Buying repaired ‘written off’ vehicles: a consumer guide

Providing advice on purchasing a repaired ‘written off’ vehicle and what you should know.



A vehicle categorised as a ‘written off’ can be repaired, resold and returned to the road provided it is classed as a ‘constructive loss’.

This guide provides a number of tips to follow if you are considering buying a written off vehicle.

Published 26 October 2015