Smart Cards Vehicle Registration by Punjab Excise Dept


Punjab Excise Department is going to replace the registration books with the new smart cards. It was announced previously that the smart cards would be issued for the registration of the vehicles during November 2017 but this process was delayed due to some unknown reasons. The latest reports show that the smart cards will be issued to the people during March this year.

Smart Cards

Punjab government wants to digitize the process of registration of vehicles through issue of smart cards to the vehicles owners. It will be added with some benefits over registration books and the size will also be reduced. The smart cards will have the size of a normal identity card but the registration books have large size and it was not easy to carry it.

The Director General of Excise Department said that the process required for the implementation of the technology, have been finalized. The authorities will not compel anyone to replace the registration books with the smart cards. It is the will of the owners to get the smart cards or not.


The owners of the vehicles can avail this facility of issue of the smart card for Rs.500. the interested vehicle owners will have to visit the office of the excise and pay the fee. The smart cards will have the chip that will show the previous status. There are some of other features, which are added in the smart card.

  • Vehicle owners name
  • CNIC/Passport Details
  • Chassis number
  • Registration number
  • Date of Registration
  • Engine Number
  • Previous registration
  • Token tax expiry date
  • Number of Cylinder
  • Type of body
  • Color of vehicle
  • Maker’s Name
  • Class of vehicle
  • Unladen weight
  • Reg. Laden weight
  • Tyre size
    • Front axle
    • Rear axle
    • Other axle
  • Year of manufacturing
  • Seating capacity
  • Horse power/CC
  • Assessed Annual Tax of RS

The government made the announcement of the replacement of the registration books of the smart cards two years before. The government invited the bids to implement the process and now the implementation of the smart cards will be started from Lahore.

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