Madras HC has passed a new rule for the requirement of an ePass for Ooty and Kodaikanal for all tourists entering the hill station. Let’s see how to apply for the epass!

What is the ePass for Ooty?

This new rule will be in effect from 7 May 2024 to 30 June 2024 to regulate the influx of tourists this summer. All tourists from outside the hill station will have to register for an ePass for their private vehicles.

Requirements for the ePass

You will need three items for the registration: · A valid governmental ID proof · Vehicle Number · Vehicle Type

How to Apply ePass for Ooty?

· Visit · Click on ‘Newly Launched Services’ and then ‘ePass_TN.’ · Register and enter the OTP received on the mobile number · Fill out the form by entering the required detail · Accept the declaration and obtain the pass!


Ooty is a beautiful hill town that is visited by many in summer. If you’re visiting, you will need an ePass for Ooty. Apply for it and have a hassle-free trip here!