Vehicle Ownership

Find out how to buy or import a car or bike in Vietnam, plus how to register, insure and make it road legal once the paperwork is completed...

Whether behind the wheel of a car or motorbike, drivers in Vietnam have to make sure that their vehicles are registered, insured and roadworthy. In this section there is detailed information on vehicle insurance and the roadworthiness test required in order for certain types of vehicle to drive legally in Vietnam.

In the market for a car? This section covers the processes and paperwork involved in buying or selling a new or second-hand car in Vietnam.

Thinking of bringing a car from your home country? Details on the registration, taxes and customs requirements needed to import a car or bike to Vietnam can be found here.