- 1 What do I need to tax my car at the post office?
- 2 Can you tax a car without a log book?
- 3 How can I tax my car without the v5?
- 4 How do I tax my car over the phone?
- 5 Can I tax a vehicle to start next month?
- 6 Can you tax a car online if you have just bought it?
- 7 Can I tax my car with just a V62?
- 8 Can police seize your car for no tax?
- 9 How do I tax a newly bought car?
- 10 How long can u drive without tax?
- 11 How long does a v5 take to return?
- 12 Can I tax a car that is not in my name?
- 13 How do I tax my car without documents?
- 14 When can I tax my car without losing a month?
- 15 What happens if I forget to tax my car?
What do I need to tax my car at the post office?
Can I still tax it at the Post Office? Yes – though you’ll still need your DVLA reminder (V11) or your Registration Certificate (V5C) plus a valid MOT, a (V62) is also available at any Post Office that deals with vehicle tax. Find a local branch that can sort out vehicle tax with our Branch Finder.
Can you tax a car without a log book?
It is possible to tax your car without your log book. You can tax your car if you have the V11 reminder letter, using the 11-digit reference number. You can then tax your car online. DVLA says that if you’re the new keeper and you don’t have the new logbook (V5C) then you must apply for a log book replacement.
How can I tax my car without the v5?
How do I tax a car without a logbook?
- V11 reminder letter.
- V5C logbook registration certificate (registered in your name)
- V62 Logbook application form (when the car is registered in your name)
- V5C/2 Green slip, new keepers supplement (when you have just bought the car not registered in your name)
How do I tax my car over the phone?
Taxing Your Car By Phone You can also tax your vehicle over the phone by calling 0300 123 4321. You’ll need either the renewal reference number or V5C reference number, along with your credit or debit card details. Note, you cannot set up a direct debit through the automated phone service.
Can I tax a vehicle to start next month?
Any vehicle that has a SORN doesn’t have to pay tax, as long as it meets the requirements and is kept in a garage, drive or private land. The buyer then pays for the car and gets it taxed at the start of the new month.
Can you tax a car online if you have just bought it?
What do I need to tax my car? You can tax your car instantly online, or at a Post Office. To pay for your VED online by direct debit, debit or credit card, you’ll need a reference number that can be found on: The green ‘new keeper’s details’ slip (V5C/2) from the V5C log book if you’ve just bought the car.
Can I tax my car with just a V62?
You can tax your vehicle without a V11 reminder letter using a: V5C registration certificate (logbook) in your name if you’re the current keeper. V62 application for a registration certificate if you’re the current keeper. green ‘new keeper’ slip if you’ve just bought the car (and do not have a V5C in your name yet)
Can police seize your car for no tax?
An untaxed car could be impounded by the police – leading to an expensive and inconvenient procedure to release your vehicle. If this happens to you, you’ll also need impounded car insurance to help regain access to your car.
How do I tax a newly bought car?
No, you can’t tax a car without a log book as you need the 11-digit reference number. If you’re a new keeper of the car and you don’t have a V5C in your name yet, then you can use your green new keeper slip and tax the car using the 12-digit reference number.
How long can u drive without tax?
It’s important to remember that once a car has been declared SORN, it can’t be driven on the road until it’s cancelled. SORNs no longer expire after 12 months. Driving a car that has been declared SORN is a more serious offence than purely driving without tax.
How long does a v5 take to return?
DVLA aims to send out a new V5C to you as soon as possible, usually 4 to 6 weeks after getting the old V5C from the seller. This may take longer because of coronavirus. If you do not get it within 6 weeks: complete form V62 – ‘Application for a vehicle registration certificate’
Can I tax a car that is not in my name?
You can easily tax a car using the doc ref without changing the name. It can be done at the same time, but does not have to be. They key is you must use a 12 digit number rather than 11 otherwise the tax will cancel when the name change finally happens.
How do I tax my car without documents?
If you do not have any of these documents you will need to use a V62 (Application for a Vehicle Registration form) visit this link to download the form from the DVLA, complete it and send it to the DVLA, Swansea, SA99 1DD with the relevant fee. Before you can tax a vehicle it must have: An up-do-date MOT.
When can I tax my car without losing a month?
Yes, you will lose a month if you tax your car on the last day of the month. Your best option is to tax the car from the first date of the next month to avoid losing a whole month of tax which you have just paid for.
What happens if I forget to tax my car?
When your car tax is up for renewal, you should receive a V11 reminder letter in the post to help you to remember. Even if your vehicle is stationary on the road, if you’ve forgotten to pay the tax, it could be clamped or even impounded!