Do you consent to dvla sending personal information from your driver record to you at the above email address in response to this. Cancel vehicle tax and take your vehicle off the road. If youve sold your car to your insurance company, they might sometimes ask you for the entire logbook. Instead of filling out sections of the v5c logbook and sending it off to the dvla, you can simply log on to the dvla website to inform it of the change of. Tell dvla youve sold, transferred or bought a vehicle gov.
Sending off me reg docs to dvla to get addresses on em changed should i put each do in a seperate enveloped and send it registered or all o them in one and send that registered. Tell dvla youve sold, transferred or bought a vehicle. Unlawfully obtaining or accessing personal data is a criminal offence under section 55 of the data protection act 1998 as amended. Until october 2015, if an insurance company wrote off a car the dvla would refuse to issue a replacement v5c until the car had undergone a vehicle identity check vic.
One of our readers got in touch to say that the dvla had lost identity documents of both my kids. He took the purchasers details, made them sign the logbook and did all the things you would be expected to do. Oct 03, 2014 sent my logbook of for my skoda on the 22914 via 1st class recorded signed for delivery as i have moved house checked track and trace online and it states that it still is in process of delivery, max 1st class ever takes is 7 working days really annoyed if they have lost it as i will have to fi. V5c vehicle registration certificate logbook young driver. Plus you send your applicable documents to us mot certificate, id with any road tax fee and we act as agent, sending off to and communicating with the dvla. Instead of filling out sections of the v5c logbook and sending it off to the dvla, you can simply log on to the dvla website to. Fill in the application form with your details to apply for a new log book using form v62. Apply for replacement log book by post download the document titled apply for a vehicle registration certificate form v62. How to make a sorn online for your vehicle using the v5c logbook 2020. Contact dvla if you do not receive anything 6 weeks after sending in form v62. Therefore, its hardly surprising that the dvla has set up both an online portal and a helpline to field a large number of logbook enquiries that may crop up for motorists up and down the uk. You may receive a logbook with your new vehicle but if you dont, there are ways and means around arranging for a new one to be sent to you. Tell dvla when you no longer own a vehicle, or you buy a vehicle as either a registered keeper or motor trader. When you sell or transfer your vehicle you must notify the dvla straight away using the v5c part of your registration document.
Selling to a private buyer if you dont have your v5c registration document you. Update your vehicle log book v5c and send it to dvla to change your address or name. Parking tickets dvla sent logbook to wrong address. Tax your vehicle online before sending your log book to dvla. I went to send off the v62 today at the post office and their information was completely different from the dvla. If you dont have one of these, then you can use the v5c reference number for existing keepers, or the new keeper reference number from the v5c2. You must update your vehicle log book v5c if you change your address or name. Step by step guide on telling dvla youve sold your car follow these steps if your car is being sold ownership transfer for resale, repair or parts. If you did not get a log book for your new vehicle. When sending in your logbook to the dvla, the team will handle your request and amend any details andor dispatch a new version of the documentation if applicable.
Then provide the 16digit reference from the v11 reminder that is sent to tell drivers their tax needs renewing. Before sending the letter to the dvla, you need to pay to mail a fine in the amount of 25 pounds for the lack of the certificate of registration and to enclose payment receipt of the letter. Dvla aims to send out a new v5c to you within 2 to 4 weeks of getting the old v5c from the seller. The logbook is one of the most important facets of your vehicle and your entitlement to be able to drive. What information do i need to provide to the dvla if i.
Later becoming concerned as had used the dart charge and was expecting a charge notice that never came called the dvla to inquire about the log book in late january. The dvla has issued a timely seasonal warning to drivers who are taking their cars abroad this summer, reminding them not to take their vehicle abroad without the v5c logbook on board. When they said it will be processed what exactly does it mean. Take your log book to a post office that deals with vehicle tax. Make sure you dont tick the box for new keeper, or fill in your name before sending it off. How to contact the dvla and get a new log book, what to do when your logbook has not arrived from the dvla, how to do a logbook check, how to apply for a new logbook as the new owner and how to borrow money against your logbook. Dvla logbook, explained v5c logbook, change of address. Me and my dad when to the dvla and they said we had to send out a v62 form to apply for a v5c logbook. Sold a car, no buyers details kept and now dvla questions. Get the dvla to issue you with a new v5 and fill in the details. Once youve successfully muddled through the online steps, the dvla will send you an email and letter confirming the changes. Dvla are unable to guarantee the security of personal data sent over the internet. To email the dvla about issues such as vehicle tax, making a statutory off road notification sorn, driving licenses and applications, its best to find the appropriate email address for that department, rather than sending to the general enquiries dvla email address.
Download form v62 or get it from any post office branch. You cannot use this service if youve already sent your log book v5c by post. Do i need to send part of the logbook to the dvla after a. Give the rest of your log book to the buyer theyll need it to register the vehicle in the country theyre going to. If you dont do this you commit an offence and you will still be liable for the vehicle. What information do i need to provide to the dvla if i sell my. Sending off me reg docs to dvla to get addresses on em changed should i put each do in a seperate enveloped and send it registered or all o them in one and send. Often, you can get road tax for a vehicle at a large post office branch and order a new log book at the same time. The address looks the same, but note that the postcodes are different.
