• For the registration of a motor vehicle in Sri Lanka, it should be a motor vehicle that has not been registered in this country earlier.
  • Left hand drive vehicles are not registered in Sri Lanka.
  • As the information given in MTA – 2 application used in vehicle registration is computerized. MTA-2 application should be completed only in English.
  • The Documents that are required to be submitted for the registration of a motor vehicle can be handed over to the relevant registration branch at the Head Office of the Department of Motor Traffic situated at Narahenpita, Colombo 05 from 09.00 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. on working days for the public sector.
  • Only motor bicycles are registered in DMT branch of District Secretariats.
  • Application forms are issued free of charge.
  • Application forms can be obtained from the applications counter at the Head Office or District Secretariats.

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