The government of Sindh has introduced security featured Motor Vehicle Registration (MVR) smart card to ensure authentic registration of vehicles. 

With the help of MVR smart cards, the vehicles could be verified anywhere across the province through special devices. These smart cards are equipped with some advanced security features as compared to traditional registration books.

Mukesh Kumar Chawla, minister for Excise and Taxation, introduced the MVR smart cards on May 14th to eliminate forgery in transfer and registration of vehicles. Talking to the media at Civic Centre in Karachi, Mr. Chawla said:

This is a milestone achieved by the Sindh Government and such steps will not only eradicate the menace of fake registration of vehicles that was a real threat to law and order situation but also facilitate the citizens.

Syed Murad Ali Shah, Chief Minister Sindh also appreciated the step of introducing the MVR smart card for verification of the vehicles and asked the excise department to introduce such measures for motorcycles registration as well as a large number of street crimes were committed by the bikers.

How to Get MVR Smart Card

The new registrants of vehicle in the province will now be issued with the smart card at a nominal fee. Meanwhile, old registration book owners can also get a smart card by re-registering their vehicles.

MVR Smart Card – Features

The MVR smart card contains a SIM card module that can be linked to an electronic reader to verify a vehicle’s data including:

  • Vehicle owners name
  • CNIC/Passport Details
  • Chassis number
  • Registration number
  • Date of Registration
  • Engine Number
  • Previous registration
  • Token tax expiry date
  • Number of Cylinder
  • Type of body
  • Color of vehicle
  • Maker’s Name
  • Class of vehicle
  • Unladen weight
  • Reg. Laden wight
  • Tyre size
  • Front axle
  • Rear axle
  • Other axle
  • Year of manufacturing
  • Seating capacity
  • Horse power/CC
  • Assessed Annual Tax of RS