Road Safety


List of Forms

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Email Directory

Phone Directory

GOs & Notifications

Annual Report



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Status of construction of office infrastructure in Transport Department and Rectification of Black Spots undertaken for Road Safety. Please click here for details.


29-01-2016: Electronic copy of Seniority List of Clerical Staff for reference.  Click here to read / download

23-09-2016: Regarding Seniority List of Urdu Translators of Regional Level.


07-01-2016: MoRTH Notification No 35 regarding amendment in SO 728 (E)

23-10-2015: Amendment of notification No 2004 dated October 28, 2009

29-9-2015: Notification of UP Motor Vehicles (Nineteenth Amendment) Rules, 2015

28-9-2015: Notification regarding rate of tax on non-transport vehicles.

UP State Road Safety Policy
Reconstitution of State Road Safety Council
Constitution of High Power Committee for State Road Safety Council
State Road Safety Fund Rules, 2014

.... earlier orders / notifications ......

UP Government has launched a website where GOs / Notifications of all departments are available for general information. For latest GOs / Notifications pertaining to the UP Transport Department, please go to http://shasanadesh.up.nic.in/


Act & Rules: Motor Vehicles Act 1988 / Central Motor Vehicle Rules: Read these documents on the website of Department of Road Transport & Highways, Govt of India (opens new window)


Election Commission of India has launched National Voters' Service Portal. Click to visit for online registration, correction of entries, search voter lists, link Aadhaar Card etc. (opens new window)

Sri Manpal Singh Verma

Hon'ble Minister of State, Transport

Sri Akhilesh Yadav

Hon'ble Chief Minister,
Uttar Pradesh

Sri Gayatri Prasad Prajapati

Hon'ble Transport Minister,
Uttar Pradesh

Welcome to the website of the Transport Commissioner, Uttar Pradesh.

The Transport Commissioner's Organisation deals with various transport related matters like driving licenses, registration of motor vehicles, grant and renewal of permits, collection of taxes / fees, and all the other regulatory and enforcement functions assigned to it under provisions of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, and functions through its headquarters at Lucknow, and RTO & ARTO offices spread all across the state.

Departmental heads:

Principal Secretary

Mrs. Aradhana Shukla, IAS

Transport Commissioner

Sri K. Ravinder Naik, IAS

1-प्रदेश के विभिन्न जनपदों के थानों में निरुद्ध वाहनों की संख्या सम्बन्धी सूचना 2--प्रदेश के विभिन्न जनपदों के प्रदुषण जाँच केन्द्रों की सूचना 3-प्रदेश के समस्त जनपदों के डीलरों की सूची


Online facility to verify Driving License

Now DL issued from Lucknow & Noida can be verified online through the web portal https://parivahan.gov.in/parivahan . Similar facility for other districts will soon be available and the date of availability will be intimated in this news section.

Online facility to Submit DL Application

From 1st Oct 2016 all transport offices of UP will have the facility to submit the LL/DL application and to pay fee through online mode. The web portal is sarathi.nic.in. The offline facility means application submission at transport offices will remain available as usual.

CCTV  Installation
To ensure ‘Probity’ in public life and to bring ‘TRANSPARENCY’ in day to day functioning of RTO/ARTO offices, and to monitor their activities by TC office, CCTV Cameras have been installed in all Transport offices.

Computerized Learner License Test

To assess applicant’s ‘adequate knowledge & understanding’ of matters related to traffic rules/regulations and road safety, Computerized Learner License Test System was
Inaugurated in RTO Lucknow on 27 Jan, 2016 by Sri. Yasar Shah, Hon’ble Transport Minister.Now ‘Paper Based Manual Test System’ has been replaced by ‘Software Based Computerized Learner Licence System’ in all Transport Offices.

Special Drive for Auctioning the Seized Vehcles

A 15 day special drive is started to auction the vehicle seized by enforcement officers of Transport Department on the non payment of due taxes.

To Know Vehicle Details throughs SMS, Write VAHAN<SPACE>Vehicle Number and send it to 7738299899. Example- VAHAN UP32EN3644 and send on given number. A reply SMS will provide vehicle information. SMS Help


To know Vehicle Details, through web please click on Vahan National Register.


An exclusive Whatsapp Group named "Road Accident Victims & Relatives" has been Created to get valuable feedbacks and suggestions from general publc, especially from road accident victims and their relatives.

