Replace an Individual Vehicle Approval (IVA) certificate

Apply to replace an Individual Vehicle Approval (IVA) certificate if you've lost or destroyed the original.


IVA application form: replacement approval certificate

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Use the IVA application service to send your completed application form.

This form is used to apply for a replacement IVA certificate but if you find the original certificate then you must return it to the DVSA.

Please read the notes on the form before completing your application and send your completed form to the test station where your vehicle was initially inspected.

For a list of test station addresses please see IVA test stations and privately owned test facilities (POTFs)’.

Please be aware that you may be required to present your vehicle for inspection in order for DVSA to verify the details.

Read the DVSA personal information charter to find out how DVSA collects, uses, stores and shares your personal data.

Published 25 January 2013
Last updated 30 June 2017 + show all updates
  1. A new version of IVA application form: replacement approval certificate (IVA 5) has been published.
  2. First published.