Trace (Car)Vehicle Registration Details: Owner Address by Number Plate

It is very easy to check any vehicle registration details if you follow the exact steps that I’m going to provide you here in this article. If you are trying to know the information about you RTO registration details, or if you are trying to trace some car owner using their number plate and locate their address then you are at the right place. let’s go more into the steps for tracing the car registration details directly now.

Note : If you are trying to track a vehicle in case of Hit and Run or theft related incidents then kindly contact your nearby police station and file an FIR.

Tracing Vehicle Registration Owner Address Details by Number Plate:

Back in 2009 there was not many options to find an owner using their car number and the only option was to ask your friend who’s working in govt RTO office or by asking your contacts in police but those happens mostly only in movies. Similarly there were not many methods available to trace mobile number owner but in 2017 things are changed. It is very easy to lookup anything with the help of internet and here you are going to read one such kind of article below.

There are two methods using which you can trace the car number using the number plate:

  1. Using SMS
  2. From website

Trace Car/Bike Vehicle Owner using SMS:

Provided from the ministry of road transport and highways, a simple method to get any registered vehicle information just by sending an SMS. The method is explained below in detail :

  • Type “VAHAN VehicleNumber” from your text message.
  • Send it to 7738299899

For example if the vehicle number is TN38CD0588 and you want to trace it then send message to 7738299899 as


Wait for About 5 minutes and you will receive a reply from DZ-VAAHAN with the details of the registered number.

Please note that SMS charges will be applied as per your network provider.

Car/Bike Vehicle Details that are provided are :

  • Vehicle Owner name
  • Vehicle Owner serial number (1st owner, 2nd owner…)
  • Bike/Car Vehicle Model
  • Registered RTO office
  • Expiry date of Vehicle

Track Bike/Car Registration Details from Website:

This is a free method to check vehicle registration details such as owner name, address and RTO where the vehicle is registered.

Websites to check Vehicle Information: 

It’s a straight forward method where you just need to enter the vehicle number in the given box in those websites and you will get the information quickly.

In both the websites I’ve used TN38CD0588 for the vehicle number.


Remember to Fill in the CAPTCHA.


In some cases because of the restriction from the RTO office, the name, address might not be provided and in such cases you need to contact the RTO office directly to know the details.

These 2 above mentioned method must work as described but incase if they don’t work then you can atleast make use of the below document I’m uploading to find some details about the vehicle registration details.

Download the Document here : City Wise RTO List

Do you have a better way to check the transport information? kindly leave a comment below regarding them and I will update the post if it’s useful.

Not clear about my post? Let me know in the comments.

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