Enter your vehicle registration to check the tax and MOT expiry date of a vehicle. A free car check also includes other information such as make, model, colour & more.
When completing a number plate check, It can sometimes take up to 5 days for any changes to be reflected on the DVLA database. This includes road tax and MOT expiry dates.
More than 25% of vehicles checked this month were written off.
If you are considering buying or selling a vehicle, you should buy a car history check. Completing a full reg check helps to protect against the risks of buying a car with a hidden history.
Our free check includes more information than the GOV.UK vehicle tax service.
Find out even more about a vehicle, such as perfomance specifications and fuel economy figures which aren't available on the GOV.UK site. You can also check if the vehicle is recorded as stolen for free after creating an account.
You can pay your road tax online using the GOV.UK vehicle tax service.
You'll need the reminder letter (V11), V5C registration document (V5C) or new keeper slip given to you by the previous owner. Without at least one of these documents, you won't be able to pay your road tax online.
If you're buying a car, check it doesn't have a hidden history with our car history check. Reports are available on iOS, Android or on our website.
A free car check includes over 20 fields of information about a vehicle. This is available directly on our website or via our iOS and Android apps.
To drive your vehicle in the UK, it needs to meet the following requirements:
By performing a free vehicle enquiry, you can check the data held by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) and ensure you meet these minimum requirements.
Just enter your registration.