Check your vehicle registration

Check your vehicle or trailer registration status, expiry and inspection date below.

If your registration details don't display, read below for other ways to check your rego or contact MVR.


The search is only available for vehicles that have been or are registered in the Northern Territory (NT).

The registration details are provided for the user's information only. The NT Government and Motor Vehicle Registry (MVR) take no responsibility for any misuse of the information obtained through this service.

The information provided is collected from vehicle owners and other vehicle registration authorities throughout Australia.

While care has been taken to ensure that the information provided is true and correct, the accuracy, completeness and currency of the information provided through the service depends on upon the accuracy, completeness and currency of the information provided to MVR.

MVR does not independently verify the accuracy of the information.

MVR makes no warranty as to the correctness of the information provided or it's suitability for a particular purpose.

You will need to enter the characters on your number plate, for example CA11AA.

Number plate - CA11AA

If you're checking a trailer plate, use the leading character 'T', for example TA3456.

Trailer plate - TA3456

If you have a WWII plate, you will need to enter 'WWII' followed by the plate number, for example WWII956. This also applies for passenger vehicles such as TAXI956 and MO1956.

WWII plate - WWII956

By phone

You can call the MVR call centre on 1300 654 628 to:

  • check your registration expiry date
  • check your vehicle inspection due date.

By email

You can check your registration detail by emailing

NT Rego app

The NT Rego app is a free NT Government app for your smartphone or tablet.

Find out more about the NT Rego app.

In person

You can check your registration details during business hours at a MVR office.

Through the Personal Property Securities Register

The Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) is a national register where you can get the following information on a particular vehicle:

  • registration status
  • written off or stolen status
  • monies owing (debt) to banks or finance companies on a vehicle.

You can call the PPSR on 1300 007 777 or go to the Personal Property Securities Register website.

You will need the vehicle identification number (VIN) or chassis number to check the register. There is a small fee for this service.

Last updated: 22 September 2020

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