Buying a used or special interest vehicle

Identifying and removing unsafe vehicles from the road can prevent vehicle failure on Alberta's highways and reduce collisions.

Services and information

Vehicle safety inspections help keep the province's roads safe for travellers.

With careful shopping and research, you can find a used vehicle that fits your needs.

What to check for before you buy a used vehicle.

Steps to take when you decide to buy a used vehicle, including getting a vehicle information report and inspection.

Used car dealers must have a licensed journeyman technician complete a mechanical fitness assessment on vehicles before they are sold.

How to bring a vehicle purchased out-of-province to Alberta, and what to consider before you buy.

Steps to take when buying and registering an imported right-hand-drive vehicle in Alberta.

How to register a special interest or custom built vehicle in Alberta.

Learn about Vehicle Identification Numbers, why they are important and how they are assigned.