The Concept of Revs check

The Concept of Revs check

The title seems confusing right? I know. Even I was confused when I came across this term for the first time. What is exactly Revs Check?  So, REVs stands for Register of Encumbered Vehicles and is a search of the vehicles in the state of Australia and which are registered under the PPSR.  The Vehicle Security Registration (VSR) is also known as REVs Check.

What is PPSR? It stands for Personal Property Securities registration and it includes all the single security interest information which is imposed on the registered Australian personal property. On 30th Jan 2012, REVs check was changed into PPSR.

All the records of a vehicle are noted in the state-based registers. Want to get some reliable information about a vehicle? Get the Chassis number or the VIN and you will get all the history and information about the vehicle.

Things that you can know with REVs check

There are a lot of things that you can know about the vehicle through a REVS check. First and foremost this check will help you to know whether the vehicle is defective or not. You can find information about whether the car is stolen or not. Anything you want to know about a car you will find it in the register of the vehicles. There is much information that is kept a secret from the buyer during the time of selling the car. Nevertheless, with this check there not even stand a chance to hide anything from the buyer of the vehicle. Isn’t that helpful?

REVS check

How to do REVs Check?

REVs check is not as hard as the name suggests. All you need to do is visit a website that provides REVs services and simply enter your VIN of the vehicle. Then a thorough search will be conducted in the Australian State and Territory REVs Databases. Don’t worry it doesn’t take much time. Within a few seconds, you will get hold of all the credible history of the vehicle.

How much does REVs check cost?

Trust me, REVs check doesn’t cost much. For VIN search it will cost around $5.80 and $ 8.89 by Rego. Remember, the cost may vary sometimes if you wish to find all the credible information about the vehicle.


Do you intend to buy a car? Then check about the vehicle is the very first thing that you should do before purchasing. It’s reliable and it’s easy!