Vehicle Data from DVLA API Lookup

VRM Lookup & DVLA search to Exact Vehicle

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UK Vehicle Database API

UK Vehicle Data Ltd offer a unique and full DVLA vehicle data search via its RESTful DVLA API. Using our officially sub-licenced data feed with lightning fast response times even at the bussiest times of the day. Customise and create your own datapackages to suit your budget and data requirements.

Our suplimented full DVLA Database and extended vehicle set contains up to 204 individual data fields. When combined with the VOSA and MOT Data these data sets give you all you need to know about any vehicle on the UK roads today.

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Exact Vehicle Data from VRM or VIN

Provide your website customers with fast accurate DVLA search data by simply by entering their vehicle registration number or VIN / chassis number:

  • Increase website prospects & conversions
  • Search by VRM or VIN - currently on or off the road & up to 30 years ago
  • Qualify your customers VRM input to an exact vehicle
Tyre data from VRM

Tyre data from VRM

Standard or Custom Data Packages

We offer a number of standard data packages for vehicle lookup and are able to offer fully customisable lightweight packages calls to suit your requirements or application.

Pick and choose the data items you want returned in your payload via your control panel. Custom packages are available to contract customers free of charge.


Standard Vehicle Data Packages

Basic Vehicle Data

Make, Year, registration date, Colour, Fuel & CO2 A simple package for a simple price (Prepay only)

Full DVLA, SMMT & MOT Data

Complete vehicle dataset including DVLA, SMMT, MOT and suplimented with VDI Check technical data

Vehicle Images

Basic library images for each make model and derivative.

