The Vehicles Licensing Department, Licensing Agency of Roads & Transport Authority (RTA), has reported that as of 24 October 2010, it would start activation of the e-service of issuing several certificates online through RTA portal (www.rta.ae/licensing).
According to Abdul Kareem Nimaat, Director of Vehicles Licensing, RTA Licensing Agency, the new e-service included issuing vehicle ownership certificate, vehicle non-ownership certificate, and the number of vehicles owned certificate.
“The concerned body can verify the authenticity of the vehicle’s details through RTA website by entering the Certificate Number, and Traffic File Number. Accordingly, the client can issue the said certificate without having to visit RTA-affiliated service centers. However, certificates issuance will continue to be offered at the service outlets as well,” said Nimaat.
He continued: “This step is part of RTA efforts to broaden and enhance the scope of its e-services in keeping with the Dubai e-Government drive and as a contribution to the enhancement of the digital economy of the Dubai Emirate and its premier regional standing in this line. Through a work plan and a timeline aligned with the e-Government strategies, All RTA agencies are constantly in pursuit of upgrading their e-services with the aim of saving time and effort of customers and enabling them processes their transactions in handy manner”.
The Director of Vehicles Licensing called on RTA individual and corporate customers to step up the use of e-services tailor-made to provide handy services to all segments of the community, including obtaining certificates online.