Advertisements on Vehicles License

Service description

Target group of service: Individuals who affix or paint any advertisements and promotional messages on the outside of the body of vehicles

Eligibility for application: Any natural or legal persons

Result of service: The IAM issues licenses to individuals who affix or paint advertisements on the body of vehicles

Enquiry channels

Unit in charge: Division of Administrative Licensing


1. Integrated Services Centre: Avenida da Praia Grande, n.os 762-804, Edifício China Plaza, 2.º andar, Macau;
2. Northern District Public Services Centre: Rua Nova da Areia Preta, n.º 52, Centro de Serviços da RAEM, Macau;
3. Northern District Public Services Centre - Toi San Station: Avenida de Artur Tamagnini Barbosa, n.º 127, Edifício D.ª Julieta Nobre de Carvalho, Bloco B, R/C, Macau;
4. Northern District Public Services Centre - Fai Chi Kei Station: Rua Nova do Patane, Habitação Social de Fai Chi Kei, Edifício Fai Tat, Bloco II, R/C, Lojas G e H, Macau;
5. Central District Public Services Centre: Rotunda de Carlos da Maia, n.os 5 e 7, Complexo da Rotunda de Carlos da Maia, 3.º andar, Macau;
6. Central District Public Services Centre - S. Lourenço Station: Rua de João Lecaros, Complexo Municipal do Mercado de S. Lourenço, 4.º andar, Macau;
7. Islands District Public Services Centre: Rua da Ponte Negra, Bairro Social da Taipa, n.º 75K, Taipa;
8. Islands District Public Services Centre - Seac Pai Van Station: Avenida de Vale das Borboletas, Complexo Comunitário de Seac Pai Van, 6.º andar, Coloane.
9. Macao Government Services Centre in Islands: Rua de Coimbra, n.º 225, 3. andar, Taipa.

Office hours:

Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (no lunch break, closed on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays)
Tel / Fax:
Civic Service Hotline: 2833 7676
Fax: 2871 1203



  • First-time Application
  • Renewal
  • Replacement
  • Cancellation and Refund of Security Deposit
  • Change of advertising content


  • “Regulamento do Transporte de Passageiros em Automveis Ligeiros de Aluguer ou Txis” approved by Order no. 366/99/M
  • Law no. 5/2002 “Regulamento do Imposto sobre Veculos Motorizados” amended by Law no. 1/2012 and Law no. 14/2015
  • Law no. 7/89/M – “Actividade Publicitria”
  • Administrative Regulation no. 28/2004 – Approval of “General Regulations Governing Public Places”
  • “Cdigo do Procedimento Administrativo” approved by Decree-Law no. 57/99/M
  • “Regulamento do Trnsito Rodovirio” approved by Decree-Law no. 17/93/M
  • Announcement by former Leal Senado – “Regulamento das Inspeces e da Fixao de Diversas Caractersticas dos Veculos Automveis”


  • In accordance with stipulations of Clause 1 of Article 19, Clause 1 d) of Article 27 and Article 31 c) of Law no. 7/89/M, the IAM can impose a penalty between MOP2,000 and MOP12,000 on individuals involved in placement of advertisements without license. Furthermore, in accordance with Clause 2 1) of Article 33 of Administrative Regulation no. 28/2004 “General Regulations Governing Public Places”, the IAM has the right to order removal of illegal advertisements.
Last Update:31/12/2019