Renewing your vehicle is important when living in Abu Dhabi. All you have to do is get your vehicle tested from ADNOC vehicle testing centres if your car is older than three months. Get your motor insurance that is up to 12 months. Pay all your outstanding fines and then you will be able to renew your vehicle either online or by going to a centre.
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Vehicle Registration Renewal Abu Dhabi Contact & Location
There are about 9 places in Abu Dhabi from where you can renew your vehicles. They all open around 7 am and close around 7:30 pm. You can contact these places on:
|Renew Car Registration|
|Abu Dhabi Licensing Department & Heavy Vehicle||800 3333||http://www.dot.abudhabi.ae/|
|Light Vehicles Registration Office||800 3333||https://www.adpolice.gov.ae/|
|Drivers and Vehicles Licensing Department||800 3333|
|Emirates Transport government vehicle inspection||02 652 2600|
|Confiscated Cars Abu Dhabi||02 513 4277||https://www.adpolice.gov.ae/|
|Vehicle Registration||055 5728940||https://es.adpolice.gov.ae/trafficservices/PublicServices/Introduction.aspx?Culture=en#VehiclesServices|
|ADNOC Vehicle Inspection Centre||02 554 4098||https://www.adnocdistribution.ae/en/car-care/vehicle-inspection-centres-vic|
|Abu Dhabi Police Smart Traffic Centre|
Vehicle Registration Renewal Abu Dhabi Fees
You have several ways when it comes to registering your car for the first time. You can register it MOI smart application, their website, or Emirates vehicle gate. The first time registering fees is AED 400/-.
Further, before getting your car renewed you need to get it inspected, checked and insured. The cost of inspection is about AED 170/- and takes about 30 – 45 minutes. The fees for renewal is AED 350/-.
Vehicle Registration Renewal Abu Dhabi Submitting an Application
There are two ways that you can submit an application for car renewal and get it renewed in Abu Dhabi. The two ways are:
- Real Time – Once you have all the documents required and your car insured, you can visit the Abu Dhabi Police general Headquarters or one of the locations mentioned above. They will give you a new registration sticker once the process has been done. This sticker should then be stuck in your car over the old one.
- Online – Visit the Abu Dhabi Police e-services portal. Select the tab for registration, enter all required details, submit documents and confirm your preferred delivery method. Your renewal process will be processed within 5 working days. You can also visit MOI website or Emirates Vehicle gate for online renewal. The process will be the same.
Vehicle Registration Renewal Abu Dhabi Grace Period
Renewing your car is really important in Abu Dhabi. Your car is renewed for 12 months and you are given a grace period of 30 days in which you can get your car inspected, insured, and tested. The old insurance is applicable for 13 months that is it covers the costs of inspection during this grace period. However, If the car is not renewed after it, there is a hefty fine of AED 500/-.