Vehicle Registration: General Information | Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec

Registering a Vehicle from outside Québec

To register a new or used vehicle obtained outside Québec:

  1. Telephone the Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec to find out what documents you require, depending on your situation.
  2. Bring the required documents to a Société de l'assurance automibile du Québec outlet and make the required payment in person.

To find a Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec service outlet, use the Find a Service Outlet online service.

Used Vehicles
Used vehicles obtained outside Québec must first undergo a mechanical inspection by a SAAQ-authorized inspection agent, except for:

  • Snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles
  • Snowblowers
  • Tool vehicles
  • Trailers under 900 kg

To find a mechanical inspection agent, use the Find a Service Outlet online service.

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