Form 1A
This form is for applicant medical fitness check, which includes complete examination conducted by the medical expert to ensure the physical fitness of the applicant. This form needs to be submitted along with RTO form 1.
RTO Form 2
Application form to get the learner license for driving the motor vehicle before getting the permanent driving license.
RTO Form 4
Application form to get the driving license for two-wheeler, four-wheeler or heavy vehicle in the state of residence.
RTO Form 8
Application form to be filled by the applicant, if he/she requires to add a new type of vehicle to his driving license.
List of Forms for Vehicle Registration
RTO Form 20
Form 20 of RTO is the application form for the motor vehicle registration. The application form needs to be submitted at the time of vehicle registration. The applicant has to submit the form with the below-mentioned documents and details
- Vehicle Details – Body type, vehicle type,
- Engine capacity
- Seating capacity
- Fuel Type and other details (For more details Check Vehicle Registration Online)
RTO Form 26
RTO Form 26 is to get the duplicate vehicle registration certificate, in case, the owner lost the vehicle certificate.
RTO Form 27
RTO Form 27 is for those who move the residence from one state to another, in that case, they to register the vehicle in the newly moved state RTO offices. Along with this Form 27 the vehicle owner need to produce the NOC certificate issued from the current RTO office, original RC book, and vehicle fitness certificate.
RTO Form 28
The RTO form 28 is to get the No Objection Certificate from the RTO offices. The NOC certificate will be required for different cases. (For more information visit NOC Certificate article).
RTO Form 29
RTO form 29 is for transfer of vehicle ownership, this form needs to be submitted to the RTO office when the vehicle owner wants to transfer the ownership of the vehicle to another person.
RTO Form 30
If the vehicle owner wants to transfer the ownership, the owner needs to submit this form along with RTO form 29. This form is called a Report of Transfer of ownership of a vehicle.
RTO Form 31
One is required to submit a filled copy of this form if he or she wants to put a claim on the vehicle of a deceased person. For this, the applicant who wants to get ownership of the vehicle requires to provide his details along with those of the deceased.