Registration; insurance of Motor Vehicles – Tamil Nadu
Online Link to Act/Rule/Legislation
Initial Setup or Ongoing Maintenance
Initial Setup only
Filing and Maintenance Requirements
Registration and insurance of vehicles to be carried out as per the Rules.
(1) Any motor vehicle detained under section 207 shall be handed-over to the police officer
incharge of the nearest police station and such police officer shall keep the vehicle under safe custody
until such time such officer receives a release order from the authorised officer mentioned in sub-rule
The Regional Transport Officer in whose area the vehicle is detained shall be the authorised officer for
the issue of an order of release under sub-section (2) of Section 207.
The Officers to recover the penalty for causing obstruction to free flow of traffic under section 201 shall
be any police officer in uniform not below the rank of Sub-Inspector of Police.
Application Guidelines / Responsible Persons / Comments