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Q: How do I transfer ownership of my car if it's been written-off or stolen?


The law requires you to notify the DVLA if you transfer ownership of your car to our salvage agents in the event of a Total Loss, where your car is stolen and not recovered, or damaged beyond economic repair (also known as written-off).

This can be done online at:

If you don't have internet access, you can transfer the car to our salvage agents by sending Section 9 of the V5C registration document to:

DVLA, Swansea, SA99 1BD.

The transfer of ownership details you'll need are:

Copart UK, Acrey Fields, Woburn Road, Wooton, MK43 9EJ.

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