Cancel or refund your vehicle registration
Your car registration can be cancelled by:
- the registered owner
- an authorised agent acting on behalf of the registered owner.
Who can get a refund
If you cancel your light vehicle registration you may be able to get a refund for the unused part of it.
Refunds are calculated on the number of whole months remaining.
You can apply for a refund if you have at least one full month of unused registration before the expiry date.
A cancellation fee is payable and will be deducted from any refund.
How to apply for a refund
To apply for a refund follow these steps.
Step 1. Fill in the registration refund form .
Step 2. Return the vehicle's number plates with the registration refund form to the MVR.
Last updated: 17 February 2020
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