I want to apply for a vehicle license, what do I do?

For a new vehicle license

  • Visit the Garage Unit at the Kiribati Police Service in Betio for road worthiness inspection of vehicle, and a signed inspection form will be provided upon completion of vehicle inspection.
  • Bring the signed inspection form to Highway Authority office.
  • A new vehicle license (disc) is issued at various prices depending on the vehicle class and engine capacity.  See fees for each vehicle class.
  • A new plate number (which is shown on the license/disc) is also issued at a given price for a given vehicle class.
  • A new plate number is printed by a contracted company (Hanan, Betio) at its own given price. 

Other things required:

  • License fee