Vehicle fees

The total cost for registration in Victoria includes a registration fee and a Transport Accident Charge (TAC).

The registration component is determined by the type of vehicle (sedan, 4WD) and the TAC is calculated based on where your vehicle is usually kept (risk zone). 

Find out more about the Transport Accident Commission charge on our website and work out what zone you live in.

Visit registration concessions to check if you're eligible for a concession or exemption on your vehicle registration.

Please note that the below tables list annual fees. Use the renewal fee calculator on this webpage to find out the total cost based on your postcode. A card payment fee applies when using VISA or Mastercard.

Sedan, station wagon, hatch & 4WD vehicles

Vehicle location Total cost
Metropolitan area (high risk zone)
Outer metropolitan (medium risk zone)
Rural (low risk zone)

Goods carrying vehicles - up to 2 tonnes

Vehicle primarily designed for carrying goods includes utility and dual cab ute.

Vehicle location Total cost
Metropolitan (high risk zone) $817.60
Outer Metropolitan (medium risk zone) $691.10
Rural (low risk zone) $569.00

Light trailer (including caravan)

Vehicle type Reg fee
Trailer (including caravans)
Private* or Business Use or Government, Shire, Council and Approved Bodies


* Private use is defined as a vehicle that is used exclusively for social, domestic or pleasure purposes.

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