HPI Check® your next van instantly
The expert history check designed specifically for commercial vehicles
1 in 4 vans we check has a hidden history
1 in 8 vans we check is still on finance
1 in 17 vans we check is uncovered as an insurance write-off
Created by experts for professionals
Why the HPI Check® is the best van check
If you depend on your commercial vehicle for work then it needs to be 100% reliable. Taking a chance on it having a clean history could cost you dearly so it’s important you have the facts.
- The HPI Check provides a report you can rely on. It's the most comprehensive history check in the UK providing more information about your next commercial vehicle than any other history check.
- HPI uses cutting edge technology to ensure you get highly accurate and regularly updated information.
- We understand how important the vehicle is for your business so the accuracy of the data we provide is backed with a £40,000 guarantee - more than any other history check.
- Our experience and expertise is undeniable. We introduced the HPI Check in 1938, and have protected millions of van buyers from vehicle fraud ever since.
- Our dedicated team of experts are on hand 7 days a week to answer your questions.
More than 80 important information points
Has the van been reported as currently stolen with the Police?Find out more
Has the van been written off by an insurance company? It may have been in an accident and been too badly damaged to be repaired safely or economically.Find out more
Is there an active loan or finance agreement on the van? If so the van will remain the property of the finance company until the loan is paid, and could be repossessed.Find out more
Double check the number of previous owner/keepers that have been recorded on the logbook by DVLA? Verify the information the seller has given you.Find out more
Has the van been marked as scrapped by the DVLA?Find out more
Check the logbook is the most recent issue and actually belongs to the van you’re looking at.Find out more
Check the van’s mileage against the National Mileage Register for inconsistencies.
* Mileage provided where availableFind out more
How many number plate changes has the van had and is there an outstanding interest on a previous plate?Find out more
Has the van been imported or exported?Find out more
How our vehicle checks work
Enter the reg number into our vehicle checker so we can identify the van
Get your instant HPI Check report and reveal the van’s true history
Guard against clones by entering the chassis number (VIN) and logbook (V5C) details
Why you need a Van History Check
A hidden past?
1 in 4 vans we check has something to hide. From an insurance write-off to a mileage discrepancy.
1 in 8 vans we check has an active finance agreement or loan against it and more than 41 per day are identified as stolen.
1 in 5 vans has had its number plate changed. There are also 200,000 stolen log books in circulation.
1 in 11 vans we check has a discrepancy with its mileage meaning it may have been clocked.
1 in 17 vans we check is uncovered as an insurance write-off on a daily basis.
The HPI Check will protect you against all these risks and much more.
HPI Check® - Trusted by millions of people
Excellent service, would highly recommend.“We used HPI check because we trusted their information on a used car that we wanted to purchase. In the world of used cars this proved to be invaluable advice, we would recommend anyone thinking of buying a quality used car to use this service.”
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I would highly recommend.“I can't thank HPI check enough, they sorted everything out for me. The staff are all so polite and helpful. Thanks so much for all your help.”
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Amazing“Excellent, friendly service. Highly recommended. Gave me absolute peace of mind when buying my new car.”
Faultless!!“Absolutely awesome service! Polite professional people who do their utmost to ensure you are protected from sinister element out there. Recommend using HPI to anyone with service second to none.”
You’re in safe hands
82 Years The HPI Check EST: 1938
More experience and expertise than any other history check company
£30,000 data guarantee*
The accuracy of our information is backed with a guarantee
“You should do an HPI check before you hand over your payment”
“Vehicle history provider of the year 2019”
“Getting an HPI check can prevent you being conned by a dodgy used van”
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