You need a Crit’Air sticker or ‘clean air certificate’ if you are driving in cities. You will need only the vehicle registration number. This is a 3rd party data provision service. Look up UK Road Tax amounts You will need the vehicle registration number and make. Vehicle registration help and services, forms and advice. For all cars and 2 wheelers, Quad Bikes and all other vehicles. Any vehicle, any origin We advise on all DVLA matters. C lick here.
If you can see this message, you’re not getting to see all the wonderful content on this website Author Topic: No documents – registration nightmare? Read times. It looks very solid comes from NSW , albeit is missing a few panels mainly wings , rear tub is rather dinged too.
Register. Machines that have not been previously registered in the UK will require: DVLA form V55/5, Dating Certificate (available from the Vespa Club); MOT (if.
When it come to registering a vehicle, one of the most off-putting things for a lot of people is the paperwork. Since the inception of the VHRA we have been issuing letters of authentication for barn finds, imports, reconstructed classics and all sorts of vehicles with or without identity. The service also runs to helping with the form filling too. When registering a vehicle, there are a number of requirements from the DVLA when it comes to confirming the age of a vehicle.
If you have old documentation supporting the vehicle registration, such as a buff log book or old tax discs, then the application is made via a V form. For this you will need a club on the V register to authenticate what you have. To qualify, cars do need to be relatively complete and in one piece. As supporting evidence of age, in the first instance a foreign title or registration document is preferred by the DVLA. After that, a letter from the manufacturer is seen as the next best thing.
The DVLA require an owner to provide evidence of the manufacturing date from the manufacturer where available. Until recently this has been problematic with Volkswagen vehicles as there has been a considerable lead time in obtaining such a document from the Volkswagen museum in Wolfsburg. However, this has changed, documents are now supplied from Volkswagen Classic Parts who are now able to supply a Data Sheet correlating production date and chassis number VIN with a slightly quicker turnaround.
I have supplied a sample of this document to the DVLA and received confirmation that it is admissible evidence for all applications. Should Volkswagen inform an owner in writing that they cannot provide the details then in most cases the Historic Volkswagen Club can help.
(2) provide a Dating Certificate for a new age-related UK registration number when the original number has been lost or there is insufficient evidence to recover.
Agency tells owners to prove their cars’ histories, or they’ll get Q-registrations. The DVLA is investigating owners of classic cars with Historic Vehicle status and demanding they send evidence to prove that their cars qualify for it – but won’t reveal the scale of its activities. The agency has been sending letters to owners asking them to send information to prove their cars qualify for the tax-free category for pre vehicles. In one of the letters, the agency warns that it may issue the owner of a Bugatti with a ‘Q’ regiatration plate, depending on the quality of information it receives.
John Vale, Vehicle Registration Policy team leader, said in the letter: ‘Initial investigations have confirmed that some historic vehicles have been built using replica or replacement parts, or a mixture of period and new components, and have therefore been incorrectly registered. The DVLA requires information about the provenance, construction and origin of your vehicle – you should provide it. If any amendments are needed, these will be made and a new vehicle registration certificate issued.
I have now been the elected committee member to liaise with the DVLA on behalf of club members for many years. To re- claim an original number can be and normally is a very lengthy process. Applications can be made at any time but the vehicle must be complete.
The more evidence presented the stronger the application will be. N.B.: All documents submitted must be dated during or before to qualify. I will then Copy.
Requirements for V to retain the bike’s original UK registration number. Please note that this is a UK service only. DVLA cannot approve overseas motorcycles. Important Note: The Dating letter supplied is in no way a guarantee of Authenticity of the vehicle and you should make your own investigations into the provenance of any Classic Motorcycle. Clear photographs of the complete Stamped Frame and Engine numbers are required and, Vin plate if fitted.
Chalk or marker pen rubbed into the numbers can aid photography. If evidence can’t be supplied then we reserve the right to refuse a Dating letter.
There are a couple of issues that are of interest to members, the first is the demise of the paper part of the photo card licence, the second is an apparent rule change regarding the evidence required to retain a registration mark. Firstly : although the DVLA have sent some people letters instructing them to destroy the paper part of their licence on the eighth of June, I would strongly advise you not to do so, I am certainly keeping mine.
Granted you do not need it in this country but until the system ‘beds in’ if abroad and for some reason you needed to unexpectedly hire a car you might have great difficulty doing so without it.
Your document must be dated within the last three months, immediately preceding the date of your application for an exchange or provisional driving licence. The.
The taxation class Historic Vehicle applies to any vehicle constructed before 1st January If you are in possession of a V5C Registration Certificate showing the date of registration as prior to 1st January and the taxation class showing as Historic Vehicle, providing all the details are correct on your V5C you can tax the vehicle online via our Electronic Vehicle Licensing EVL system by visiting the website www. For vehicles registered to a Northern Ireland address we will electronically check your vehicle is insured on the Motor Insurance Database.
The following documentation will need to be submitted:. If you are taxing as a new keeper, the following documentation will need to be submitted:. The V5C must show a date of registration prior to the Acceptable dating evidence can be obtained from:. An updated V5C will be returned within 4 weeks. If a V62 form is submitted a V5C will be returned within 6 weeks. The decision was announced by the Minister for transport following a Public Consultation in November More information on the historic vehicles taxation class can be found on information leaflet INF34 Taxing Historic Vehicles.
Form V62 can be downloaded from www.
Log in or Sign up. Ok, burocracy strikes again. Even though I sent my original Trabant service book pages containing VIN chassis number , DDR number plate details, date of first registration, and dealer stamped dated service details, photos of my car chassis plate with matching details, they still want further dating evidence. In their words, “If the vehicle manufacturer is no longer in existence we will consider accepting dating evidence from an alternative reliable source such as a vehicle owners club or enthusiasts club.
So who is the person to approach to get some dating evidence to satisfy DVLA? Has anyone on this forum recently been successful by doing this?
September – DVLA Registration News & Updates is an apparent rule change regarding the evidence required to retain a registration mark. (Buff or Green), An expired tax disc or insurance certificate (dated or earlier), If the.
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Should there be any issues with your application, we will be in contact to discuss it as soon as possible. This letter is produced primarily to assist the DVLA in allocating an age related number plate and can also be used when applying for tax exemption, for historic vehicles. VAT or free of charge if you are the first owner, of a UK machine. When registering machines in the UK that are over 10 years old, a CoC is currently not necessary.
However, a valid MOT Certificate, is required.