Policy paper

Vehicle enforcement policy

This document sets out the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) enforcement policy for vehicle tax and registration in the UK.

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Vehicle enforcement policy

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Vehicle enforcement policy table

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Guidance on enforcement policy for vehicle tax, registration and insurance.

This document sets out the enforcement policy for vehicle tax, registration and insurance. It describes the principles and practices underpinning the action taken on non-compliance, sets out the specific offences or penalties involved, and sanctions that will be applied.

Published 7 April 2014
Last updated 11 February 2015 + show all updates
  1. This document has been revised to reflect the centralisation of Northern Ireland’s vehicle registration and licensing services, the abolition of the tax disc and the government’s crackdown on illegal foreign registered vehicles.
  2. First published.