How to get HSRP to your Vehicles ?- Two and Three wheelers, Light Motor Vehicles, Passenger Cars ?

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As per the Government of Karnataka  Notification  No.TD  193 TDO 202 1, Dated 17-08-2023 and Circular No.CT/RGN-1/PR-434/ 2022-23, Dated 18-08-2023 issued by the Commissioner for Transport and Road Safety, Bangalore, affixation of HIGH SECURITY REGISTRATION PLATES (HSRP) is mandatory on all vehicles (Two & Three wheelers, Light Motor Vehicles, Passenger Cars, Medium & Heavy Commercial Vehicles, Trailer, Tractor etc.,) in the State  of Karnataka registered (old /existing vehicles) prior to 1st April 2019.

Process for  Flow for  affixation of HSRP on old vehicles

1. Visit   OR and click book HSRP.

2. Choose your Vehicle manufacturer.

3 . Fill basic vehicle details.

4. Choose dealer location as per your convenience for affixation of HSRP.

5. Pay HSRP fee online. No payment to be made in cash.

6. An OTP will be sent to the Mobile of vehicle owner.

7. Choose date and time of affixation as per your convenience. 8.. Visit any of your vehicle manufacturer I dealer.

9..  For affixation of HSRP, may be applied for Office premises / Home location  as  convenient.

Important points

1. Book your HSRP only through https:/ /transport .karnataka .gov .in OR

  • Don’t affix imitation HSRP I look alike plates I smart number plates such as with fake hologram / IND mark/INDIA inscribed or engraved from any open market road-side vendors. Those are not HSRP.
  • . No transaction in RTO Office such as change of ownership,  address, HPA / HPT, fitness etc will be permitted  w ithout the  affixation of HSRP.
  • No fine for vehicles presenting valid HSRP receipt upto 30 days from the appointment date

Deadline for HSRP affixation is  17. 11.2023.     Apply immediately.

A High Security Registration Plate (HSRP) is a type of vehicle registration plate that is designed with enhanced security features to prevent counterfeiting, tampering, and theft. These plates typically incorporate various security elements, including:

  1. Holograms: HSRPs often feature holographic images or hologram-based security elements, making it difficult to replicate the plate.
  2. Hot Stamping: Certain portions of the plate may be hot-stamped, creating a permanent and tamper-evident mark.
  3. Laser-Etching: Laser-etched characters and details provide a high level of durability and are challenging to alter.
  4. Special Materials: HSRPs are typically made from materials that are resistant to corrosion and wear, ensuring a longer lifespan.
  5. Unique Identification Numbers: Each HSRP is assigned a unique identification number, making it easier to track and verify the authenticity of the plate.

HSRPs are used in various countries to enhance vehicle registration security and reduce fraudulent activities associated with license plates. They are often mandatory for all vehicles and serve as an additional layer of security for law enforcement and government agencies to identify vehicles accurately.


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