Choose VRM Lookup data sample
{
  "Request": {
    "RequestGuid": "abc1234-271e-4ed8-dca7-abcabcabc123456",
    "PackageId": "abc1234-dca7-8dbb-271e-abcabcabc123456",
    "PackageVersion": 1,
    "ResponseVersion": 2,
    "DataKeys": {
      "Vrm": "MyVRM"
    }
  },
  "Response": {
    "StatusCode": "Success",
    "StatusMessage": "Success",
    "StatusInformation": {
      "Lookup": {
        "StatusCode": "Success",
        "StatusMessage": "Success",
        "AdviceTextList": []
      }
    },
      "VehicleRegistration": {
        "DateOfLastUpdate": "2013-11-19T00:00:00",
        "Colour": "BLACK",
        "AbiBrokerNetCode": null,
        "EngineNumber": "123456789",
        "EngineCapacity": "2993",
        "TransmissionCode": null,
        "DtpMakeCode": "MP",
        "Exported": false,
        "YearOfManufacture": "2013",
        "WheelPlan": null,
        "DateExported": null,
        "Scrapped": false,
        "Transmission": "UNKNOWN",
        "DateFirstRegisteredUk": "2013-11-15T00:00:00",
        "Model": "X5 XDRIVE30D M SPORT AUTO",
        "GearCount": 0,
        "ImportNonEu": false,
        "DtpModelCode": "345",
        "PreviousVrmGb": null,
        "GrossWeight": 0,
        "DoorPlanLiteral": "ESTATE",
        "MvrisModelCode": "HGD",
        "Vin": "ABC123123457",
        "Vrm": "MYVRM",
        "DateFirstRegistered": "2013-11-15T00:00:00",
        "DateScrapped": null,
        "DoorPlan": "06",
        "VinLast5": "60860",
        "VehicleUsedBeforeFirstRegistration": false,
        "MaxPermissibleMass": 2780,
        "Make": "BMW",
        "MakeModel": "BMW X5 XDRIVE30D M SPORT AUTO",
        "TransmissionType": null,
        "SeatingCapacity": 5,
        "FuelType": "DIESEL",
        "Co2Emissions": 164,
        "Imported": false,
        "MvrisMakeCode": "M0",
        "PreviousVrmNi": null,
        "VinConfirmationFlag": null
      },
      "SmmtDetails": {
        "Range": "X5",
        "FuelType": "DIESEL",
        "EngineCapacity": "2993",
        "MarketSectorCode": "AB",
        "CountryOfOrigin": "USA",
        "ModelCode": "345",
        "ModelVariant": "XDRIVE30D M SPORT",
        "DataVersionNumber": null,
        "NumberOfGears": 8,
        "NominalEngineCapacity": 3,
        "MarqueCode": "MP",
        "Transmission": "AUTOMATIC",
        "BodyStyle": "ESTATE",
        "VisibilityDate": "19/07/2013 00:00",
        "SysSetupDate": "19/07/2013 00:00",
        "Marque": "BMW",
        "CabType": "NA",
        "TerminateDate": null,
        "Series": "F15",
        "NumberOfDoors": 5,
        "DriveType": "4X4"
      },
    "DataItems": {
      "TechnicalDetails": {
        "Dimensions": {
          "UnladenWeight": 2070,
          "RigidArtic": "RIGID",
          "BodyShape": "SUV",
          "PayloadVolume": NA,
          "PayloadWeight": NA,
          "Height": 1762,
          "NumberOfSeats": 5,
          "KerbWeight": 2070,
          "GrossTrainWeight": NA,
          "LoadLength": null,
          "DataVersionNumber": 4.2,
          "WheelBase": null,
          "CarLength": 4886,
          "Width": 1938,
          "NumberOfAxles": 2,
          "GrossVehicleWeight": NA,
          "GrossCombinedWeight": NA
        },
        "General": {
          "Engine": {
            "Stroke": 90,
            "PrimaryFuelFlag": "Y",
            "ValvesPerCylinder": 4,
            "Aspiration": "TURBO",
            "NumberOfCylinders": 6,
            "CylinderArrangement": "INLINE",
            "ValveGear": "DOHC",
            "Location": "FRONT",
            "Description": "N57D30O1 (EU6)",
            "Bore": 84,
            "Make": "BMW",
            "EngineCode": "4G63T",
          },
          "PowerDelivery": "NORMAL",
          "TypeApprovalCategory": "M1",
          "DrivingAxle": "ALL - PERMANENT",
          "DataVersionNumber": null,
          "EuroStatus": "6"
        },
        "Performance": {
          "Torque": {
            "FtLb": 413,
            "Nm": 560,
            "Rpm": 1500
          },
          "DataVersionNumber": 4.2,
          "Power": {
            "Bhp": 254.8,
            "Rpm": 4000,
            "Kw": 190
          },
          "MaxSpeed": {
            "Kph": 230,
            "Mph": 142
          },
          "Co2": 164,
          "Acceleration": {
            "Mph": 6.9,
            "Kph": 6.9
          }
        },
        "Consumption": {
          "ExtraUrban": {
            "Lkm": 5.7,
            "Mpg": 49.6
          },
          "UrbanCold": {
            "Lkm": 7.1,
            "Mpg": 39.8
          },
          "Combined": {
            "Lkm": 6.2,
            "Mpg": 45.6
          }
        }
      },
      "ClassificationDetails": {
        "Smmt": {
          "Make": null,
          "Mvris": {
            "ModelCode": "HGD",
            "MakeCode": "M0"
          },
          "Trim": null,
          "Range": null
        },
        "Dvla": {
          "ModelCode": "345",
          "Model": null,
          "MakeCode": "MP",
          "Make": null
        }
      },
      "VehicleStatus": {
        "MotVed": {
          "VedRate": {
            "FirstYear": {
              "SixMonth": 101.75,
              "TwelveMonth": 185
            },
            "Standard": {
              "SixMonth": 101.75,
