Selecting a language will automatically trigger the translation of the page content.

Authorization and approval to register vehicles: how to get them?

Verified 05 June 2020 - Directorate of Legal and Administrative Information (Prime Minister), Ministry of the Interior

Enabling is an authorization to access vehicle registration system (SIV).. This site allows to carry out the registration and obtaining of the gray card on behalf of an individual.

The authorization is only granted to car professionals and car rental agents by the Ministry of the Interior (Prefect).

Approval allows the collection of taxes and fees related to registration. It is granted to automobile professionals and renters. It allows the funds to be paid back to the public treasury either by direct debit or by bank payment.


to be approved, you must be authorized. However, it is possible to be authorized without being approved.

Automobile professionals and car rental companies must apply for their authorization and/or authorization using a telemetry procedure.

The application for approval may be submitted at the same time as the application for authorization or later.

Application for authorization and approval of the SIV by automotive professionals

Once the application is entered, a number will be assigned.

Then, contact the prefecture of the company's headquarters department to

  • obtain a list of supporting documents to be provided
  • and how the authorization and/or approval agreement is to be signed.

To small and medium-sized and micro-entreprises, do you have a business project, a difficulty or a question ?

Quick and simple public service: you will be contacted over the phone by one of our experts.

Speak with an advisor on Place des Entreprises