NSW vehicle registration basics

Understand what’s involved in buying and registering a vehicle.

Buying and registering a vehicle

Planning to buy a car but unsure about rego? Here’s how to check registration before you buy, get registration in your name and understand costs.

Proof of registration entitlement

Find out what documents you need to prove how a vehicle came into your possession. Then you can register the vehicle in your name.

Registration and vehicle codes

Find the codes that apply to your vehicle or registration. Condition codes are listed on your registration certificate and certificate of approved operations.

Sign up for Digital Vehicle Registration

Get your renewal reminders and Certificate of Registration online with your MyServiceNSW Account.

Contact Transport for NSW

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