It is now possible for private purchasers of used UK vehicles to check car details stored on the DVLA database.

If you are looking for information on any type of vehicle from a car to a commercial vehicle, entering the details below will allow you a full, free vehicle identity check.

This information is available on ALL used vehicles registered in the United Kingdom and includes commercial vehicles, agricultural vehicles, motorbikes and all other variants that have been issued with a UK number plate.

This car check will access the same information the police use when checking ownership details on all UK vehicles so you can be assured that every piece of information we provide will be accurate and up to date. All data provided in a free vehicle identity check is taken from the DVLA database and is recorded from the date of first registration. Whether a car check, van check or any other type of vehicle check, enter the registration number into the number plate below.


A vehicle history check provided by Carchecker can help prevent car fraud and financial loss.

Our Check Car registration number FREE offer is an instant car check online and offers the user unlimited vehicle checks, so before you complete a purchase of any used car, van or motorbike, 
you should ensure there is no adverse history attached to it. We can provide you with information that can confirm whether the vehicle has any previously recorded damage, whether it has been scrapped or written off. We can also provide mileage data and log book (V5) information.

A CHECK CAR used car check should always be undertaken alongside a visible inspection before you pay for any vehicle. If you have no motoring experience, are a new driver, are of limited mechanical experience or have never bought a used vehicle before, these car checks are essential to ensure your purchase is completed. The AA and RAC provide an intensive vehicle inspection if you cannot arrange a private inspection.

If you decide to carry out your own inspection, take a look at our check car tips page where we list the points we feel you should check as a matter of course before buying any used UK car. It is important to check car bodywork, check car mechanics and check car functions. A full list of car check inspection points are listed.

You can check car registration details FREE on all cars registered with DVLA and a get premium check from less than £3.00 that will check all of the below AND more!

Stolen Car Check * Mileage Check * Write-off Check *  Scrap Car Check * Registration Check   Outstanding Finance Check * Vin Check * Colour Change Check * Owners Check
Import/export Check * Number plate change Check * Engine number Check   

Check Car check ALL used vehicle registration information to verify vehicle identity matches DVLA records.

If you check car details on ANY used vehicle and they do not match the vehicle registration records, it may be a stolen car or worse. If you are checking your own car and there are discrepancies, notify DVLA immediately!


9000 cars reported stolen in 36 day period in 2011 in addition to vans, motorbikes and other road vehicles.

performs a daily search to find the best vehicle history checks online.

Every day we look at the car check deals offered online and match the car data against the price charged, recommending the deal we feel offers you the most information for the least cost.

Up to date comprehensive data on all used vehicles registered for use on the public highway.

Check Car, Check Van, Check Motorbike. ANY used UK vehicle check online.

DON'T buy a used car without first taking advantage of a full  Check Car Online, car data & vehicle history
(Hpi check) check. 

Check Car search daily for competitive pricing and extensive data, you can be sure when you use Check Car you will be getting the best and most up to date information available on your used car. 

We offer various levels of information/history on all  used vehicles, and if you are looking at more than one, we can provide you with a heavily discounted multi-check.

With 1000's of cars having their mileage tampered with each year, being stolen and 'ringed' (false plates/engine/vin number etc) and accident damaged cars repaired and put back on to the road, you are subjected to a multitude of risks when buying a used car.

Check Car online will only recommend the online car checks that we feel are the best value for money and the most data rich for the price charged.

There are many car check deals on offer but they all have different levels of vehicle data and it can be difficult to make a decision on who will provide you with the car check that will contain the information you are seeking.
This is where Check Car comes in!

Every day, we look at all the car check online deals on offer and analyse the data, comparing the prices being charged and recommend the deal we think provides the best data for the price.


Don't risk the pitfalls when buying a used car. Avoid them all, use Check Car online  NOW to seek out any adverse vehicle history BEFORE you buy!

Make sure you do a Log Book check too!

Log books (V5) have been stolen and used fraudulently. 

A log book loan may be attached to a used vehicle you are thinking of buying. This means that if you go ahead with the purchase, you will be liable for any debt outstanding. 

You can check to see if there is any third party interest registered against any used UK vehicle. Check for outstanding finance, don't risk a huge debt or losing the vehicle.

Check Car .org is in no way associated with Hpi Limited or any of its products or services.
Check Car provides data stored by various agencies and organisations to help identify used vehicles and prevent fraud.

HPI ia an abbreviation for Historical & Present Information.

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