|Ques.1||Which vehicle require permit ?|
|Ans.||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 vehicle. The following are categories of permits issued by S.T.A.
The permit is valid for the 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.
|Ques.2||Who is eligible for permit ?|
|Ans.||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.|
|Ques.3||Who enforces the permit conditions ?|
|Ans.||The Enforcement Wing of Transport Department inspects the permit conditions.|
|Ques.4||What is the action taken against violation of permit conditions ?|
|Ans.||Action is taken by State Transport Authority (STA) against these offenders Under Section 86 of M.V. Act for suspension/cancellation of permits.|
|Ques.5||Where do I have to apply for different permits ?|
|Ans.||Application along with other necessary documents, as per checklists can be submitted at the Counter in office of Secretary, State Transport Authority., Sector-18, Chandigarh.|
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