NT Rego app

NT Rego is a free official Northern Territory (NT) Government app for your smartphone or tablet.

In the app, you can:

  • check any NT-registered vehicle's registration status, expiry and inspection due date - find out how
  • set up reminders for your vehicle registration renewal - find out how
  • find your nearest authorised inspector and call them
  • submit your vehicle inspection report.

The app also has links for you to:

  • renew your NT vehicle registration and driver licence
  • access MVR for Business
  • update your contact details and request to have your renewal notices sent by SMS or email
  • book a vehicle inspection at the Wishart inspection facility (Darwin)
  • create and order NT personalised plates
  • find a nearby Motor Vehicle Registry (MVR) office
  • go to the MVR website to find services.

Get the app

The app is compatible with:

  • Android devices with version 4.0 or later
  • iPhones, iPod touch and iPads with iOS 8.0 or later.

Get it on Google Play

Download on the App Store


Below are some instructions to help you use the app.

You must enter the characters and numbers on your number plate - for example CA11AA.

Number plate - CA11AA

For plates with leading characters, you must also enter the characters before the number.

If you're checking a:

  • trailer plate - use the leading character 'T' - for example TA3456
    Trailer plate - TA3456
  • WWII plate - use the leading characters 'WWII' - for example WWII956
    WWII plate - WWII956
  • commercial passenger vehicle plate - use the leading characters ‘TAXI’ and ‘MO’ - for example TAXI956 and MO1956
    Example of a taxi number plate
  • club registration plate - use the leading characters 'CLUB' - for example CLUBOLDCAR
    Club registration plates sample
  • pastoral vehicle registration plate - use the leading character 'P' - for example P1234.

If you can't find what you're looking for, call the MVR on 1300 654 628.

You must set up the reminder on the NT Rego app every renewal period.

To get reminders, follow these steps:

Step 1. Open the NT Rego app.

Step 2. Click 'registration check' and enter your registration number.

Step 3. Select your vehicle.

Step 4. Click 'set reminder'.

If you get a prompt to allow the app to show notifications, you must approve this.

You will get a notification 6 weeks, 4 weeks and one week before your registration is due.

Last updated: 27 April 2022

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