Car registration history check

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

Vehicle 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 for recorded stolen vehicles (PNC), 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:

  • Has the vehicle been stolen?
  • Has it been written off?
  • Is the mileage correct?
  • Is there outstanding finance?

Confused.com registration history instantly checks:

  • Outstanding finance

  • Stolen (Police Interest)

  • Scrapped by the DVLA

  • Subject to plate transfers

  • Colour changes

  • Make and model

  • Number of former keepers

  • Vin (Chassis Number) Check

  • Engine number and size

  • Exported

  • Date First Registed

  • Year manufactured

  • Colour

  • Fuel

Guaranteed results to put your mind at rest

  • All car checks are guaranteed and the Platinum check includes a guarantee of £20,000.

  • The car check results are displayed instantly and can be retrieved at any time for 30 days.

  • We can also send a printed certificate, send you a text message with the results and search our databases of mileages and valuations.

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

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