The government of Punjab has recently announced that car owners in the country can now get new car plates in the computerized method directly from the Excise and Taxation Department, Punjab. This is for all areas of Punjab especially Lahore, through excise Punjab website. This program began on from the 20th of November, 2014 all car owners should get their number plates renewed by the department because there is a fine if any vehicle is found without computerized plates. The reason why this is being stressed on so much is because once implemented, this program will make it extremely easy for the government to keep a record and also a real time saver for the owner.
Here are a few steps needed to be able to apply for new number plates as issues by the Excise and Taxation Department, Punjab:
- Application form can be obtained from the official site of Excise Punjab or can be obtained from the office of Motor Registering Authority.
- Duly filled application form accompanied with copy of NIC, Registration Certificate, Proof of ownership and photocopy of all vehicle tax till 30thJune, 2015 should be submit in the office of Motor Registering Authority.
- There should be complete postal address mentioned in the application form, so that department will send their number plates through courier.
For cars, the price of issuance is Rs 1200, and if you’re a resident in Lahore you can even get your plates delivered to your door step through the TCS Courier Service as long as you have deposited the fee at the government department of motor vehicles. Another amazing facility for those pressed for time can avail is the SMS service through which car owners can see their computerize Punjab number plate verification via SMS keeping in mind that all your procedures are complete and check through.