How to Register Your Vehicle in e-CMR Portal in Nigeria (2024)
The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has recently set up the Central Motor Registry Information System (CMRIS).
This application, will enable owners of motor vehicles to easily apply for information from the Nigeria Police Central Motor Registry regarding the ownership of their vehicles as well as other details that would be helpful for improving national security and conducting investigations into motor vehicle theft and recovery.
Since the e-CMR was established, owners of motor vehicles can now use an internet-enabled device to remotely share information about their vehicles, their ownership, and other pertinent details that will support a more digitized police.
Many Nigerian car owners are unaware of the procedures involved on how to use the e-CMR portal to apply for their CMR Motor Vehicle Information Certificates.
The procedures that Nigerian car owners can follow to register for the e-CMR are described in this article by Nigerian Queries.
Furthermore, the benefits and advantages for Nigerians who register their cars on the e-CMR platform will also be addressed.
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE NPF CMR MOTOR VEHICLE INFORMATION CERTIFICATE ON THE E-CMR PORTAL
First and foremost, only internet-enabled devices—like personal computers or smartphones—may be used to register vehicles in the e-CMR website.
Whether you are an individual or a corporate organization, the following steps below should be complied with in order to apply for the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) CMR Motor Vehicle Information Certificate.
Step 1: Visit the official e-CMR portal at https://cmris.npf.gov.ng.
Step 2: Click on Get Started.
Step 4: If Your Profile Exists, Login Using Your Access Credentials.
Step 5: Provide Vehicle Details And Click Next.
Step 6: Confirm The Accuracy of Vehicle Details And Click Proceed.
Step 7: View Invoice And Make Payment Using Any of The Provided Payment Methods.
Step 8: Details of Request Will Be Sent to Registered Phone Number or Email.
THE BENEFITS AND ADVANTAGES OF REGISTERING YOUR CAR WITH THE E-CMR
The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) claims that residents who register their vehicles in the e-CMR programme reap a number of benefits.
Among these benefits is the fact that a digitalized CMR improves vehicle security by enabling the Police to prevent and quickly resolve vehicular crimes by using precise and up-to-date vehicle information provided at the time of registration.
Secondly, the Police are better equipped to enforce motor vehicle-related laws, like those pertaining to licensing and registration, thanks to the e-CMR.
In addition, the extensive database of the e-CMR portal will discourage would-be offenders from using vehicles for illicit/illegal purposes. The awareness that law enforcement authorities possess precise data can deter unlawful actions.
In instances of accidents or conflicts involving motor vehicles, the digitalized CMR will also aid in accelerating investigations, leading to prompt resolution and less discomfort for the public.
Furthermore, according to the Nigeria Police Force, maintaining accurate vehicle information helps ensure national security. It guarantees that automobiles connected to illegal activity can be located and dealt with quickly.
HOW MUCH IS THE NPF CMR IN NIGERIA?
The cost of registering your vehicle on the Central Motor Registry (CMR) on the e-CMR portal this year 2024, is ₦5,000 only. This amount might be subject to change possibly in future
THINGS TO NOTE ABOUT THE NIGERIAN POLICE CENTRAL MOTOR REGISTRY INFORMATION SYSTEM (CMRIS)
- All other CMR certificates that the NPF has previously granted are now void due to the cessation of manual processing and issuance of all CMR papers and certificates and the transition to the digitalized NPF CMR portal.
- You must be a car owner in Nigeria in order to be eligible for this NPF vehicle CMR registration.
- This specific document isn’t free upon registration, and the document will remain valid until you give the car to a new owner.
- Furthermore, The CMR vehicle documents is not renewed yearly like other vehicle documents.
- Make sure all of your car’s documentation is current and complete at all times to prevent police harassment of any kind.
CMR COMMAND PHONE CONTACT DETAILS FOR CMR QUERIES IN NIGERIA
If you have any questions regarding the registration of your vehicles on the CMR or anything pertaining to it, here are the CMR command centres phone numbers to call to answer your queries.
|CMR Command Centre Lagos
|CMR Command Centre Abuja
|CMR Information Centre Osun Command
|CMR Information Centre Abia Command
|CMR Information Centre Adamawa Command
|CMR Information Centre Akwa-Ibom Command
|CMR Information Centre Anambra Command
|CMR Information Centre Bauchi Command
|CMR Information Centre Bayelsa Command
|CMR Information Centre Benue Command
|CMR Information Centre Borno Command
|CMR Information Centre Cross-River Command
|CMR Information Centre Delta Command
|CMR Information Centre Ebonyi Command
|CMR Information Centre Edo Command
|CMR Information Centre Ekiti Command
|CMR Information Centre Enugu Command
|CMR Information Centre FCT Command
|CMR Information Centre Gombe Command
|CMR Information Centre Imo Command
|CMR Information Centre Jigawa Command
|CMR Information Centre Kaduna Command
|CMR Information Centre Kano Command
|CMR Information Centre Katsina Command
|CMR Information Centre Kebbi Command
|CMR Information Centre Kogi Command
|CMR Information Centre Kwara Command
|CMR Information Centre Lagos Command
|CMR Information Centre Nasarawa Command
|CMR Information Centre Niger Command
|CMR Information Centre Ogun Command
|CMR Information Centre Ondo Command
|CMR Information Centre Oyo Command
|CMR Information Centre Plateau Command
|CMR Information Centre River Command
|CMR Information Centre Sokoto Command
|CMR Information Centre Taraba Command
|CMR Information Centre Yobe Command
|CMR Information Centre Zamfara Command