Car registration history check

Enter a reg plate to see a
vehicle's hidden past

Car reg history check
Find out if the car you're thinking of buying has been written off or STOLEN!

How does it work?

Our car check information comes from a number of sources including the Police National Computer (PNC) for recorded stolen vehicles, finance houses, the DVLA and the Association of British Insurers (ABI).

We'll return information on the vehicle from these sources, so that you can be confident in what you're buying:

  • Is the vehicle currently recorded as stolen?
  • Has it been written off?
  • Has it been exported?
  • Is the mileage correct?
  • Is there outstanding finance?
  • How many previous owners?

Confused.com registration history instantly checks:

  • Outstanding finance

  • Stolen (Police Interest)

  • Stolen (Insurance claim)

  • Scrapped by the DVLA

  • Previous 'total loss'

  • Subject to plate transfers

  • Colour changes

  • Fuel
  • Make and model

  • Number of former keepers

  • Vin (Chassis Number) Check

  • Engine number and size

  • Year manufactured

  • Exported

  • Date first registered

  • Colour

Guaranteed results to put your mind at rest

  • All vehicle checks include a £10,000 guarantee.

  • The car check results are displayed instantly and can be retrieved at any time.

  • You will also receive your certificate via email in PDF format, including a valuation and mileage verification.

If you'd like to know more, take a look at our handy guide to online car valuation.

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Confused.com Vehicle History Check is provided by HPI Limited (Company Number 4068979), registered address: Dolphin House, New Street, Salisbury, SP1 2PH.

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