Buy unregistered license plate
You can purchase an unregistered vehicle (car, truck, motorcycle, caravan or trailer) in Victoria, and VicRoads is not required to be informed. The vehicle must be registered before it can be driven on the road. Buy unregistered license plate
You can obtain an unregistered vehicle permit, unregistered license plate number if it is impractical to have the vehicle registered, e.g. while you are preparing it for registration.
Follow these steps to buy an unregistered vehicle:
Step 1: Contact us to check the license plate numbers for your city.
Before you buy a vehicle or license plate, you can check if we have plates for your city. registration to confirm the vehicle.
Step 2: Get proof of valid driver’s license
We asked all our buyers to show proof of a driver’s license and ownership. Cashouse has a receipt template that you can use to ensure you’ve recorded all the information you need, but if you don’t want to use this template then make sure your receipt includes:
- date and time of sale
- your name and address
- the seller’s name, address, and signature
- the vehicle’s details such as the VIN or chassis number, make and model.
The register of vehicles maintained by VicRoads does not provide evidence of title (ownership).
Step 3: Register the vehicle
If you want to legally operate the vehicle on Victorian roads, you must register it. We can also provide you with unregistered vehicles and license plate numbers depending on your purpose. Buy unregistered license plate
If you need to drive the vehicle while it is unregistered and it is impractical to have the vehicle registered, or let us help you (e.g. to drive the vehicle home after purchase, or while you are preparing it for registration) you must obtain an unregistered vehicle permit from us. Buy unregistered license plate