The permit is valid for a period of five years. Special permits will be issued for a limited period for the conveyance of passengers on special occasions such as Fairs, Religious Gatherings, Seasonal business, or temporary need.
|Which vehicle requires a permit?|
|The following Transport Vehicles shall have permits issued by the concerned Regional Transport Authority or State Transport Authority to use the vehicle as a transport vehicle. Various categories of permits are issued depending upon the use of the vehicle. The following are categories of permits issued by S.T.A.
|Who is eligible for a permit?|
|Any registered owner of a transport vehicle can apply for the permit. However, there are restrictions or permits are made available only after notification of government.|
|Who enforces the permit conditions?|
|The Enforcement Wing of the Transport Department inspects the permit conditions.|
|What is the action taken against violation of permit conditions?|
|Action is taken by State Transport Authority (STA) against these offenders Under Section 86 of M.V. Act for suspension/cancellation of permits.|
|Where do I have to apply for different permits?|
|Application along with other necessary documents, as per checklists can be submitted at the Counter in the office of Secretary, State Transport Authority., Sector-18, Chandigarh.|