Start your Personal Personal Property Securities Register Motor Vehicle search here
Purchasing a used car comes with risk - doing a car search on the PPSR checks to make sure the car you are buying is debt free.
Learn more about the PPSR
Before you agree to buy a car or motor vehicle, its a good idea to check it isn't listed on the the personal property securities register.
A search of the PPSR, can check whether any third party has a financial interest in the vehicle. If another party does have a security interest, it's possible the vehicle could be repossessed.
To do your search you will need one or more of;
- The registration number
- Chassis number
- Vehicle identification number (VIN)
During the check you are asked to confirm you are aware of and understand your obligations under the Personal Property Securities Act 1999
First check is the premier New Zealand owned checking service. Our processes allow for you to perform checks on the PPSR without having to created a login.
Results are returned within one day and are usually available instantly.