              "TwelveMonth": 185
            }
          },
          "VedCo2Emissions": 164,
          "MotDue": null,
          "VedBand": "G",
          "VedCo2Band": "G",
          "TaxDue": null,
          "Message": null,
          "VehicleStatus": null
        }
      },
       "PlateChangeList": [
          {
            "CurrentVRM": "RT11XRM",
            "TransferType": "DataMove",
            "DateOfReceipt": "2009-08-17T00:00:00",
            "PreviousVRM": "ML11APU",
            "DateOfTransaction": "2009-08-17T00:00:00"
          },
          {
            "CurrentVRM": "ML11APU",
            "TransferType": "DataMove",
            "DateOfReceipt": "2009-01-28T00:00:00",
            "PreviousVRM": "ML11APU",
            "DateOfTransaction": "2009-01-28T00:00:00"
          },
          {
            "CurrentVRM": "RT11XRM",
            "TransferType": "DataMove",
            "DateOfReceipt": "2008-06-15T00:00:00",
            "PreviousVRM": "ML11APU",
            "DateOfTransaction": "2008-06-15T00:00:00"
          },
          {
            "CurrentVRM": "ML11APU",
            "TransferType": "DataMove",
            "DateOfReceipt": "2007-11-28T00:00:00",
            "PreviousVRM": "CJL941",
            "DateOfTransaction": "2007-11-28T00:00:00"
          },
          {
            "CurrentVRM": "RT11XRM",
            "TransferType": "DataMove",
            "DateOfReceipt": "2007-11-19T00:00:00",
            "PreviousVRM": "ML11APU",
            "DateOfTransaction": "2007-11-19T00:00:00"
          },
          {
            "CurrentVRM": "ML11APU",
            "TransferType": "DataMove",
            "DateOfReceipt": "2007-06-19T00:00:00",
            "PreviousVRM": "CJL941",
            "DateOfTransaction": "2007-06-19T00:00:00"
          },
          {
            "CurrentVRM": "RT11XRM",
            "TransferType": "DataMove",
            "DateOfReceipt": "2005-09-12T00:00:00",
            "PreviousVRM": "CJL941",
            "DateOfTransaction": "2005-09-12T00:00:00"
          }
        ],
      "VehicleHistory": {
        "V5CCertificateCount": 1,
        "PlateChangeCount": 0,
        "NumberOfPreviousKeepers": 0,
        "V5CCertificateList": [
          {
            "CertificateDate": "2013-11-15T00:00:00"
          }
        ],
        "KeeperChangesCount": 5,
        "KeeperChangesList": [
          {
            "DateOfTransaction": "2010-12-09T00:00:00",
            "NumberOfPreviousKeepers": 5,
            "DateOfLastKeeperChange": "2010-11-19T00:00:00"
          },
          {
            "DateOfTransaction": "2009-09-18T00:00:00",
            "NumberOfPreviousKeepers": 4,
            "DateOfLastKeeperChange": "2009-08-28T00:00:00"
          },
          {
            "DateOfTransaction": "2007-12-06T00:00:00",
            "NumberOfPreviousKeepers": 3,
            "DateOfLastKeeperChange": "2007-10-21T00:00:00"
          },
          {
            "DateOfTransaction": "2007-07-06T00:00:00",
            "NumberOfPreviousKeepers": 2,
            "DateOfLastKeeperChange": "2007-06-20T00:00:00"
          },
          {
            "DateOfTransaction": "2006-03-09T00:00:00",
            "NumberOfPreviousKeepers": 1,
            "DateOfLastKeeperChange": "2006-02-17T00:00:00"
          }
        ],
        "VicCount": 0,
        "ColourChangeCount": 0,
        "ColourChangeList": null,
        "KeeperChangesList": null,
        "PlateChangeList": null,
        "VicList": null
      }
    }
  }
}
Vehicle Data API Pricing
Show prices / lookups
£50 credit £150 credit £249 credit £495 credit £995 credit
Vehicle Data
Full Vehicle Data
DVLA, SMMT & MOT History Data
£0.20250 £0.121,250 £0.083,113 £0.068,250 £0.0424,875
Basic Vehicle Data £0.06833 £0.053,000 £0.046,225 £0.0224,750 £0.0199,500
MOT History
Full MOT Hisotry & VED data
£0.06833 £0.053,000 £0.046,225 £0.0224,750 £0.0249,750
Vehicle Images £0.022,500 £0.017,500 £0.0124,900 £0.0149,500 £0.0199,500
Equipment & Options £0.20250 £0.151,000 £0.102,490 £0.068,250 £0.0616,583
Valuations £0.15250 £0.151,000 £0.102,490 £0.068,250 £0.0616,583
1. Pay for what you use. NOT a subscription service
2. All prices are exclusive of vat
3. Topup credits are valid for 24 months
Vehicle Data Pricing : Contract
1p - 5p
per successful lookup
Tier Monthly Lookups Pence per lookup Contract
Small £99 1,980 £0.05 12 months
M £349 11,633 £0.03 18 months
L £995 99,500 £0.01 24 months
1. Over usage fees are charges at the pro rata pence per lookup rate
2. All fees paid monthly in advance, over usage billed in arrears
3. Credit checks may be circumvented with 6 months payment in advance
4. All prices are exclusive of vat

Why go Contract?

Additional contract information

Included data packages

Packages within this contract are FULL DVLA, UKVD Technical & SMMT data as shown in the JSON example above

Data packages not included

Tyre data, Battery Data, Specification & Options data, Keeper watch, Valuations, VDI Check Data, Vehicle Images

Custom data packages

Custom packages are included in any contract. You may pick and choose your data items to be returned and have as many custom packages as you wish. A detailed explanation of custom packages can be found here.

UK Company Number 09756191 - VAT Registration Number GB 222 0470 60