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Documents required for normal transfer of the registered ownership of motor vehicle.

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01.MTA -6 ( Notice of Transfer)
02.MTA-8 application
03.Original Certificate of Registration(CR)
04.Revenue Licence for the year relevant to the date of transfer and a photocopy
05.A photocopy of transferee’s National Identity Card
06.Two colour or black & white photographs of the size of 3.5x 2.5 c.m. of the transferee obtained within 06 months prior to the date of application ( should have been certified overleaf by the Grama Niladhari of the relevant area, a Justice of Peace or a staff officer)
07.If the transferor or the new owner is a limited Company, forms should be signed with the embossed seal. If an embossed seal is not available, a letter on company’s letter head indicating the non-availability of an embossed seal should be submitted along with a photocopy of company registration certificate.
08.In case a mortgage, absolute ownership or a lease has been registered, a letter of its cancellation.
09.In case of payment luxury taxes, originals and photocopies of the relevant receipts.

When a motor vehicle imported under an import licence or purchased locally is being transferred to another, a sum amounting to 10% of the CIF value is charged from the transferee since 26 March 2014.

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Department of Motor Traffic

No: 581-341, Elvitigala Mavatha, Narahenpita, Colombo 05. .

Mr. Upul Priyantha de Silva
Fax Nos:+94-11-2694338

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Last Updated On: 2017-03-03 09:45:18
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