When selling your car or handing it over, it can’t be stressed enough how important it is to inform the appropriate government department. If you live in Victoria, that would be the Department of Transport or VicRoads. By not reporting the cancellation of your Vehicle’s Registration or transferral of ownership, you can find yourself in hot water!
Luckily, the process of informing VicRoads is easy which can be done at www.vicroads.vic.gov.au
There are many reasons why an owner will cancel their vehicle license in Victoria. It’s better to be safe than sorry and have it done officially, or you can risk heavy fines and even legal troubles.
Some of these include:
Imagine this: you’ve sold your car – and maybe for a good price – but a couple of months later you get a hefty speeding ticket…
It’s this sort of thing that can easily happen when not going through the proper methods transferring ownership and canceling your vehicle licensed in Victoria. Even worse, is that it can cost you a lot of time, money and stress in order to avoid any given fine or charge since a vehicle might still be officially under your name.
Some of the reasons why it’s important to cancel your Vehicle License properly include:
Don’t worry, canceling your Vehicle License is rather simple!
You have 3 main options:
You’ll need to provide certain information about yourself, the new operator and the car.
The Previous Owner
The New Operator
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