'Whatsapp Group' created for verification of Driving License and Registration For Insurance Companies required for expeditious settelment of motor accident claims. Insurance companies officers can join this group by sendng request letter addressed to the Relief officer headquarter, on given Whatsapp Number as well as our email- cctco-up@nic.in, with their authority signature. After joining this group they can share their queries in GROUP.

Whatsap Contact

Web based VAHAN 4.0 Application Software:

It is a centralized web enabled architecture with single database and application created by NIC Delhi for the whole country to cater the services related to vehicle registration, tax, fitnes etc. The new system will consolidate the database and applications for all RTOs across all states into a common, centralized platform and deliver the core services of Vahan throughout the country.

As a pilot project this system was started in Barabanki on 12, Jan 2016. From 19th, Jul 2016 it is started working in RTO office Lucknow.

For the benefit of citizen, this system in future will facilitate for providing many vehicle related services to the vehicle owners through online medium, and thereby minimize their visits to RTO offices.

Uttar Pradesh Road Safety Portal:

The Government of Uttar Pradesh is highly concerned about the steep rise in the number of road accidents, injuries and fatalities in recent years. Road accidents are caused by multiple factors involving designing of road, behaviour of drivers of motors vehicles and other road users , so road safety demands a holistic approach.Government of Uttar Pradesh is committed to bring significant reduction in road accidents.

The website uproadsafetycell.in is inaugurated by Shri Akhilesh Yadav, Hon'ble Chief Minister, Uttar Pradseh during the meeting of State Road Safety Council held in Lucknow on 03rd June 2016.


Online Driving License Application System:

Started in RTO Lucknow on 8th January 2015 as a pilot project.This system has been currently extended to Kanpur, Allahabad, Agra, Bareilly, Meerut, Ghaziabad, Gautambuddhnagar, Aligarh, Saharanpur and Jhansi. The online DL application system is available at https://sarathi.nic.in Applicant can now submit new LL or new DL application and pay the respective fee online. They can even online book a particular time-slot of their choice for bio-metrics and LL/DL test which is being conducted in the concerned RTO/ARTO offices. Guidelines of the process are given in Hindi and English.

From June 1, 2015 applications for Learning License and payment of fees in Lucknow RTO & Mahanagar ARTO offices are being accepted ONLY & ONLY through Online Submission. No manual submission of application or payment of fees is allowed. In rest of aforesaid offices both ONLINE and MANUAL application are being accepted.
Dealer Point Registration of Vehicles:

This system allows vehicle dealers selling new private vehicles to complete initial registration documentation and pay due taxes / fees directly into the government treasury through online payment gateway. Vehicle dealers in these districts may contact their respective RTO / ARTO for details and user ID / password. Please access the portal at https://vahan.up.nic.in/vahaninweb/faces/registration/jsp/index.jsp

Online booking of VIP/Fancy Registration Numbers:

VIP/Fancy Registration Numbers can be booked only through online medium. No manual booking is allowed. Website for RTO Lucknow and ARTO Barabanki is https://parivahan.gov.in/fancy and website for other Transport offices https://vahan.up.nic.in/UP_fancynumberbid/


SARATHI software based Smart Card Driving Licenses (SCDL)

Uttar Pradesh Transport Department has started issuance of SARATHI software based Smart Card Driving Licenses from January 9, 2013. We have allocated a separate page to SCDL from where you can download  the requisite forms, guidelines and instructions, which can be visited by clicking here.  


Online Multi-Option Vehicle Tax Payment System:

This provides owners of commercial vehicles registered in UP, the option to pay their taxes online. Now no need to visit transport offices and stand in line. Present payment modes include SBI internet banking, and ATM cum Debit / Credit cards of all leading banks. Please log on to the portal by clicking https://vahan.up.nic.in/up (opens new window). You may also read / download the Guidelines by clicking here.

Commercial vehicles of other states entering UP for a limited time period can also pay their online tax on the same portal, or by going directly to https://vahan.up.nic.in/upcheckpost/

Online National Permit System

Centralized online framework for Goods' Vehicles across the country, https://vahan.nic.in/npermit/ (opens new window)

Online National Register of Vehicles

provides vehicle details online. Access IDs are provided by NIC. Please read the procedures to have  your ID made by clicking https://vahan.nic.in/nrservices/ (opens new window)



Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC). Visit the official website of UPSRTC by clicking here (opens new window)


Office of the Transport Commissioner UP, Tehri Kothi, MG Marg, Lucknow - 226001 (UP)

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