Transport of the car with another vehicle
The easiest way in terms of procedures, is to transport the vehicle with another vehicle. This may be an ambulance car, a car trailer or a car and trailer. Please choose in the latter case, the maximum permissible weight of vehicle and trailer and when to apply it have the license E. When one of these options, you can use the car after purchase without transport formality to your home address, garage or directly to the RDW inspection station. The costs of transport vary widely. When you collect the car with a trailer, this is a very cheap way. You can go with a car and trailer on the road to look at the car purchase, and after buying again loaded the car on the trailer home. When you turn on a conveyor which transports the car with an ambulance car or truck, you have to count on a minimum rate of 0.45 Euro per kilometer for some distance, but can reach up to 0.85 euro per kilometer for the return distance .
Self-drive car to Netherlands
One option that many choose is the self drive back of the purchased vehicle. Before that, however there are some formalities. A minimum requirement to regulate this is that their car AU and HU is approved! To own car to drive to the Netherlands, you have to arrange the next after the purchase:
- You need to close at least one liability insurance with limited duration, which in any case must go before you get it Ausfuhrkennzeichen. You get after taking out the insurance a Versicherungs-Doppelkarte, you already when applying for the Ausfuhrkennzeichen must be able to show. This insurance allows you online enrollment beforehand, but also with an insurer that is found near a so called Kfz Zulassungsstelle. Count on a figure of between 30 and 80 euros for a short-term insurance, for example, 14 days. If you want an all-risk insurance, you can be in the Netherlands for many insurers shutdown based on the chassis number.
- You need to arrange a Ausfuhrkennzeichen. You can choose the duration itself, but by default is normally elected for 14 days. To get a Ausfuhrkennzeichen must go to a Strassenverkehrsamt or Kfz Zulassungsstelle. Here you have to show a valid identity document, you should consult the complete car papers and you must present a valid AU and HU reports and a Versicherungs-Doppelkarte. When everything is in order, then you get a Ausfuhrkennzeichen. A Ausfuhrkennzeichen cost around 40 euros.
- Then you can let make license plates belonging to the Ausfuhrkennzeichen at Kfz Zulassungsstelle. Count on about 30 to 40 euros for the making of the plates. These plates are white with black print on the right and have a red vertical band including the expiry date.
- Finally you mount the plates on the car and at the Kfz Zulassungsstelle checked the car or the car that belongs to the car documents, so that the correct VIN. Also done a little technical inspection of the car before you are allowed to drive off. However, please note the following: to drive about the car Zulassungsstelle by car, the car may not yet be opted by those which you bought it! With an already checked-out car because there may not be driven on public roads.