- 1 How do I renew my car tax if I lost my reminder?
- 2 How can I tax my car without a V5 or reminder?
- 3 Can you tax a car online without a log book?
- 4 Do DVLA still send out tax reminders?
- 5 Do you get 14 days grace for road tax?
- 6 Can I tax my car without any documents?
- 7 Can I do a V62 form online?
- 8 What happens if you drive without tax?
- 9 Can you find your V5C online?
- 10 How long does it take for a log book to come?
- 11 How do I tell DVLA I sold my car without a v5?
- 12 Can I tax my car over the phone without a reminder?
- 13 How much is a DVLA fine for no tax?
- 14 How long can you drive without tax?
How do I renew my car tax if I lost my reminder?
If you’re missing your DVLA reminder (called a V11) or your Registration Certificate (known as the V5C) you can still renew your vehicle tax at the Post Office.
How can I tax my car without a V5 or reminder?
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 you tax a car online 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.
Do DVLA still send out tax reminders?
Your Direct Debit for vehicle tax will renew automatically when it’s due to run out. You’ll get an email or letter telling you when your payments will be taken. You will not be sent a vehicle tax reminder letter (V11). The vehicle keeper must have a vehicle logbook (V5C) before the vehicle tax is renewed.
Do you get 14 days grace for road tax?
Are There Any Grace Periods for Paying Car Tax? There are no longer any grace periods for car tax. When paper discs were still in existence, there used to be a five-day grace period to allow the new tax disc to arrive in the post. However, now that the process has moved online, the grace period has been axed.
Can I tax my car without any documents?
What if I don’t have any of the correct documentation? Without one of these DVLA forms, you cannot tax the car. Instead, you need to follow these steps: Apply for a logbook via the V62 form.
Can I do a V62 form online?
Use form V62 to apply for a vehicle registration certificate (V5C). You can get a duplicate vehicle log book (V5C) online if you do not need to change anything in the log book. If you need to make any changes or you’re not yet registered as the vehicle’s keeper, you must make an application by post using form V62.
What happens if you drive without tax?
Driving without tax FAQs. No, the punishment for driving without road tax does not include penalty points on your licence. If you’re caught driving without valid VED, an automated letter and a fine will be sent to the address of the registered keeper of the vehicle, which is likely to be you.
Can you find your V5C online?
You need to get a log book (V5C) if the original has been lost, stolen, damaged or destroyed by you or your insurance company. You can get a duplicate log book online if you do not need to change anything in the log book. The log book will be posted to the address which the DVLA has on record.
How long does it take for a log book to come?
DVLA aims to send out a new V5C to you as soon as possible, usually 4 weeks after getting the old V5C from the seller. This may take longer because of coronavirus. If you do not get it within 4 weeks: complete form V62 – ‘Application for a vehicle registration certificate’
How do I tell DVLA I sold my car without a v5?
Without a V5C You should still inform the DVLA of the sale. To do so write to DVLA, Swansea, SA99 1AR and explain that you have sold the vehicle.
Can I tax my car over the phone without a reminder?
How do I tax my vehicle by phone? Telephone 0300 123 4321. This is a 24 hour service and the charge is the rate for not-for-profit organisations, charities and public bodies. You can pay by debit or credit card but you cannot set up a direct debit by phone.
How much is a DVLA fine for no tax?
If the DVLA discovers that your registered car is untaxed, you will be sent a letter to your home address alerting you of an £80 fine and reminding you to tax your vehicle as soon as possible. If the fine is paid quickly (usually within 28 days), it will be halved, meaning you only need to pay £40.
How long can you drive without tax?
When can you drive without road tax? If you are obliged to pay road tax, the only time you may drive without taxing your vehicle is if you’re driving to a pre-arranged MOT appointment. You should take the vehicle directly to the appointment and not stop along the way – this could be seen as improper use of the vehicle.