Schedule-2 

Schedule-2
(Relating to Sections 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and11)
Number Plate of Motor Vehicle
Clause (a):
Public motor vehicle (relating to Sub-section (5) of Section 6):
It must be in white figures and letters on a black plate.
Provided that, from now-onwards, the number plate of a tempo and
micro-bus registered with the Bagmati Zone and to be plied within and
outside the ring road of the Kathmandu Valley must be in black figures and
letters on a white plate. 2
Clause (b):
Tourist motor vehicle (relating to Sub-section (2) of Section 7):
It must be in white figures and letters on a green plate.
Clause (c):
Private motor vehicle (relating to Sub-section (3) of Section 8):
It must be in white figures and letters on a red plate.
Clause (d):
Government motor vehicle (relating to Sub-section (2) of Section 9):
It must be in red figures and letters on a white plate.
Clause (e):
Motor vehicle of a body corporate or corporation (relating to Sub-section (2)
of Section 10):
It must be in green figures and letters on a yellow plate.
1 The Schedule itself altered by the notice published in the Nepal Gazette dated 20 September 1999.
2 The proviso inserted by the notice published in the Nepal Gazette dated 19 October 2000.
70 Clause (f):
Diplomatic motor vehicle (relating to Sub-section (2) of Section 11):
It must be in white figures and letters on a blue plate.
Note:
1. The upper and lower half part of the number plate of motor vehicle carrying
the Prime Minister, Chief Justice, Speaker of the House of Representatives,
Chairperson of the National Assembly or member of the Council of
Ministers must be in white figures and letters on the blue background.
2. The size of a number plate of every kind of heavy or medium motor vehicle
must be 14″ x 8″, that of a four-wheel motor vehicle out of light motor
vehicles must be12″ x 7″, that of a three-wheel tempo etc. must be 10″ x 7″
and that of two-wheel motor cycle, scooter etc. must be 8″ x 5″.
3. The height and breadth of figures and letters in which the number plate of a
heavy motor vehicle and of a medium motor vehicle is written must be three-
inch and ½ inch, that of a four-wheel and three-wheel tempo etc., out of the
light motor vehicles, must be two-inch and ½ inch and that of a motor cycle,
scooter etc. must be two-inch and 3/8 inch, respectively.
4. The number plate of a motor vehicle must be written in figures and letters
leaving ½ inch (1/4 inch in the case of the number plate of a motor cycle,
scooter, etc.) on all the four sides of the number place. The distance between
the figures and letters must be at least ¼ inch and that between the upper and
lower lines must be at least ½ inch.