Import & Register your car in the UK

My Car Import can ship, modify, test and register vehicles from anywhere in the world to the UK.

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Worldwide network of shippers

Extensive agent network, covering inland transport, export procedures and container shipment to the UK.

Only private IVA test lane

Unique ability to safely modify, test, and register – only at our facility.

Fast track DVLA registration

Dedicated DVLA contacts to ensure efficient and smooth registrations.

What types of vehicles do we import?

Hundreds of customers a month choose us to import everything from supercars to superminis.

Moving to the UK?

If you have owned the car for 6 months and lived outside of the EU for 12 months, you can import your vehicle tax free. We do this using a Transfer of Residency application.

Bought a car?

We handle the customs clearance process on your behalf, and make sure it is correct with HMRC. This ensures the correct amount of VAT and duty is paid.

EU to UK?

We deal with HMRC for your EU NOVA entry and make sure your registration in the UK is conducted in a cost efficient and time sensitive manner.

Already in the UK?

We will happily take over your import if your vehicle is already in the UK. Getting your car modified, tested and registered as soon as possible.

Once shipped and customs cleared we arrange insured transport to our facility to modify, test, and register your vehicle for UK roads.

A complete end-to-end vehicle import service! 

Want to see us in action?

  • Thank you for taking care of the import of my car. I know it was particularly challenging, but thanks to your contacts were able to acquire the right parts and solve all issues promptly and satisfactorily.

    TONY VANDERHARST (Toyota FJ Cruiser)

  • Many thanks to you and the team for getting this done for me so quickly and efficiently. If I’m lucky enough to need to import any other nice cars in the future I’ll be sure to use your services again.

    - Steve (2008 Ferrari F430 Scuderia)

  • Thanks for doing a good job in bringing our vehicle to the UK and completing the necessary arrangements. We shall endeavour to send as many Dubai customers your way as possible.

    - Neil & Karen Fisher (2015 Mitsubishi Pajero)

  • The plates have arrived, many thanks for all of your assistance, it has been a pleasure dealing with your company and I will have no problem spreading the word.

    - Trever Underdown (Landrover Series 1)

Get in touch today for a quote specific to your import. Our bespoke quotes are itemised and include all charges – stopping any risk of hidden costs!

WELCOME TO

The UK’s Leading Car Importers

REASONS TO CHOOSE MY CAR IMPORT:

  • EU & Non-EU vehicle import experts
  • Worldwide network of container shipping
  • The only privately held IVA testing lane for passenger cars in the UK
  • A hugely experienced team of import, testing and registration experts
  • Fastest turnaround time door to door of any firm in the UK
  • Fast track DVLA registrations
  • Extensive agent and partner network throughout the world
  • In house light conversions and compliance testing preparation

My Car Import have been importing vehicles to the UK from all over the world for the last 25 years. We offer customers wishing to import a vehicle into the UK an easy alternative to having to take on the process by themselves. We have built our business on  a professional door-to-door service that covers every aspect of your vehicle import and stop the potential problems if you do not have our team to help you. We have the extensive and detailed knowledge required to make the decision to import a vehicle to the UK an easy one – we are here to offer the solution to import your vehicle to the UK.

If you’re relocating to the UK, purchased a car of any age from abroad or bringing your European car into the country, we’re here to help.

Use My Car Import for your vehicle import and you will be assured whilst we use our worldwide business to business network, industry knowledge and unique privately operated IVA testing facilities to quickly and cost effectively get you and your car back on the road here in the UK.

LATEST IMPORTS

See some of the latest vehicles we have imported

Our Track Record

Your vehicle is safe with us

  • 35+ Countries Imported From
  • 4000+ Cars Imported
  • 30+ Years of Experience

Wherever your vehicle is in the world, we will be able to handle every step of your import and registration process. We have a worldwide network of agents on every continent to give us up to date local knowledge and confidence wherever your vehicle is located.

We are the only car importer in the UK to have made a considerable investment in a DVSA approved IVA testing facility for our site. This means DVSA inspectors use our onsite testing lane to issue individual type approvals to our client’s vehicles. My Car Import has successfully performed Individual Vehicle Approvals (IVA) on thousands of imported vehicles.

Your vehicle will arrive at our premises and leave fully registered without the need for it to be driven to a DVSA centre. With our worldwide presence and ongoing commitment to all aspects of UK compliance, we are the market leaders in our field. Whether you are personally importing your vehicle, commercially importing multiple vehicles or trying to gain low volume type approvals for vehicles you are manufacturing, we have the knowledge and facilities to meet all of your requirements.

We are located in purpose built offices and workshops in Castle Donington, Derbyshire, in the East Midlands near Nottingham and Derby with easy access from the M1, M42 and A50. For our international clients we are 5 minutes drive from East Midlands Airport and will be happy to collect you on arrival. By rail please use the brand new East Midlands Parkway station.

OUR TEAM

Decades of experience

  • Jack Website
    Jack Charlesworth
    MANAGING DIRECTOR
    An expert in having anything from supercar to supermini imported and registered in the UK
    SKILL LEVEL
  • Will Website
    Will Smith
    SALES DIRECTOR
    Will markets the business, deals with enquiries, trade clients and drives the business into new territory.
    SKILL LEVEL
  • Vikki Website
    Vikki Walker
    Operations Manager
    Vikki keeps the cogs turning in the business and manages all the administration tasks involved in the business.
    SKILL LEVEL
  • Phil Website
    Phil Mobley
    INTERNATIONAL LOGISTICS MANAGER
    Phil deals with clients from all around the world and helps them every step of the way.
    SKILL LEVEL
  • Jade Website
    Jade Williamson
    Registration and Testing
    Jade is an expert in vehicle testing and registration submissions in the UK.
    SKILL LEVEL
  • Alex Website
    Alex Griffiths
    Client Liaison
    Alex ensures your vehicle is transported, tested and ready for UK roads
    SKILL LEVEL
  • Dan Website
    Dan Preston
    Head Mechanic
    Dan runs our workshop and manages the modifications to vehicles pre-testing
    SKILL LEVEL
  • Karl Website
    Karl Baum
    Mechanic
    Karl has a great knowledge of the conversions needed to get your car UK compliant
    SKILL LEVEL
  • Conor Website
    Conor Meehan
    Mechanic
    Conor has years of main dealer and vehicle preparation knowledge
    SKILL LEVEL

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