Turkey Vehicle Registry

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Revised Aug 2017 – Resource, Ministry Of Interior. Migration Management Ankara Office Turkey
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VEHICLE REGISTRY IN THE NAME OF FOREIGN NATIONALS

A. DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR THE REGISTRATION OF NEW (INVOICED) VEHICLES

1. Invoice or authorization document of the dealer arranging the invoice

2. Certificate of conformity

3. Mandatory Indemnity insurance

4. Original copy of Special Consumption Tax Payment Receipt

5. Citizenship number for foreigners

6. Registration and traffic document (To be obtained from Traffic Registry Branch or Bureau)

7. New registration file to be obtained from Chamber of Drivers

NOTE: It is mandatory to register within 3 months as of the invoice arrangement date.

If the vehicle is purchased on behalf of a company below documents will be provided in addition to the ones given above;

a) Copy of Chamber of Commerce Registration,

b) The list of authorized signatures.

B. DOCUMENTS REQUESTED FROM NEW REGISTRATION VEHICLES (CUSTOMS  TRAFFIC CERTIFICATE)

1. Customs traffic certificate

2. Certificate of Conformity

3. Mandatory Indemnity Insurance

4. Original Special Consumption Tax Payment Receipt

5. Citizenship number for foreigners

6. Registration and traffic document (To be obtained from Traffic Registry Branch or Bureau)

7. New registration file to be obtained from Chamber of Drivers

NOTE: It is mandatory to register within 3 months as of the certificate arrangement date.

If the vehicle is purchased on behalf of a company below documents will be provided in addition to the ones given above;

a) Copy of Chamber of Commerce Registration,

b) The list of authorized signatures.

NOTE: Vehicles of Foreign Nationals will be registered in MA-MZ group plates.
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DEPARTURE PROCEDURES FOR VEHICLES REGISTERED IN THE NAME OF FOREIGN NATIONALS

1. Process will be carried out for the vehicles in MA-MZ group of plates and vehicles reserved for diplomats and NATO.

2. Vehicle Traffic Registration and Application Procedures Form (Annex-1)

3. Plates of the vehicles

4. Registration and traffic documents of the vehicle

5. Petition

6.  Tax clearance certificate from the Tax Office (except for NATO personnel and diplomats)
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SECOND HAND VEHICLE PURHASE OF FOREIGN REAL PERSONS AND LEGAL ENTITIES IN TURKEY

1. If a vehicle registered in the name of a foreign real person or legal entity below should be provided;

a) Petition

b) Break off record for tax procedures

c)  Registration and traffic documents

d)  (D) Temporary Traffic Document and Plates will be granted for a vehicle license plate documents and plates of which are taken back if indemnity insurance which is also valid for overseas is provided.

2.  If a second hand vehicle sold to foreign national real persons or real entities through notary public is requested to be departed before it is registered in Turkey;

a) Petition

b) Notary Public Sale Certificate

c) Registration and traffic documents

d) Plates

e) Break off documents (from the tax office)

f)  Indemnity insurance which is valid for overseas
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REISSUE OF THE DOCUMENTS (WORN OUT)

1. Worn out registration and traffic documents will be reissued (Traffic Registration Branch or Bureau)

2. 1 ea vehicle Traffic Registration and Application Procedures Form (Annex-1)

3. Petition

4. Examination will be re-conducted if the examination period is over.

5. Application can either be submitted to the registration facility where the vehicle is registered or any registration facility in order to reissue worn out plates and documents.
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LOST REGISTRATION OR TRAFFIC DOCUMENT …”