Vehicle Registration Renewal

In a hurry to renew your vehicle registration? Save time and renew online! While you're here, don't forget to sign up for free renewal reminders.

You need:

Read below for things you need to know before renewing online.

How do I renew online?

  1. Find out if you can renew online:
    • You have:
      • a Class 3 passenger vehicle - car, light truck, van or motorhome
      • a Class 3 motorcycle
      • a Class 3 off-highway vehicle
      • a Class 1 or Class 3 commercial trailer
      • a Class 2 farm vehicle - truck, utility, sport utility or cargo van
      • a Class 1 commercial car rental
    • Your vehicle is not registered as a fleet or company vehicle
    • Your address has not changed
    • Your registration has not been expired for more than 12 months
    • Your vehicle has valid insurance
    • You want to renew your vehicle registration for one year
    • You have no outstanding fines, maintenance enforcement restrictions or motor vehicle debts
  2. Have the following ready before you renew online:
    • Your MyAlberta Digital ID account information. You will be required to sign into your MyAlberta Digital ID account in order to complete the service.
    • Your current vehicle registration certificate, which contains your licence plate number and your registration number.
    • Your valid driver's licence, which contains your driver's licence number and your MVID.
    • Your valid insurance pink card as proof of insurance coverage. Your insurance must provide public liability and property damage coverage under an owner's automobile insurance policy as provided for in the Alberta Insurance Act.
    • Your credit or debit card ready to make a payment. MyAlberta eServices accepts Visa Credit and Debit, MasterCard, American Express, or Interac Online.
  3. As part of the process you'll be asked to choose your preferred registry. We encourage you to choose the local registry in your community.
  4. You will receive a confirmation email from Please keep this as your proof of purchase.
  5. Your new vehicle registration certificate will be available as a PDF document from MyAlberta eServices - under My Account, My Digital Downloads.
    • A copy of your registration certificate will not be mailed to you. You may print your vehicle registration certificate on plain white paper or present it on your mobile device.
    • You will be able to access your vehicle registration certificate digital download for 365 days from the date of purchase.
    • The initial digital download is only available between 6:00 AM and 10:00 PM Mountain Time. If you are renewing your vehicle registration outside of these hours, your initial digital download will be available the next day at 6:00 AM.
    • Your vehicle registration certificate is proof that the vehicle is currently registered. Licence plate expiry stickers are no longer required as of January 1, 2021.