Vehicle Ownership Transfer
TRANSFERRING CAR OWNERSHIP – THE PROCESS
Like any other official process, certain regulations have to be followed to transfer vehicle ownership in the UAE. Both the seller and buyer have to provide a set of mandatory documents to ensure a quick and efficient transfer of ownership.
DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR INDIVIDUALS
Cars can be either registered in the name of the company or an individual. To transfer car ownership, individuals have to submit the following documents.
The seller needs to provide the Emirates ID and mulkiya (vehicle registration card). The seller also needs to provide the original passport copy with the residence visa and in case of a car loan, the final loan payment confirmation. If the car loan is not fully paid off then the seller would need to get a NOC/release letter from the bank.
Buyers must present the following:
DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR COMPANIES
In case the car is registered in the company’s name, the following documents are required.