How long does it take to get a new v5c?
4 weeksDVLA aims to send out a new V5C to you as soon as possible, usually 4 weeks after getting the old V5C from the seller.
This may take longer because of coronavirus.
If you do not get it within 4 weeks: complete form V62 – ‘Application for a vehicle registration certificate’.
Can I apply for a new v5 online?
You can get a duplicate vehicle log book (V5C) online if you do not need to change anything in the log book. If you need to make any changes or you’re not yet registered as the vehicle’s keeper, you must make an application by post using form V62.
How long does it take to get a replacement logbook?
You should apply by post if you need to change the vehicle details. You should usually receive your log book within 6 weeks if you apply by post.
Can I get my log book quicker?
Applying online is the quickest route to getting hold of a replacement and should take around 5 days. Alternatively, you can fill out a V62 form and send it to the DVLA, although this process can take up to six weeks.
Can I tax my car while waiting for log book?
Can you tax a car without the V5C logbook? No. You cannot tax your vehicle if you do not have a V5C logbook. You can only tax the vehicle if you are the owner, as a V5C only proves you are the registered keeper of said vehicle.
Can I fill out a v62 form online?
Fill Online, Printable, Fillable, Blank DVLA Form V62 Application for a vehicle registration certificate 2/19 Form. Use Fill to complete blank online DVLA AND VEHICLE STANDARDS AGENCY pdf forms for free. Once completed you can sign your fillable form or send for signing. All forms are printable and downloadable.