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High Security Registration Plates
High security registration plates: Check benefits, process and penalty for violation

Though there will be no penal action till December 2022, the enforcement agencies will impose penalties from January 2023. Already timelines for affixing HSRP has been issued by the State Transport Authority (STA).

High Security Registration Plates
HSRP: Odisha number plate & stickering artist association threatens stir

The online service to book High Security Registration Plates (HSRPs) and colour-coded stickers for old vehicles in Odisha will be available by the end of June 1

High Security Number Plates
Odisha vehicle owners can apply for HSRP from June 1: STA

The online service to book High Security Registration Plates (HSRPs) and colour-coded stickers for old vehicles in Odisha will be available by the end of June 1, informed the State Transport Authority (STA) on Monday.

High Security Registration Plates
High-security registration plates: These vehicles cannot apply through online portal

The Odisha State Transport Authority (STA) has come up with a timeline for fixing the high security registration plates.

High Security Registration Plates
High security registration plates on old vehicles: Odisha STA issues guidelines

In case the vehicle is not affixed with HSRP within the scheduled date, e-challan shall be issued against the offending vehicle and attract fine of Rs. 5000 or Rs 10.000 under Section 192 of M.V. Act. 1988 as the case may be.

drive to check school vehicles
Safe transport of school children; here are the guidelines

Around 1096 vehicles engaged in transporting school students in the State have so far been penalised for flouting road safety rules in the last seven days in Odisha.

Crackdown on school buses
Safety of school students paramount, Odisha gears up to put brakes on unfit buses, vehicles

Noting that it is the school management’s responsibility to ensure that Supreme Court guidelines for plying of school buses are complied, the STA has now geared up for strict enforcement of ‘Policy on Transportation of School Children’ framed in 2016.

RTOs To Accept Medical Certificate Online For Issuing Driving License In Odisha
RTOs To Accept Medical Certificate Online For Issuing Driving License In Odisha

It is pertinent to mention here that it is mandatory for any person above 40 years of age who wishes to get a driving license or those going for driving license renewal to produce a medical certificate under the form 1 (A) as per Motor Vehicle Act.

Now Apply For Certified Copy Of Permit Without Visiting RTO: STA
Now Apply For Certified Copy Of Vehicle Permit Without Visiting RTO: STA

At present, the certified copy of permit is issued in VAHAN. It is provided by RTO manually which is a time consuming process.

Learner’s License Test To Resume In Odisha From Aug 11; Check Latest STA Notification
Learner’s License Test To Resume In Odisha From Aug 11; Check Latest STA Notification

The slot booking for LL test will be available from August 9 from 11 am. Subsequently, the applicants can book slot from 7 am to 10 pm every day.

Driving License Tests Get Tougher, Know Details
Covid-19 Surge: Odisha To Suspend Driving License and LL Tests; Check Latest Announcement

Bhubaneswar: With Covid-19 cases rising sharply, the Odisha government on Tuesday decided to suspend all Driving License (DL) and Learner’s License tests across the State. As per a notification issued…

vehicle-registtration
Odisha Collects Rs 11.24 Crore Revenue From Fancy Vehicle Registration Numbers

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has collected whopping revenue of Rs 11.24 crore from the sale of fancy and preferred vehicle registration number in the last six months (October 2020 to…

16820 Driving Licences Suspended In Odisha In 2 Months: STA
16820 Driving Licences Suspended In Odisha In 2 Months: STA

Bhubaneswar: The RTOs across the State have suspended 16,820 driving licences during the months of January and February for violating road safety guiltiness, the State Transport Authority (STA) said on Saturday. While 7960 DLs were suspended in January, a total of 8860 DLs were suspended in February, the STA informed. During the two months, the […]

MV-Act
Validity Of Learner’s License Extended In Odisha; Click For Latest STA Notification

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha State Transport Department (STA) on Saturday extended the validity of learner’s license till June 30, 2021 in view of the resurgence of Covid-19 in the State. As per the notification issued by STA, the move is expected to help the applicants to appear the final driving license (DL) test at a later […]

rto-ruish
Link Mobile Number, Vehicle Details To Avail Crucial Services At Any RTO: STA

Bhubaneswar: The State Transport Authority (STA) has come up with a slew of measures to improve the service-delivery mechanism in Regional Transport Offices (RTO) across Odisha. As part of the ongoing reforms initiatives, vehicle owners can avail various services including transfer of ownership, change of address and renewal of registration certificate in online mode at […]

rto-ruish
‘Renewal Of Driving License, RC, Transfer Of Ownership Can Be Done At Any RTO’

Bhubaneswar: In a major decision, the Odisha government has announced a slew of measures to facilitate people avail necessary services at Regional Transport Offices (RTOs) without  hassles. People no longer have to do rounds of any RTOs to renew their driving licence, Registration Certificate (RC) or transfer of ownership. As per the State Transport Authority […]

