Vehicles Registration

Requirements
1Personal Identification Document (DPI) of the owner (if you do not have it see special cases).
2 Passport in case of a foreign person.
3 Boleto de Ornato (Municipal tax on urban maintenance) of the current year for the buyer (not required for persons older than 65 years)
4Fill out form SAT-2033, Statement for Vehicle Registration, its Modifications, Reissues and Value Added Tax payment. It must be signed by the owner.
5 Fill out SAT-4041 form in Declaraguate to pay the Tax for the First Registration (IPRIMA). If your IPRIMA is multiple, you must fill out SAT-4081 form in Declaraguate and submit the SAT-2000 form or the certificate of the electronic declaration registration.
6Pay at the authorized banks the procedure of the first plates: 1-plate vehicle: Q60.00; 2-plates vehicle: Q120.00.
7Second copy (Carrier) of the Customs Unique Declaration (DUA) or Certificate of Authorization of the Clearance of the Goods and photocopy of the submitted document.
8Photocopy of the Title Certificate issued by the competent authority of the country from which the vehicle was imported or the document received in Customs and the invoice, if appropriate.
9 If the procedure is being made by a third party authorized to manage the RFV, this must submit  the requirements of Third Parties.
1Personal Identification Document (DPI) of the Legal Representative (if not available, see special cases.)
2 Passport in the case of a foreign person.
3Appointment of the Legal Representative and photocopy or legalized copy by an authorized Notary.
4Fill out form SAT-2033, Statement for Vehicle Registration, its Modifications, Reissues and Value Added Tax payment. It must be signed by the Legal Representative.
5 Fill out SAT-4041 form in Declaraguate to pay the Tax for the First Registration (IPRIMA). If your IPRIMA is multiple, you must fill out SAT-4081 form in Declaraguate and submit the SAT-2000 form or the certificate of the registration of electronic declaration.
6Pay at the authorized banks the process for the first plates: 1-plate vehicle: Q60.00; 2-plates vehicle: Q120.00.
7Second copy (Carrier) of the Customs Unique  Declaration (DUA) or the Certificate of Authorization of the Clearance of the Goods and photocopy of the submitted document.
8Photocopy of the Title Certificate issued by the competent authority of the country from which the vehicle was imported or the document received in Customs and the invoice, if appropriate.
9 If the procedure is being made by a third party authorized to manage the RFV, this must submit  the requirements of Third Parties
1Personal Identification Document (DPI) of the Legal Representative (if not available, see special cases.)
2 Passport in the case of a foreign person.
3Appointment of the Legal Representative and photocopy or legalized copy by an authorized Notary.
4Fill out form SAT-2033, Statement for Vehicle Registration, its Modifications, Reissues and Value Added Tax payment. It must be signed by Legal Representative.
5Second copy (Carrier) of the Customs Unique Declaration (DUA) or Certificate of Authorization of the Clearance of the Goods and photocopy of the submitted document.
6Certification of the entry to the inventory with the original signatures and stamps.
7Resolution issued by the Directorate of the State Assets.
8 If the procedure is being made by a third party authorized to manage the RFV, this must submit  the requirements of Third Parties.
Steps to follow:

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

2. Enter Declaraguate, fill out SAT-4041 form or SAT-4081 form to reproduce the SAT-2000 form and pay IPRIMA in the authorized banks of the system.

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

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

4. Go to a Tax Agency or Tax Office with the requirements and payments made.

5. The bank will give you the Password to pay the Tax on Vehicle Circulation, which you must cancel at the bank.

6. 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. To apply for license plates for urban, commercial, agricultural, construction or cargo transportation use, you must be registered in the Unified Tax Registry (RTU) and have an establishment and/or commercial activity in operation related to the use of the vehicle.

3. 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