Vehicle registration

​​​Vehicle history report

Buying a used car? A vehicle history report can help you make an informed decision.

Order your report online

You can purchase a vehicle claims history report online from ICBC or vehicle history report from CARFAX Canada. Rest assured, payment for the ICBC vehicle claims history report is processed on a site supported by TD Merchant.

Order your report by phone​

You can also call ICBC for your vehicle claims history report:

  • Lower Mainland: 604-661-2233

  • Rest of B.C.: 1​-800-464-5050

Monday to Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.​​​​​

Choose the report that's right for you

ICBC reports provide claims information from B.C., while CARFAX Canada reports provide claims information from across North America. 

View the sample reports:

​Information provided

​ICBC vehicle claims history

​CARFAX Canada Vehicle History Report + Lien Check (B.C.)

​Vehicle damage claimed through ICBC

​Date and dollar value of damage (if available)

​Primary area of damage​

​Vehicle status (normal, rebuilt, salvage, etc.). Free status search

​Imported to B.C​

​Possibly reported as stolen​

​Restrictions could exist to prevent licencing and insuring​

Safety inspection may be required​

​Claims for "extras" like add-on stereo equipment, wheels​

​Canadian lien search*

​Canadian registration check​ (excluding Northwest Territories)

​Accident claims from Canada's private insurers​

​Complete U.S. history​

​Odometer records (from verifiable sources only)​

​Records from Canada's Registrar of Imported Vehicles​

$20.00 plus GST

$89.95 plus GST​

*Searches for liens in the Canadian province or territory you’re located in if the vehicle is currently registered there, and every other province and territory in Canada (excluding Northwest Territories) where the vehicle was registered or had its registration renewed.​

Terms and conditions

CARFAX Canada is an independent Canadian firm and a member of the Better Business Bureau Online Reliability Program. ICBC does not monitor or guarantee the accuracy of any CARFAX Canada reports.

For CARFAX Canada enquiries, please call 1-866-835-8612 or email [email protected].