How do I register my car in Zambia?

How much does it cost to register a car in Zambia?

Fee payable is K 1200.00.

What is a white book in Zambia?

Section 2 of the English Law (Extent of Application) Act, Chapter 11 of the Laws of Zambia, provides for the application of English laws in Zambian matrimonial causes and the Supreme Court Practice Rules of England (The White Book). The White Book provides for practice and procedure in civil matters.

How much is road tax per quarter in Zambia?

Following the changes the road tax for all motor vehicles weighing more than 1.200 tonnes but less than 1.4 tonnes is now K135 per quarter from the K90 per two quarter and the tax has been increased from K247 to K450 for a full year.

How much is motor vehicle fitness in Zambia?

Roadworthiness test costs K48. 80 for all vehicles regardless of the vehicle make or size.

How do you change car ownership?

To transfer ownership online you’ll need to complete a form on the DVLA website. To do this you need the details of the new owner, you’ll need the 11-digit reference number from the car’s V5C. Once the online form is completed and submitted you’ll receive an email confirmation.

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How many vehicles are registered in Zambia?

What was Zambia’s Number of Registered Vehicles in 2019?

Last Previous Max
40,746 2019 44,465 2018 381,948 2011

How do I change ownership of a car in Zambia?

Required Documents[edit]

  1. Original letter of sale.
  2. Identification document for both the buyer and the seller.
  3. Original white book of the vehicle.
  4. Tax Clearance Certificate obtained from the Zambia Revenue Authority.
  5. Physical Examination Report from RTSA.
  6. Police Clearance Report from the Anti motor vehicle theft department.


How much is Interpol clearance in Zambia?


Motor Vehicle Inspection/Clearance for individuals is K168. 00.

How do I register my motorcycle in Zambia?

11 of 2020, the following documents are required for permanent motor vehicle registration:

  1. Customs Clearance Certificate from Zambia Revenue Authority.
  2. Temporary registration papers from the RTSA issued at the port of entry.
  3. Interpol Clearance certificate issued by the Zambia Police Service.


What comes first road tax or insurance?

If you’ve just bought a car, you must tax it in your name before driving it away. The road tax is not transferred from the old owner to you, the new owner, when you buy the car. And you must have insurance, as well as a valid MOT if the car is more than three years old.

Can I buy road tax online?

Pay online

You can tax your vehicle online if you have: the 11 digit reference number from your V5C (if you’re the current keeper) the 12 digit reference number from the new keeper slip if you’ve just bought the car (and do not have a V5C in your name yet)

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How do I pay road tax by phone?

You can also tax your vehicle over the phone by calling 0300 123 4321. You’ll need either the renewal reference number or V5C reference number, along with your credit or debit card details.

What is auto fitness certification?

A certificate of fitness for vehicles is a government issued document that officiates that the vehicle is fit to be driven on the roads in terms of the vehicle’s overall health. As per the law, it is mandatory to have a fitness certificate for commercial vehicles as well as private vehicles.

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