Motorcycle fees

Your fee will vary depending on the cubic capacity (engine size) and the postcode of where the motorcycle is usually kept.

The fees below are the total cost of the registration fee. This includes the Transport Accident Charge (TAC).

Check our concessions and discounts to see if you’re eligible for a concession or exemption on your motorcycle registration.

Recreational motorcycle registration


Standard motorcycle registration

Engine Capacity

(high risk) 
Outer metropolitan
(medium risk)
(low risk)
Engine capacity up to 60cc
$154.80 $154.80
Engine capacity from  61cc to 125cc $427.60 $383.60 $338.60
Engine capacity from 126cc to 500cc (Including Motorcycle Safety Levy) $547.50 $496.90 $448.50
Engine capacity from 126cc to 500cc (Exempt Motorcycle Safety Levy $469.40 $418.80 $370.40 
All electric vehicles $547.50 $496.90 $448.50
Engine capacity over 500cc (Including Motorcycle Safety Levy) $723.50 $650.90 $578.30
Engine capacity over 500cc (Exempt Motorcycle Safety Levy
$645.40  $572.80 $500.20 

The Motorcycle Safety Levy is incorporated into the TAC Charge for motorcycles with an engine capacity of 126cc or above. The levy only paid on one motorcycle registration per 12 month period. Any additional registered motorcycles over 126cc will be exempt from the levy.

Your motorcycle registration renewal will show if the Motorcycle Safety Levy applies. If the levy has been incorrectly applied to your motorcycle’s registration renewal, please contact us on 13 11 71 to have it updated. 

If you have paid a motorcycle registration renewal and the Motorcycle Safety Levy has been  applied in error, please complete a Request for refund form [PDF 147 KB] and send it to GPO Box 1644, Melbourne, Victoria, 3001.

* A card payment fee applies when using VISA or Mastercard


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