Apply for a Registration Certificate Part II Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.

With the registration certificate Part II (formerly vehicle registration document) you can prove that you are allowed to dispose of the vehicle in question.

You may only use a vehicle subject to registration on public roads if it has been registered for it by the competent registration authority.

The registration certificate Part II is valid as proof of the right of disposal. However, it does not constitute proof of ownership.

It is an EU-wide document.

If an old vehicle registration document still exists for your vehicle, it remains valid.

  • Written form required: Yes

  • Personal appearance necessary: No


The completion of a Registration Certificate Part II or its first copy by the approval authority is only permitted on presentation

1. the certificate of conformity,

2. the data confirmation or

3. the certificate of individual approval of the vehicle.

4. Proof of the right of disposal: in the case of a new vehicle, this is e.B. the purchase contract, in the case of a used vehicle it would be the previous registration certificate Part II.

Related Links

  • § 12 Vehicle Registration Ordinance (FZV)

In the case of a new vehicle, you will usually receive a pre-filled form of the registration certificate Part II from the manufacturer in connection with the purchase of the vehicle.

As part of the authorisation, the Registration Certificate Part II shall be issued by the competent authority.

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