New Jersey VIN Check

Free New Jersey VIN Check

Don’t get scammed when buying a used car in New Jersey. Use our free VIN lookup tool. Search over 2.8 million cars registered in the state of New Jersey.

Check VIN: gathers information on thefts, accidents, sales, titles, specifications, and more from official US government sources across the country. These information are collated into a database to provide free vehicle history to the public. Search based on the 17-digit VIN or the license plate number.

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New Jersey Vehicle Information Request

You can request a vehicle’s registration record and/or title record by filling out their respective forms: registration request form and title request form.  Prepare $15 cash or check for payment, along with a photocopy of your driver’s license.

You may submit the said documents to the following address:

New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission
Certified Information Unit
225 East State Street
PO Box 146
Trenton, New Jersey 08666-0146

If you were not the owner of the vehicle, a notary public or attorney at law’s approval might be needed. Signature stamps are not accepted, so make sure that you are signing the form with your own handwritten signature. For more information, visit their registration request and title request pages.

New Jersey Resources for Car Drivers/Owners

New Jersey VIN CheckNew Jersey is a state located in the Northeastern and mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. It is the 11th most populous state, with a population of approximately 8,944,469 people. The Capital of New Jersey is Trenton, and the state is divided among 21 counties spanning 8,722.58 square miles. New Jersey was the 3rd state to join union in December 18, 1787.

Statistics on Accidents, Theft and Disasters:

  • Number of cars registered as of 2016: 2,847,881
  • 2016 New Jersey Highway Safety Plan disclosed that the state’s overall traffic fatalities increased by 2.5 percent in 2014 from the previous year:
    • The overall number of motor vehicle injuries dropped from 85,822 in 2013 to 68,450 in 2014.
    • Urban roadway fatalities declined for the third consecutive year in 2014; however, there was an  increase in rural roadway fatalities, from 79 in 2013 to 105 in 2014.
  • According to 2016 report of Neighborhood Scout, the motor vehicle theft rate in New Jersey in 2016 was 1.27 thefts for every 1,000 inhabitants. A total of 11,328 incidents of vehicle theft were reported in the same year.
  • Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s 2016 report indicated that 85 percent of the fatal crashes happened in urban areas, while 14 percent happened in rural areas in the state in 2016.

Other Resources:

  1. New Jersey Department of Motor Vehicles
  2. Emissions and Safety Inspection Locations
  3. Vehicle Safety Ratings
  4. Vehicle Recalls by VIN
  5. Automotive Market Values
  6. Automotive Reviews

Why should I run New Jersey VIN Check?

  1. Check for accidents. Every year, approximately 6.0 million automobile accidents are reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
  2. Check for title brands. Flood, hail-damage, and salvage titles are examples of critical title brands.
  3. Check for special purpose designations, including taxi-use, rental-use, or police-use.
  4. Check for thefts. Lookup a VIN to check for an active theft or previously recovered theft record.

Run an New Jersey VIN Check to uncover the full-story of your next vehicle.

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