Never miss the count of previous keeper & plate changes.

Number Plate Check

Check number of owners a vehicle has had!
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How can I Get Number Plate Check?

Enter the registration number and check your vehicle's basic details from the free report.

Click on “Buy full check.” You can avail the vehicle history check instantly.

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Why The Auto Experts Car Owner Check?

Checking the previous owners of a used car is important and helps evaluate the vehicle's worthiness. Secondly, the number plate check tells if the used car is genuine to buy. Every detail of the used car comes under full vehicle history check, including:

  • MOT status
  • Check car tax status
  • Vehicle description
  • Specification
  • Total number of keepers history
  • Total number of plate change history
  • V5C count
  • VIN inspected
  • Scrapped status
  • Write-off status
  • Outstanding finance status
  • Recorded as stolen and much more

Answering Your Questions

Every car dealer should perform the HPI check, so you may be confident that the vehicle you are about to purchase has no hidden history. If you are buying from the dealer, ask them about the vehicle’s HPI clearance or not. However, 50% of car dealers are purchasing HPI check reports from us as we are providing them at the lowest price across the UK. Check out our alternative trade hpi check packages.

Actually, no. The DVLA prevents sharing of this information, and we can only provide the previous keeper count and ownership change date.

The common reasons for searching for the registered keeper is to know the car is owned by a genuine person and not involved in any illegal cases. The other reason is to determine the resale price of the vehicle.

Let’s say you’re the person searching for the previous keeper's details; for that, you need to:

Contact the DVLA, then you have to explain why this keeper's search by applying the V888 form. If the reason is genuine, you can proceed with the further procedures.

You can find the registered keeper details easily through the vehicle logbook. It is advised not to buy a car without confirming the genuine V5C. It becomes hard for you if you don’t find the registration document as you never know who owned this vehicle before.

You can’t find the registered keeper details online. A vehicle history check reveals the number of previous keepers and basic details to determine the used car you choose to buy issue-free.

It means the vehicle registered keeper details access is in the hands of the police and the DVLA. So, it's better to contact the DVLA if you search for the car owner details. Here is what reasonable cause the DVLA allows you to search.

Unfortunately, no. These kinds of information are only maintained by DVLA and police, which are covered by the Data Protection Act.

In the event that the HPI check provides incorrect data affecting the vehicle's condition, it will cover up to £30,000 data guarantee , based on terms and conditions.