Can I drive my Spanish car with UK licence?

As things stand, UK nationals who are Spanish residents will be allowed to drive in Spain with a valid UK driving licence until June 30th 2021. It’s the same for drivers with licences from other non-EU/EEA nations, who can drive in Spain with their original licences for a period of six months after obtaining residency.

How long can you drive a Spanish reg car in UK?

Using foreign number plates for longer than 6 months

You might be able to use a vehicle with foreign number plates for longer than 6 months if all of the following apply: you normally live outside the UK. you’re in the UK for a set period as a student or worker.

Is Spanish car insurance valid in UK?

EU regulations mean that all vehicles must be insured in the country in which they are registered. Therefore if the car is (for example) UK-registered it cannot be insured with a Spanish company.

How long can I drive a foreign car in the UK?

You can usually only drive a European vehicle in the UK for 6 months on foreign number-plates if is fully taxed in your home country. If the police stop the vehicle the user has to prove they can use it in the UK without registering and taxing it. To do this you will usually be expected to show your ferry tickets.

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How much does it cost to register a UK car in Spain?

Fees will vary from around €150 to €350 depending on your situation and the customs agent.

Can I still drive in Spain after Brexit?

Yes, most UK drivers are still able to use their normal driving licence to drive in EU countries. There are some exceptions and what is called an International Driving Permit (IDP) may be needed. … There are two different types of IDP you might need in Europe.

Can I insure a car in UK if I live abroad?

If you’re bringing your own car into the UK, you may be covered for at least third-party damage by your existing overseas car insurance policy. … You’re required by UK law to have at least third-party car insurance in place to drive on roads in the UK, even if you’re only visiting.

Can I drive EU car in UK after Brexit?

EU licence-holders visiting the UK can continue to drive using their EU licence without needing an International Driving Permit.

How much does it cost to register a foreign car in UK?

You also tax the vehicle when you register it with DVLA – there’s a £55 fee.

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