It's official we are now active! It's Official we are now active!

TRANSFORMATION OF LICENSING

RFID tags make the identification of legally licensed vehicles fast and reliable. Learn how they work. 

DEMERIT POINTS SYSTEM

If you commit an offence that carries demerit points, the points are added to your driving record. Learn more.

UTURN PORTAL

Spot speed cameras operate throughout T&T at carefully selected locations to prevent speed offences. Click for info.

TRAFFIC TICKETING SYSTEM

Enabling smart ticketing for enforcement of traffic violations. Learn how it works here....

RED LIGHT CAMERA SYSTEM

You will receive a ticket if your vehicle is caught on camera breaking a red light. Click to see penalties.

VEHICLE INSPECTION

To be licensed, all vehicles must meet standards set by law. Click here for info about the specifications for your vehicle. 

Coming Soon

Mobile Licensing Unit

Latest News

Update on Taxi Owner Fuel Relief Grant

Update on Taxi Owner Fuel Relief Grant

The Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago (GoRTT) has granted authorisation for the issuance of a Taxi Owners Fuel Relief Grant to mitigate the economic impacts faced by Taxi Owners, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Licensing Offices Nationwide Now Open

Licensing Offices Nationwide Now Open

ALL LICENSING OFFICES NATIONWIDE ARE OPEN FOR BUSINESS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY Persons are required to pre-book appointments utilizing the following numbers:612-2701, 612-2700 or 612-2710 and or Schedule an Appointment: https://www.picktime.com/licencingappointment

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Trinidad and Tobago Postal Corporation TTPOST

Trinidad and Tobago Postal Corporation TTPOST

Our partner for road safety - TTPOST performs two critical functions within the U-Turn system – delivering Citation Notices for traffic violations and facilitating payment of traffic tickets at twelve (12) approved locations. Click ‘Play’ and watch how TTPOST’s...

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Trinidad & Tobago Police Service (TTPS)

Trinidad & Tobago Police Service (TTPS)

U-Turn technology is moving TTPS from an archaic system to a robust IT platform for real-time information sharing. Learn all about the efficiency and accuracy of the new ticketing process under the U-Turn System. Ticket printing now takes 2-3 minutes maximum! Ticket...

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Traffic Enforcement Centre (TEC)

Traffic Enforcement Centre (TEC)

Using modern, technological advancements, the TEC has a profound impact on the road culture of Trinidad & Tobago by: Processing Red-Light & Speed Citation Notices; Allocation and management of the Demerit Points System, and Administration of the new...

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Useful Links 

MVRT Act Chapter 48.50
MVRT Act No. 9 of 2017
Traffic Notices
Vehicle Testing Stations
MOWT Divisions & Units

The Ministry of Works and Transport is one of the largest government organizations in Trinidad and Tobago. We are responsible for providing the necessary planning, manpower, design and construction of physical infrastructure and transport services which are critical for the social and economic development of Trinidad & Tobago...CLICK HERE FOR MORE

MOWT Services
  • Coastal Protection Unit
  • Construction Division
  • Drainage Division
  • Environmental, Health and Safety Unit (EHSU)
  • Highway Division
  • Mechanical Division
  • Maintenance Division
  • Maritime Services Division
  • Priority Bus Route Unit
  • Programme for Upgrading Roads Efficiency (PURE)
  • The Traffic Management Branch (TMB)
  • Traffic Warden Division
  • Transport Division
  • The Unemployment Relief Programme
  • Central Planning Unit

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Resources 

Driving Permit Applications & Renewals
  • Applying for a Provisional Driving Permit
  • Renewing your Driving Permit
  • Applicant Categories
  • Renewal of Driver's Permits for Ten (10) years.

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Replacement of Lost Permit
  • Issuance or Replacement Driver's Permit (Duplicate)
  • Applicable fees if you’re applying for a replacement of an expired driving permit

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Maxi Taxi Regulations
  • Applying for a Taxi-Driver's Badge & Taxi Driver's License
  • Associated fees for applying for a Taxi Driving Permit
  • Renewing of a Taxi Driver's Badge & Driving Permit
  • Fees for Replacement of a Taxi Badge & Taxi Driving Permit
  • Replacing your Taxi Driver's Badge & Driving Permit
  • Ownership of Maxi Taxi Services
  • Maxi Taxi Operator's Permit

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Class 4 & 5 Applications (Heavy T)

The applicant must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age and the holder of a driving permit of the next lower class of motor vehicle.

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Registration of Motor Vehicles
  • Fees for Registration of a Motor Vehicle
  • Registration of Foreign - Used vehicle
  • Change of Registration of a Motor Vehicle
  • Amendments to the Motor Vehicle Register Notification of Change of the following particulars

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Transfer of Ownership
  • Transfer of Ownership of a Motor Vehicle other than by Death
  • Transfer of Ownership of Motor Vehicle on Death of Registered Owner
  • Colour or Engine Number
  • Chassis Number
  • Name

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Visitor Requirements
  • Requirements for Visitors to drive in Trinidad &Tobago

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Dealer Requirements
  • Requirements for Dealer's License First Issue
  • Renewal of Dealer's License
  • Application for Replacement of a Dealer's License
  • Application for Rental Operation

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“The Ministry of Works and Transport proudly welcomes the Hon. Adrian Leonce, M.P. as Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry!”

#ThinkAgain

“Media Release: The Ministry of Works and Transport wishes to remind the motoring public during this festive season, of the existing legislation from the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act, as it pertains to driving while impaired by alcohol or other drugs.”

#DriveToStayAlive

“The Ministry of Works and Transport is inviting members of the public to adopt the necessary steps ahead of the implementation of the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act Chapter 48:50.”

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Notice for Drivers

For More information on the Amendments to the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act, please visit the Ministry’s website – www.mowt.gov.tt and click on MVRT Act Chapter 48 50 tab.

Remember, to avoid a traffic ticket and demerit points simply obey the road traffic laws. Do not act contrary to the law outlined in the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act Chapter 48:50. 

The Transport Division of the Ministry of Works and Transport wishes to advise all permit holders /motorists to ensure that their vehicles are in compliance with the TARE Weight and Maximum Gross TARE Weight in keeping with the law.