How To Search Bike Owner Details With The Help of Bike Registration Number?

Published On Mar 07, 2021 11:00 AM By InsuranceDekho

This article mentions how you can check the vehicle registration details by using the vehicle number. It begins with a brief introduction of vehicle registration and then explains two procedures of checking the registration details with the help of a vehicle number.

A bike’s registratio number is one of the foremost things that new buyers take note of immediately after taking it home from a showroom. It helps bike owners get registered with the government authority to establish a link between their vehicle and them and helps in taxation or crime detection. For example, in case a vehicle brushes against you and rushes away without taking accountability for it, it would be difficult for you to file a case against the vehicle owner without having access to the registration number. But, there’s an easier way out of this and you can actually search the vehicle details without much hassle.

Ways To Find A Bike’s Registration Number

You can find a bike’s owner’s details with the help of the bike’s registration number by following the below-mentioned steps -

  • Online Mode

    VAHAN Website -

VAHAN is India’s national vehicle registry launched by the Government of India in 2011 in collaboration with the National Informatics Centre. You can check the vehicle registration details by following the below steps -

  1. Visit the official website of VAHAN at www.vahan.nic.gov.in
  2. Select the ‘Know Your Vehicle Details’ on the menu bar
  3. Upon being redirected to a new page, provide the bike registration details
  4. Enter the verification code provided below
  5. Click on ‘Search Vehicle’

You can now see all the registration details related to the vehicle as registered with the Regional Transport Office (RTO)

  • Offline Mode

    Via SMS

If you are not too comfortable in using the online format of knowing the bike owner details, you can also check the registration details via a sms in the following manner -

  1. Type VAHAN followed by space and enter the bike’s registration number
  2. Send your message to the number 773829989

The owner details of the bike will be sent to your mobile phone.

Disclaimer: This article is issued in the general public interest and meant for general information purposes only. Readers are advised not to rely on the contents of the article as conclusive in nature and should research further or consult an expert in this regard.

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