Vehicle Registration Pre-Owned Distributors

1Personal Identification Document (DPI) of the Legal Representative (if not available, see special cases.)
2 Passport in case of a foreign person.
3Appointment of the Legal Representative and photocopy or legalized copy by an authorized Notary.
4Pay the process at the authorized banks for the first plates: 1-plate vehicle: Q60.00; 2-plates vehicle: Q120.00.
5 Fill out form SAT-2033, Statement for Vehicle Registration, its Modifications, Reissues and Value Added Tax payment. It must be signed by the Legal Representative.
6Second copy (Carrier) of the Customs Unique Declaration (DUA) and photocopy.
7Letter with letterhead signed by the legal representative, requesting the use of as distributor and authorizing the agent to make the procedure.
8File of authorized agencies by vehicle headships.
9The procedure must be carried out by an authorized Agent and/or Tax Assistant, who must submit the requirements of the Third parties.
Steps to follow:

1. Request SAT-2033 Form at the Tax Agency.

2. Pay at the authorized banks for the procedure of the first plates:

  • 1-plate vehicle: Q60.00; 2-plate vehicle: Q120.00.

3. Go to the Tax Agency with the requirements and payments made.

4. The teller of the agency will give you the Password to pay the Tax on the Circulation of the Vehicle, which you must cancel at the bank.

5. After the procedure, enter your Virtual Agency to reproduce your electronic badges.

What do I get?
  • License plates.
  • The electronic decal is reproduced through the portal of SAT, in the Decal Printing option.
  • You will get the electronic Circulation Card and the Title Certificate through the Virtual Agency. If you do not have the Virtual Agency, click here to request it.

Special cases

1. If you do not have the Personal Identification Document (DPI).

  • Attach the document issued by RENAP, certifying the process for the obtainment of this document, provided that, the Unique Identification Code (CUI) is displayed, with or without photography.

2. Vehicles with steering on the right side:

  • In addition to the established requirements, you must attach the original and a copy of the authorization issued by the Traffic Department of the National Civil Police, in accordance with Article 21 of Governmental Agreement Number 273-98, Regulation of the Traffic Law.

Offices or Agencies for
perform the procedure

Central Region

  • Galerías Prima
  • Plaza San Rafael
  • Pacific Villa Hermosa
  • Chimaltenango
  • El Progreso
  • Sacatepéquez

Procedure for authorized third parties:

  • Plaza San Rafael (Anexo)

Western Region

  • Quetzaltenango
  • Huehuetenango
  • San Marcos
  • Quiche
  • Sololá
  • Totonicapán

Northeast Region

  • Zacapa
  • Baja Verapaz
  • Alta Verapaz
  • Jalapa
  • Petén
  • Izabal
  • Chiquimula

Southern Region

  • Escuintla
  • Retalhuleu
  • Jutiapa
  • Santa Rosa
  • Suchitepéquez