DL-SUSPENDED
Odisha: Over 4000 Driving Licenses Suspended In Last 21 Days

Bhubaneswar: In a massive crackdown on traffic violators, the driving licenses (DLs) of over 4,000 persons have been suspended in Odisha in the last 21 days. The DLs of 4267 persons have been suspended for three months on the charges of various traffic violations including drunken driving in different parts of the State. As per […]

rto-ruish
No Cash Payments For Vehicle Related Services On Vahan Portal From January 11: STA

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Transport Offices (RTOs) across Odisha will not accept cash for various vehicle related payments on Vahan portal with effect from January 11, 2021. The vehicle owners can pay online or the links provided by the RTO, tweeted State Transport Authority (STA) on Thursday. Earlier, all the Driving License (DL) related payments were […]

HIGHWAY
Transport, Private Vehicles Visiting Odisha Can Now Pay Taxes Online

Bhubaneswar: In a major relief to vehicle owners of other State, the Odisha Transport Department has now come up with a new online tax payment gateway. From now on, the transport or private vehicles, tractors, construction or school buses visiting Odisha can pay taxes, permit fees from the online portal, parivahan.gov.in. The user needs to […]

helmet-checking
Helmet Rule For Pillion Riders: Stricter Penalty For Violators In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: After making helmets mandatory for pillion riders, the Odisha government has now come up with stricter penalties for the violators. The State Transport Authority (STA) on Saturday clarified that the driving license of the biker will be not only be suspended for three months if found with pillion riders without helmets but he or […]

learner's-license
Odisha Extends Validity Of Learner's License Till March 31, 2021

Bhubaneswar: Good news for motorists as the Odisha government on Sunday extended the validity of learner’s license till March 31, 2021. As per the State Transport Authority (STA), the learner’s license which had expired since March 18, 2020, or world expire by December 31, 2020 will be treated as valid till March 31, next year. […]

LEARNERS-LICENCE-TEST
Learner's & Driving Licence System To Get Stringent In Odisha; Touch Screen Computers By March 2021

Bhubaneswar: Getting a learner’s or a driving licence will be user friendly but stricter for people of Odisha, the State Transport Authority (STA) said on Friday. The STA is taking a slew of new measures to make the entire process user friendly so that people do not face much hassles in obtaining a learner’s or […]

Private Buses
Fuel Price Hike Impact: Bus Fares Hiked Across All Categories In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Commuters will now have to cough up more while travelling in bus as the Odisha government on Monday increased the passenger bus fares with effective from immediate effect. The bus fares have been revised after a gap of almost five months in the State. The last changes in fares were made on 1 July […]

Laxmi Puja
Odisha: RTOs To Remain Open During Laxmi Puja Holiday

Bhubaneswar: The State Transport Department (STA) on Thursday announced that the all regional transport offices (RTOs) will remain open for one day during the Laxmi Puja holidays. An office order in this connection, which was issued by the Transport Commissioner of the State Transport Authority read, “Since, there are three Government holidays from 30 November […]

Road accidents in Odisha
Road Accidents, Fatalities Post Big Drop In Odisha In 2020

Bhubaneswar: Odisha has witnessed a steep decline in fatal accident cases in the first half of 2020 compared to the same period last year. According to a report released by the State Transport Authority (STA) today, road accidents in Odisha declined 30 per cent between January and July, 2020. As per STA data, 5125 accidents […]

Orissa High Court Orders FIRs Against 3 Officials Of Mahila PS
Ban Access Of Middlemen To RTO Premises: Orissa HC Upholds STA Order

Bhubaneswar: In a major development, the Orissa High Court has upheld the order of State Transport Authority (STA) prohibiting entry and eliminating the access of middlemen/agents to RTO premises for a people-friendly atmosphere in Regional Transport Offices. In order to free the RTOs from the influence of middlemen or agents, the State Transport Commissioner last […]

Traffic penalty for wrong-side driving
Odisha Extends Driving Licence, Fitness, Vehicle Registration Validity

Bhubaneswar: A day after the announcement to resume slot bookings for driving license (DL) and learners’ license (LL) tests, Odisha State Transport Department (STA) on Thursday withdrew the decision and informed that the process will remain suspended in view of the prevailing COVID-19 situation in the State. As per a notification issued by the STA, […]

Pollution-Testing
MV Act 2019: Online PUC Certificate Mandatory From Oct 1

Bhubaneswar: The State Transport Authority (STA) on Monday issued a fresh notification mentioning that the online Pollution under Control (PUC) certificate will be mandatory from October 1, 2019. No PUC Certificate will be accepted without being issued through VAHAN on or after October 1, 2019, said STA in the notification. The announcement came after the […]

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