Car registration in the Czech Republic

Documents needed:

For a car registered in the EU and imported to the Czech republic:

  • COC list – certificate of conformity or original registration document
  • invoice or any other document of purchase
  • document of the car insurance in the Czech Republic (with minimum coverage of damage liability)
  • copy of your residence permit (including Czech birth number) and passport
  • record about the car technical inspection

For a car registered outside of the EU (Switzerland included) and imported to the Czech Republic:

  • original registration document
  • customs declaration
  • document of the car insurance in the Czech Republic (with minimum coverage of damage liability)
  • a copy of your residence permit (including Czech birth number) and passport
  • a record of the car‘s technical inspection and record from the car research institute

For the registration a new car purchased in the Czech Republic:

  • original registration document
  • the car invoice
  • copy of your residence permit (including Czech birth number) and passport
  • document of the car insurance in the Czech Republic (with minimum coverage of damage liability)

For the registration of a used car purchased in the Czech Republic:

  • original registration documents (large and small)
  • a copy of your residence permit (including Czech birth number) and passport
  • a copy of the previous owner‘s ID
  • documentation of car insurance in the Czech Republic (with minimum coverage of damage liability) – with the name of the new owner
    evidence check (a car inspection)

For further information don´t hesitate to contact us!

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