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How to Apply Fastag Online & Recharge Fastag Online

The Government of India has made it mandatory to pay the toll fees at all the toll plazas across India through Fastag. From 1st December 2019, it is compulsory to pay the toll fees via Fastag only, if you don’t have the Fastag till now then you can apply it online through any Bank or you can even order it through Paytm or Amazon.

How to Order Fastag Through Paytm?

  • Open Paytm in your mobile
  • Search for Fastag and select Fastag
  • Toll & Fastag window will be displayed which contains Buy Fastag, Manage Fastag, Add Monet to Fastag, Other Toll Recharge options
  • Select Buy Fastag by taping on it
  • Fastag online order window will be displayed
  • Where you need to enter the Vehicle Registration number(RC), and must upload the scanned copies of RC (both front & Back)
  • After uploading the scanned copies of RC, now enter the delivery address and proceed for payment
  • For ordering Fastag one must pay Rs 500/-.
  • Price Breakup:
  • Tag cost Rs 100/-
  • Refundable Security Deposit Rs 250/-
  • Threshold amount Rs 150/- ( this amount will be added your Paytm Fastag Wallet.

How to Install the Fastag to Cars & Other Vehicles?

  • After getting the Fastag
  • Stick the fastag to the vehicle’s windshield (front glass of the vehicle)

How to get Fastag from Banks Online?

  • Visit any Bank’s official website
  • Now go to the Fastag online window
  • To order the fastag, one must register by filling the online fastag form
  • The application contains 4 parts, in the first part you must fill your personal information like name, date of birth, mail id, and mobile number and upload an identification document
  • In the second part, you have to enter your address details and upload an address proof document.
  • In the third part of the application, you must enter the vehicle’s information and upload the RC scanned copies of both front & back
  • After entering all the details, you must acknowledge the application form and pay the fees towards ordering the Fastag.
  • After the successful payment you will get the Fastag.
  • After getting the Fastag
  • Stick the fastag to the vehicle’s windshield (front glass of the vehicle)

How to Recharge Fastag Via Debit card/Credit Card/ UPI/Paytm/Google Pay/PhonePe ?

  • For recharging or adding money to your Fastag Wallet, you have to login by using your user id and password.
  • You can recharge or add money to Fastag account via Debit card/Credit Card/ UPI/Paytm/Google Pay/PhonePe etc.
  • Enter the amount you want to recharge and click make payment
  • Now select the payment gateway option according to your convenience
  • After the successful payment, your fastag will be recharged immediately within seconds.

What is Fastag/ ETC (Electronic Toll Collection)?

The National Highways Authority of India NHAI introduced a unique program to collect the Toll fees on all Toll Plazas across India through Online and the program is called as Fastag or Electronic toll Collection. The name itself indicates that it is a Tag or sticker or an identification mark which works quickly.

How Does Fastag Works?

Fastag is an electronic tool which is incorporated with RFID technology ( Radio Frequency Identification). Fastag enables you to drive the vehicles through all the Toll Plazas without stopping. Basically Fastag is a sticker which is pasted on your vehicle, whenever your vehicle passes through a Toll gate or a Toll Plaza the vehicle is identified with the help of RFID technology and enables the electronic deduction of toll fees and allows you for free passage.

What are Benefits of Fastag?

  • Fastag account is valid for 5 years.
  • You can recharge the Fastag account online depending on your requirement and convenience.
  • Fastag account can be recharged online through online transfer, Debit card, Credit Card, NEFT/RTGS etc.
  • Fastag saves your time and fuel at the tolls.
  • You can get the SMS alerts on each and every transaction made through the Fastag account.
  • You can check every transaction by visiting the Fastag customer portal.

 Documents Required Applying for Fastag:

If you are an Individual and applying for the Fastag then the following documents are required

  • Vehicle RC (Registration certificate)
  • Passport size Photo of the vehicle owner
  • Photo Identification Proof
  • Address Proof or Residential Proof.

Address proof Documents Applying for Fastag:

  • Driving License
  • Passport
  • Aadhar card
  • Voter ID
  • Any Utility Bills

Photo Identification Documents Applying for Fastag:

  • Driving License
  • Passport
  • Aadhar card
  • Voter ID
  • Ration Card

If the vehicle is on company name then you can submit the following documents while applying for Fastag.

  • Vehicle RC (Registration certificate)
  • Passport size Photo of the vehicle owner
  • KYC Documents

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