RTO Full Form | Road Transport Office


The full form of RTO is the Road Transport Office. It is also known as the Regional Transport Office. It is an Indian Government Bureau.
The transport office provides a vehicle driving license like two-wheelers, four-wheelers, etc, and vehicle registration cards.
Almost every state of the district has the RTO office for providing service to the public. Nowadays RTO government using new technology that is digital(new types) cards in some states like Madhya Pradesh.
Madhya Pradesh providing driving license and vehicle registration in the form of a PAN card dimension. There is some state they providing e-service facilities to citizens for information like contact details, tax rates of vehicles, status, etc.

Corruption in RTO:

RTO office report as the most corrupt department of India for bribing every day. In 2000, a survey was conducted by the Public Affairs Centre to study public administration. According to that report, 57% of people claimed to pay a bribe.

To decrease the corruption in RTO. The Union Minister of road transport transfers the work totally to the online.

Vehicle registration certificate:

The owner of the vehicle can take the duplicate copy from the concerned RTO officer if its stolen, lost, and destructed. The vehicle owner has to complain at the police station. After completed the families, the owner has submitted the FORM 26, then the officer checks the detail then duplicate copy will give.

 Document requirement:

These are the documents required while registration of the vehicle at the Road Transport Office.

  • Application of registration of the vehicle
  • Age and address proof document
  • Passport size photograph
  • Sales certificate of vehicle
  • Roadworthiness certificate
  • PUC certificate
  • Insurance paper of the vehicle
  • Customer clearance certificate
  • Sales tax certificate (for some cases, not for everyone)
  • Temporary registration number
  • Invoice of the vehicle

Main Function RTO:

There are four main works in the Road Transport Office.

  1. Driving license
  2. Vehicle registration
  3. Pollution test
  4. Insurance


What is the use of FORM 20?

FORM 20 is form for registration of motor vehicle.

What is the use of FORM 30 in RTO?

FORM 30 is for the buyer

On which day the RTO is closed?

On 2nd and 4th Saturday of every month, the Road Transport Office is closed.

What is the Full form of RC?

The full form of RC is Certificate. The RC is a document that is proof of the vehicle.

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Conclusion of RTO Full Form.

We hope you guys understand the full form of RTO and also other concepts related to RTO. Which is important while going to RTO for registration of the vehicle. If this information is helpful to you then let us known in the comment section.

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