Do you own a passenger or light commercial vehicle that's been modified? If it qualifies, it should be registered as a modified vehicle. Then you can get plates and insurance, and put it on the road.
For registration purposes, a modified vehicle means a motor vehicle (passenger or light commercial) of a manufacturer's make that:
has the shell of
body, coach or cab from the original manufactured motor vehicle (sorry,
aftermarket fiberglass, composite, or steel bodies aren't acceptable);
has an altered body that resembles, but is no longer identical in appearance to the original body of the motor vehicle; or
has had one or more of the following components replaced or altered:
Collect and photocopy your receipts, bills of sale or invoices for the major components of the vehicle.
Obtain a "passed" vehicle inspection report from a designated inspection facility. (external)
Find out the market value of your motor vehicle.
Locate an original manufacturers' Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) on the vehicle. The VIN must be clearly visible for sighting by an enforcement officer at the roadside. A VIN that can only be seen, for example, by crawling under the vehicle to inspect a frame rail is not an acceptable 'public' VIN. If you can't find an original manufacturers' VIN, find out how to apply for a VIN.
Fill out an Application to Register a Modified Vehicle.
Take the completed application(s) and related documents to an Autoplan broker or mail them to ICBC.
ICBC - Vehicle Registration Support235 - 151 W. Esplanade North VancouverBC V7M 3H9
For more information, contact Vehicle Registration Support
Lower Mainland: 604-661-6638Toll-free: 1-884-904-8212Fax: 604-443-7341
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