All content is available under the open government licence v3. May be a silly question but i need to change my addressee on my logbook, what method of posting do i use. Jan 30, 2018 julian seddon, 75, claimed in the high court in london that the dvla wiped. If you complete this section, send the entire logbook back to dvla, swansea. Tell dvla youve sold your vehicle or transferred it to a new registered keeper. Download and fill in an application for a log book v62. Dvla will send you a new document v5c usually within a month. Change your address or name on your vehicle log book v5c. Dec 03, 2014 after 4 years and judges deciding in favour of the drivers, the dvla are still losing drivers logbooks and letters and then sending threatening letters and asking for hundreds of pounds. Remember that if you part exchange your old car into a dealers and dont notify the dvla using the yellow slip you are leaving yourself in a vulnerable position. When changing address on a uk driving license, and vehicle. The agency is also keen to remind drivers with leased or hired cars that they will need to bring along a vehicle on hire certificate, or ve103, from their. Photocopied the logbook and sent it off by recorded delivery.
The v5c which can also be known as the log book or by its old name, v5 is a vital piece of paperwork that is often forgotten about in the back of a drawer until. I need to send back my dvla document for the because they have put my name down as dunlan. Include a cheque or postal order made payable to dvla, swansea and allow up to 6 weeks to get a v5c. May be a silly question but i need to change my addressee on my logbook, what method of posting do i. Though the paper logbook we all know remains virtually unchanged, theres now a service that allows a seller to notify the dvla of a vehicle sale online, avoiding the drawnout process of having. Step by step guide on telling dvla youve sold your car. Dvla v5c logbook enquiries 0843 903 3770 uk contact number. Send the completed document to the dvla with a cheque or a postal order for the v62 fee of. You can now inform the dvla that youve sold a car to a trader or private buyer online, rather than filling in the relevant sections of the v5 logbook and notifying the organisation by post. Sep 04, 2015 notifying dvla when you sell a car to all vehicles wanted, sell my car, cars wanted, leicester, coventry, bedford, milton keynes, northampton, we buy any car, van or motorbike.
The email addresses you need to contact the dvla are as follows. It can take up to 6 weeks to get the replacement log book by post. If the buyer refuses to provide details, suggest the only other course of action is to report the vehicle stolen it should focus. A detailed guide on the new dvla v5c logbook and registration document. You and the seller are both required to inform dvla of the change of ownership of a vehicle. May 30, 20 i own a bike and we never got the logbook through the post for it so now the tax has run out i cant ride it. Sep 09, 2018 the departments that do these two functions exist at different postal addresses and are different teams of people. The ultimate guide to your v5 log book 2020 update. If your car is being recycled at one of our centres, we will notify dvla ourselves and issue you with a certificate of destruction. Scan both sides of everything you are going to send if you can get a professional person to sign copies to say they are authentic then even better cop, doctor, teacher etc same as passport list. Heard nothing from the dvla but, several weeks later, he received a nip from norfolk police relating to his old car. They have asked me to send them part of the log book, but i dont know whether to leave it blank or write the insurer as the new keeper. What is the address to send you logbook back to dvla.
If thats the case, you just need to make sure you send a letter to the dvla with details of your insurance company, and the exact date that you handed over your car. The v5c is a paper document issued by the dvla to the registered keeper of a vehicle and is used to confirm proof of ownership and the. Aug 11, 2015 you can now inform the dvla that youve sold a car to a trader or private buyer online, rather than filling in the relevant sections of the v5 logbook. Youll usually get a refund on your vehicle tax in 4 to 6 weeks. Alternatively, completing the number plate transfer process by post entails sending either a v750 or a v778 away, along with a v5c or a v62 certificate, which is used to request replacement v5c documents from the dvla.
The seller completes the new keeper part of the registration certificate, with both parties signing before sending to dvla. Fill in the standard application for a log book dvla v62 form. Dec 06, 2016 v5c logbook or new keeper slip guide uber. All logbook enquiries are handled inhouse at the dvla s headquarters in swansea. To change your address on the v5, you need to complete your new house number and address in section 6 of the document. They must give you the full log book v5c and not send it to dvla. How to get a replacement vehicle log book using form v62. Sending my license and v5c back for change of address, have 2 addys. What is the address to send you logbook back to dvla after. I got a letter saying that it will be processed on the 28th its now the 30th. Include a letter giving the buyers name and address. Do i need to send part of the logbook to the dvla after a write off.805 678 1 993 777 1061 272 769 284 1208 646 620 667 753 1217 1042 679 308 854 1363 649 1029 819 975 1483 1486 548 1074 1472 205 257 819 880 506 899 1217 393 1090 1277 774