Guidance

How to fill in form V55/5 to register a used vehicle for the first time (V355/5)

A V55/5 form is for registering a used vehicle, such as imported vehicles and rebuilds that have been registered before.

Documents

V355/5: application for first vehicle tax and registration of a used motor vehicle’ (V55/5)

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Details

Many types of vehicle can be registered using form V55/5, this guide helps with the common types of vehicles.

V55/5 application form

You can’t download the V55/5 application form because it includes features that can’t be printed. You have to order a printed copy from DVLA.

Published 13 March 2013
Last updated 20 January 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated pdf.
  2. Updated PDF.
  3. Update to the V355/5 guidance notes.
  4. Amended V355/5 published.
  5. First published.