How to Transfer of Vehicle Ownership In Ivory Coast

Transfer of Vehicle Ownership In Ivory Coast By Yourself

  1. Make an appointment
    (i) In the current corona virus outbreak (ii) the Centre de GestionIntegree service(CGI) recommends to all applicants to schedule an appointment first, through the QUIPUX web site link
    (ii) Click to the left edge of your screen, and select the Make appointment.
    (iii) (iii) directed to the next page where you must fill in {all mandatory fields accurately every mandatory field accurately.the location, then under formality choose “carte grise” , CGI agency that you would like to fill in your application for, including date and time email address, complete name, telephone number and identification Document number)
    (iv) Accept the terms and conditions, then click “To send” tab.
    (v) You will be provided with information about your appointment, informing you that your appointment was considered by CGI DIGITAL.
    (vi) Alternately, you can (vi) alternatively, call the CGI toll-free number : 1320. Or (+225) 21006929 to schedule an appointment to book a time slot or for questions.
  2. Make sure you file your application
    (i) In the region, visit the connected Service Management Center (CGI) office, and you must make an appointment on the exact date and time.
    (ii) Contact (iii) go to the Department of transportation service desk and let them know you are interested, submit the application with precision.
    (iii) Choose the number for your control ticket and then wait for the number of your ticket to be called.
    (iv) Send the completed form with all additional documentation (listed further below) to the official in charge to verify and process.
    (v) (v) Pay the application fee at the local bank and you will receive a an invoice.
    (vi) In the event that the official who is in charge of the application is satisfied that the requirements for filling out the application are met , are issued the latest owner registration card gray within a single day.

Required Documents For Transfer of Vehicle Ownership

  • An image of the document that is legible (presentation from the original) that is marked “transferred” as well as the day of the transfer engraved in a legible, unalterable way.
  • A photocopy that is legible of the ID document valid (natural natural) of the person who purchased the vehicle.
  • If the buyer is a legal entity with a legible photocopy the legal ID documents (natural individual) or the legal representation of that person, and an image of the document that is appropriate to the legal status of the purchaser,
  • The photocopy must be legible and show the identity document (natural natural) of the person who owns the vehicle. When the vehicle’s owner is an authorized entity and has a legible photocopy of the identification document of the legal representative,
  • The original document of the transfer (Assignment contract that is legalized by the competent authority)
  • In the event that the card doesn’t have that of the person who transferred:
    • If the owner has died in the event of death: death certificate of owner and minutes of the council of Family an inheritance certificate that names the transferor as beneficiary identification documents of the beneficiary.
    • If you are a legally-qualified person in liquidation: the act of the appointment of the liquidator judgement of liquidation, identification document
  • A clear photocopy of the current sticker and certificate of technical inspection (presentation in the form of original),
  • The original gray card’s extract in the event that the gray card isn’t found in the database database
  • A authorization to sell is issued through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to the person who transfers the vehicle (if it’s bonded).
  • A certificate of exemption from customs duty issued by the customs department to the person who purchased the vehicle;
  • Photocopies of any legible insurance certificate
  • A photocopy of the CIE OR SODECI bill issued by the buyer and the assignor’s certificate or document of residence.

Office Locations and Contacts

Ministry of TransportAbidjan Plateau POSTEL 2001 Building 21st floor and 15th floor, PO
Box 01 BP 739 Abj 01
Phone: (+225) 20344880 / 20344871/20344875 / 20344858
Fax: (+225) 20 34 48 54
Website: website

Location: Abidjan Cocody Riviera golf 4, Rue E131
Phone: (+225) 22479560
Email address:

Integrated Management Center (Centre de GestionIntegree de service (CGI)
Department of Transportation located in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire
Address: Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire
Phone: (+225) 21230740

Integrated Management CenterYopougon(Centre de GestionIntegree de service (CGI)
Motor vehicle department within Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire
Address: S 608, Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire
Phone: +225 21 23 07 46


  • Anyone who wants to register the vehicle into their name after buying the vehicle from the owner.


  • Motorcycle 10000fr CFA
  • Motor vehicle:
      • Power less than 8hp equals 20000fr of CFA
      • Power equal to 8hp but under 11hp equals 25000fr
      • power equal to 12hp but not more than 16hp, 25000fr
      • Power equal to 16hp more than 30000fr of CFA
      • Semi-trailer, trailer and 30000fr of CFA


The Validity will be valid for a lifetime unless the vehicle is sold in the future. vehicle is made to a third party.

Processing Time

If all conditions have been fulfilled, the licensing process will be completed within one working day from the submission of application.

The Information You Need

  • Owner’s name is the title of the automobile
  • Contact information for both of the parties
  • Details on the gray card
  • The residential details of both parties
  • Identification document details
  • Owner’s name is the title of new owners.

The Document is required

It’s the process of changing the registration of a vehicle’s ownership details from the initial owner to the owner of the present vehicle following that vehicle has been sold.

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