UK used car import regulation
IMPORT CARS FROM JAPAN TO UK
Our company has access to all Japanese Car Auctions. We have been exporting cars for the past 6 years all over the world to the UK as well. TokyoCarZ helps customers export cars from Japanese Car Auctions, Local dealers shops, and from Japanese Bike auctions to the UK. We make easy, safe, and fast Import cars from Japan to Poland. Here we explain how to import cars from Japan to the UK: the UK used car import regulation, costs, and time.
Steering wheel - You can import to UK any steering Left Hand Drive and Right Hand Drive; No restrictions.
No restriction on car condition, Drivable, None Drivable, Accident cars can be imported to the UK;
No need for Inspection certificates
- cars older than 10 years old can be imported to the UK. The vehicle must pass MOT test.
- cars younger than 10 years must be on the model report list and need to pass ESVA (enhanced single-vehicle test) in VOSA approved test center.
- Documents Needed:
- Original Bill of Lading for the car,
- A copy of the export CIF commercial invoice for the car,
- a copy of the Japanese de-registration document (Export Certificate);
Import cars from Japan to the UK: How To Buy Cars from Japanese Car Auction!
In order to start bidding and purchasing cars right away, you are required to make a deposit of 150,000JPY or the equivalent of 1,500 USD. This deposit will be added to your account and discounted from you when we send you the final invoice.
You can make your deposit via PAYPAL or Transfer to our Bank Account.
Car Price | Deposit Amount
0 - 1,000,000¥ 150,000¥
1,0 mil - 2,5¥ mil 250,000¥
Over ¥2,500,000 – Please enquiry
Start browsing the auctions. Auctions run from Monday to Saturday and auction stock is constantly being updated. It’s best to check at least twice a day to make sure that you stay on top of what’s available.
Look at the auctions and send us the Auction Lot number of interesting units. We'll screen them and delete any problem cars. Good ones We'll translate the condition report into English and upload them to your account for bidding.
You can read over the reports and if you want to bid you enter your bid. Which is the maximum that you want to bid on the car. Our bidders will bid up to that amount if necessary.
If the car sells for less then you pay that lesser amount. If the bidding goes over your budget we stop and move onto your next target and you pay nothing.
Once you win an auction we pay for the car in full and issue you an invoice for the balance. As soon as we receive full payment, we will ship the car.
Company Fees – ¥120,000 (starting from) - covers auction costs, deregistration, Japan port clearance, photos, radiation check, sales tax, DHL, etc, and gets the car on the boat for the port of destination!