Buy a used car
Your vehicle's warranty, the cooling-off period and ensuring the title is clear.
Buy a new car
Contract of sale, total purchase cost and warranty conditions.
Buy at auction
Process before, during and after buying at an auction.
Get at least two written quotes, explain the problems clearly and make sure no repairs are done without your approval.
Do regular safety checks and maintenance to protect your car's safety and resale value.
Claims for financial loss
If you suffer a financial loss because of certain actions of a licensed motor dealer, you can claim from the Claim Fund.
Last reviewed 23/04/2013