Used vehicle information package

An image of a car key attached to a key chainHow to order a used vehicle information package (UVIP) – a file that contains a description of a vehicle and its Ontario history. You need to provide this package to a buyer when you sell a pre-owned vehicle.

To order a used vehicle information package you will need:

  • the vehicle identification number (VIN) or the licence plate number of the used vehicle
  • if you submit a licence plate number, the package will include information about the vehicle currently attached to that plate number
  • your Ontario driver's licence number or registrant identification number (RIN) or your name and address

Order a used vehicle information package

Notice:
If you have tried to access driver and vehicle services online this week and have experienced technical difficulties such as not receiving a confirmation receipt, please call our Driver and Vehicle contact centre at 416.235-2999 or 1-800-387-3445.

Please note: If the UVIP is needed urgently, it can also be purchased at any ServiceOntario office in person and issued the same day

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Cost

$20

Payment

Visa, MasterCard, American Express,
Interac® Online

Delivery

Mailed within approximately 5 business days.

We will mail the used vehicle information package to your address on file or the delivery address provided.

Online completion time

Average 15 minutes.

 

What you get

A used vehicle information package (UVIP) contains:

  • the vehicle details (including the year, make, model, colour, body type, cylinders and power)
  • a vehicle registration history in Ontario (including all present and previous owners, their city of residence and odometer reading)
  • vehicle lien information
  • the fair market value on which the minimum tax payable will apply
  • retail sales tax information
  • bills of sale section

Do I always need a used vehicle information package when selling a car?

Every car has a story.

Sell yours with a used vehicle information package.

Vehicle Identification Number (V.I.N.)Ontario Vehicle HistoryYear, make, model, colourOdometer InformationOutstanding Debts (Liens)Description of Vehicle

 

Updated: August 22, 2014