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Car History Check

Enter the vehicle's registration number / number plate to see if it has a hidden past.

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Use this service to check if a vehicle has been written off, stolen, scrapped or has any outstanding finance agreements.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to check the history of a vehicle?

The report will be available on screen immediately after payment. You will also receive a PDF copy by email after completing your purchase.

What information is included in a vehicle history report?

All of our reports include records of write offs, stolen, scrapped, plate changes, color changes & more. Additionaly, it is possible to include an outstanding finance check if required. A sample report is also available to see what's included in a full report.

Will a vehicle history report include MOT history?

MOT and mileage history data is included in all history reports, however there is no need to pay to access this data. You can use our free car check service to check the MOT history of a vehicle free of charge. MOT tests completed in Northern Ireland are not currently included.

Can I get the name and address of the previous owners of a vehicle?

A vehicle history report will not include any personal information about the current or previous owners, including their name or address. If you have any specific questions about what information will be provided, please contact us before purchase.

What happens if no information is available for the vehicle?

If we are unable to provide a report, a full refund will be issued immediately. This is issued automatically and there is no need to contact us.

Can I check the history of a vehicle registered outside of the UK?

Vehicle history reports are available for UK vehicles registered with the DVLA. You can complete a free car check to see if we hold a record of the vehicle.

Do I need a car history check?

1 in 3 used vehicles have a hidden past.

Depending on the circumstances, this could leave you out of pocket or even result in your new car being seized.

Our car history check protects you against the risks of buying a car with a hidden history.

22% of vehicles checked in September 2020 were written off.

Our instant report can tell you if the vehicle has ever been written off, stolen, scrapped or has an outstanding finance agreement in place.

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What do our customers say?

"Really quick. Really cheap. Great service. Thanks"

"Quick,simple and reassurance when purchasing an expensive vehicle."

"Used a couple of times and really pleased,very quick and very thorough,thank you."

"Peace of mind at a reasonable price"

"Really easy to use and a good amount of detail on the report. Worth the investment when spending on a new vehicle."

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