Owning a Vehicle in China

Find out how to buy or import a car or bike in China, plus information on registering and insuring it once the paperwork is completed...

Whether behind the wheel of a car or motorbike, drivers in China have to make sure that their vehicles are registered, insured and roadworthy. In this section there is information on vehicle insurance as well as details about licence plate lotteries and auctions.

In the market for a car? This section covers the processes and paperwork involved in buying a new car in China, as well as details on how to go about the private sale or purchase and re-registering of a second-hand used car.