"Vehicle registration" – what exactly does this involve?
Which Road Traffic Office is responsible for me? Where do I register my vehicle?
How do I register a car?
You will need proof of customs clearance to register an imported vehicle. To register your vehicle with the cantonal Road Traffic Office, the customs office will issue an inspection report form 13.20 A.
What is the electronic insurance certificate for and where is it sent?
Do I get a copy of the insurance certificate?
How much time do I have to register my vehicle?
When does the liability insurance take effect?
How much does it cost to register my car?
What documents do I need to register the motor vehicle?
You need the following documents:
- ID document: Swiss passport, ID card or foreigner's ID card
- Either the original of the vehicle registration document or the inspection (13.20 A) report in case of an imported vehicle
- Electronic insurance certificate of your insurance company
Would you like to retrieve your license plates you have deposited?
Would you like to retrieve your license plates you have deposited? Order the insurance certificate here.
For all other reasons, e.g. change of vehicle please contact your local agency or call us to request an insurance certificate.