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Vehicle registration verification nigeria. A complete guide

vehicle registration verification nigeria

Sometime in 1988, the Federal Government of Nigeria founded the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC). The body was created via Decree No. 45 (of 1988). It was later amended by Decree No. 35 of the 1992 – referred to as the FRSC Act cap, 141 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria. It was later passes as the FRSC (establishment) Act 2007 by the National Assembly.

In Nigeria, going through the process of vehicle registration verification is very important. If your vehicle hasn’t been verified, please do so. And this article would guide you on things you need to do.

Autoreg verification

The Auto Reg is a Nigerian online platform which was launched in 2017. The purpose of creating Autoreg make the registration of vehicles in Nigeria easier. It also help them collect all necessary documents.

Before this smart innovation, the process and register of vehicles is a tough task for Nigerians.

According to the Punch Newspy, more than twelve million possess forged vehicle documents. That’s ridiculous.

Thanks to Autoreg, the verification process is now as easy as pie.

For more details about AutoReg, visit https://verify.autoreg.ng.

How to verify vehicle proof of ownership in nigeria

The verification of vehicle proof of ownership in Nigeria today has never been this easier.

Follow this simple steps to begin:

Visit the official website of the Motor Vehicle Registration Search at www.lsmvaapvs.org.

Type in your plate number. Please don’t add any space when typing. Just type the numbers together.

The registration and verification of your vehicle would pop up if the plate number is legitimate and correct.

Also, you can visit https://nvis.frsc.gov.ng.

how to verify vehicle proof of ownership in nigeria

Motor vehicle registration search

The government of Lagos State recently formed partnership with the State’s Motor Vehicle Administration Agency. In the process, a website was created to confirm the validity of a vehicle’s plate number.

It helps motorists and law enforcement agencies confirm whether cars are registered or not – as quickly as while on a checkpoint.

Also, delays and harassments experienced by motorists security agencies (especially from FRSC) are out to an end.

Known as MVRS (Motor Vehicle Registration Search), the search portal was powered by the Lagos State Ministry of Science and Technology. Vehicle registrations in Lagos State and other States can be verifie on MVRS.

How can I use this innovative search portal to check my vehicle registration?

Use this steps below:

Visit the official website of the Motor Vehicle Registration Search at www.lsmvaapvs.org.

Type in your plate number. Please don’t add any space when typing. Just type the numbers together.

The registration and verification of your vehicle would pop up if the plate number is legitimate and right.

How to check name from number plate

Checking your name from number plate is now made easy in Nigeria.

There are different methods but the easiest and fastest way is to check the details of your number plate is via SMS, right on your mobile phone.

Using this format, send: verifyplateno then your number plate to 33324.

For instance, if your number plate is ABK245BA, text verifyplateno ABK245BA to 33324.

plate number registration

Plate number registration

In 1992, the Vehicle Registration Plate of Nigeria was introduced. It was later revised in 2011.

In Africa Liberia and Nigeria are the only countries that use 6″ x 12″, just like the North American Standard. Egypt also use a similar size.

For Nigeria, the international code is WAN (West Africa Nigeria).

Verifying your vehicle’s plate number is simple.

Just visit the official website of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) by using this link https://nvis.frsc.gov.ng/VehicleManagement/VerifyPlateNo.

When you get there, input your plate number in the appropriate box. And don’t include space while typing your platee number. Type all together.

Finally click the “Verify” button. Your details will be displayed.

Vehicle registration in nigeria

To register your vehicle in Nigeria is now easier than before.

However, if you are in Lagos State, be prepared to provide these documents:

  • Tax identification number (TIN).
  • Insurance papers.
  • Custom papers. This is applicable to imported vehicles.
  • Insurance policy number.
  • ID documen. National identity card or international passport is acceptable.
  • Your proof of car ownership
  • Your proof of current residence.
  • And a valid driver’s license.

How to check original car plate number

Do you want to check ordinary car plate number in Nigeria? Here are some simple steps to follow in order to determine if a car’s plate number is fake or original.

Go to www.nvisng.org/numberplateverification.aspx on your computer or internet enabled phone.

Next, type one the number on your car plate. Don’t include space or hyphen when entering tour plate number. Write them together.

Finally, click the “Verify” button. The confirmation would display, whether it’s original or fake.

How to check validity of vehicle registration

To check the validity of your vehicle’s registration, simply visit https://nvis.frsc.gov.ng/VehicleManagement/VerifyPlateNo.

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Dan Hunter
Daniel is a Digital Marketer and a Copywriter.

He is a member of the Association of Business Executives (UK).

On most days, he enjoys writing, soccer, and spending time with Nature.

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