Vehicle Road Tax & Charges in Assam

Road Tax in Assam

Road Tax Rates for Two-wheelers in Assam

Assam’s road tax on two-wheelers is calculated based on its weight. Here are the different categories and taxes applicable to them:

Weight Class

Tax Liable

Lighter than 65 kg

Rs.1500

65 kg to 90 kg

Rs.2500

90 kg to 135 kg

Rs.3500

Heavier than 135 kg

Rs.4000

Two-wheelers with sidecars

Rs.1000 (additional)

Bike/scooter owners must remember that this tax payment is valid for 15 years since the vehicle’s registration. After this period ends, owners would need to service either Rs.500 or Rs.1000 at intervals of 5 years, based on the bike’s weight category.

Road Tax Rates for Four-wheelers in Assam

Assam car owners wondering about RTO tax Assam on cars can refer to the following to assess their liabilities during the vehicle’s registration. Remember, for Cars and four-wheelers, the vehicle cost is considered for taxation.

Vehicle Cost

Tax Rate (% of vehicle’s cost)

Less than Rs.3 lakh

3%

Between Rs.3 lakh and Rs.15 lakh

4%

Between Rs.15 lakh and Rs.20 lakh

5%

More than Rs.20 lakh

7%

After 15 years pass this one-time tax payment, vehicle owners would need to service between Rs.5000 and Rs.12000 as road taxes every five years, based on the actual ex-showroom price.

Road Tax Rates for Commercial Vehicles in Assam

Passenger vehicles used for commercial purposes draw road taxes as well. However, these are not one-time charges. Instead, owners can service these taxes annually or through quarterly instalments.

Vehicle Type

Yearly Road Tax

Quarterly Instalment

Passenger cars with a seating capacity of up to 3 individuals

Rs.1000

Rs.300

Passenger cars with a seating capacity between 4 and 6 individuals

Rs.2000

Rs.600

Passenger cars with a seating capacity between 7 and 12 individuals

Rs.6000

Rs.600

Passenger vehicles with a seating capacity between 13 and 30 individuals

Rs.8000

Rs.2200

Passenger vehicles with a seating capacity for more than 30 individuals

Rs.8000 + Rs.90 for every additional seat after 30

Rs.2200 + Rs.23 for every additional seat beyond 30

Tourist omnibus

Rs.14000

Rs.3500

Deluxe Express Buses with a seating capacity of more than 30 individuals

Rs.10000 + Rs.100 for every additional seat beyond 30

Rs.2500 + Rs.25 for every additional seat beyond 30

All Assam Super Deluxe contract carriage

Rs.50000

Rs.12500

Penalty for Non-payment of Road Taxes in Assam

List of RTOs in Assam

To complete vehicle registration and pay road taxes offline, one should know the name and location of all available RTOs in the state. Here is the list of RTOs operating in Assam – 

RTO LOCATIONS

RTO CODE

Guwahati, Kamrup

AS01

Dhubri

AS17

Nagaon

AS02

Goalpara

AS18

Jorhat

AS03

Bongaigaon

AS19

Sibsagar

AS04

Assam

AS20

Golaghat

AS05

Marigaon

AS21

Dibrugarh

AS06

Dhemaji

AS22

Lakhimpur district

AS07

Tinsukia

AS23

Dima Hasao

AS08

Hailakandi

AS24

Karbi Anglong

AS09

Kamrup Rural

AS25

Karimganj

AS10

Chirang

AS26

Cachar

AS11

Udalguri

AS27

Sonitpur

AS12

Baksa

AS28

Darrang

AS13

Assam new series

AS29

Nalbari

AS14

Assam

AS30

Barpeta

AS15

Assam

AS31

Kokrajhar

AS16

Now that you possess all of the necessary information regarding road tax payment in Assam, you are finally ready to own a vehicle in the state. After completing such formalities, drivers can venture out with their cars/bikes freely, without drawing fines, penalties or additional charges.

Keep driving and stay safe!

FAQs about Road Tax in Assam