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The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) takes every effort to ensure that the information published on this web site is accurate. However, the DVLA cannot accept any liability for the accuracy or content. Visitors who rely on this information do so at their own risk.

Crown copyright

The material on this site is subject to Crown copyright protection unless otherwise indicated. The Crown copyright protected material (other than the Royal Arms and departmental agency logos) may be reproduced free of charge in any format or medium provided it is reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. Where any Crown copyright items on this site are being republished or copied to others, the source of the material must be identified and the copyright status acknowledged.

The permission to reproduce Crown protected material does not extend to any material on this site which is identified as being copyright of a third party. Authorisation to produce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders concerned.

The DVLA encourages users to establish hypertext links to this site.

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It is our policy to obtain permission to link to other web sites. The DVLA is not responsible for the contents or reliability of the linked web sites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. Listings should not be taken as endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of the linked pages.

Virus protection

The DVLA makes every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for users to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the Internet.

The DVLA cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material off the DVLA web site.