What Are the Documents Required to Get a FASTag?

byMehak BaglaLast Updated: May 27, 2024
Documents Required for FASTag Application

If you’re planning to buy a new FASTag for your vehicle, you need to make sure you have all the necessary documents. To get yourself a FASTag, you’ll need your vehicle’s registration certificate (RC), valid ID proof like an Aadhaar card or PAN card, and a passport-sized photo. For commercial vehicles, you may need some extra documents to get your FASTag. 

Since the documents you need can differ depending on whether you have a private or commercial vehicle, we have a simplified guide for you. 

Documents Required for FASTag

For Individuals:

For Corporates:

  • Vehicle Registration Certificate (RC)
  • Valid ID proof of authorized signatory
  • Passport-sized Photograph of authorized signatory
  • Company PAN card
  • Board resolution/authorization letter (if required by the issuing agency)
  • GST certificate (if applicable)

Note: These documents needed for FASTag may vary slightly depending on the FASTag issuing agency or provider. It’s advisable to check the specific requirements on their official website or contact them directly for accurate information.

How to Apply for a FASTag?

You can apply for a FASTag through various channels including online, at POS terminals, or banks. Online applications involve filling out forms on the respective websites, while offline applications can be done by visiting POS terminals or bank branches. Regardless of the method chosen, you’ll need to provide the necessary documents and complete the application process to get your FASTag.

Is It Mandatory to Submit Vehicle RC for FASTag?

Yes, submitting the vehicle Registration Certificate (RC) is mandatory when applying for FASTag. The RC contains important details about the vehicle, including registration number, owner’s name, and vehicle class, which are necessary for FASTag registration and activation.

How Do I Check if My FASTag KYC Is Incomplete?

If your KYC is incomplete, you’ll receive notifications via email, SMS, or notification from your bank’s app. 

To update your KYC online, follow these steps: 

  • Go to the official NETC website: https://www.netc.org.in/request-for-netc-FASTag
  • Select your FASTag issuer bank and click on the link.
  • Log in to your bank’s FASTag portal.
  • Update your KYC details online.

Alternatively,  you can directly visit your FASTag issuer’s official website and update your KYC details there.  

If you haven’t received any notifications from your bank, your KYC is likely complete, and no further action is needed.

In conclusion, having the right documents ready is key for applying for a FASTag without any trouble. Whether it’s your vehicle’s registration certificate, ID proof, or other necessary paperwork, make sure everything is in order for a smooth application process.

Disclaimer: This blog is here to make complex processes easier to understand. However, please be aware that information might become outdated or change over time, or updates may occur. As a result, there might be some differences in the information provided. We do our best to keep everything up-to-date, but we recommend verifying information on official websites for accuracy.


What are the charges for FASTag?

The maximum price for FASTag set by the government is Rs. 100, including GST. Additionally, banks may charge a security deposit of Rs. 200 and require an initial recharge amount of Rs. 200, depending on the vehicle class. It's best to keep enough balance in your FASTag wallet to avoid any issues at toll plazas.

How do I know if my FASTag KYC is incomplete?

If your FASTag KYC is incomplete, you'll receive notifications via email, SMS, or your bank's application regarding the incomplete KYC status.

How much time will it take for my KYC request to get processed?

Your KYC request will be processed within a maximum of 7 working days from the date of submission.

What is the validity of an exempted FASTag?

An exempted FASTag is valid for 5 years for government vehicles and 1 year for private vehicles.

Can we apply FASTag without RC?

No, you need your RC to apply for a FASTag.

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