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What is a certificate of conformity?

What is the European Certificate of Conformity (COC) of your vehicle? Its utility and the steps to follow in case of the need to register a foreign vehicle in France.

What is the COC?

The certificate of conformity is a document provided to the nine vehicles from the factory. It proves that the vehicle conforms to European standards and the easy registration process of a vehicle.

The conditions to get your COC

The European certificate of conformity is issued only if:

This vehicle is L-type (two or three motorized wheels) or M1 (a car).
The vehicle is to be sold on the European market.
The first registration year is from 1995.
The country of first registration is a member of the EU.

What if you do not have a COC for a used vehicle?

Two solutions are available:

Either you order in Europe that will provide you COC document.
Either you show a DREAL for a compliance procedure.
Which document I need to order my certificate of conformity?

To order the certificate of conformity from COC Europe, you need:

The chassis number
Date of first registration
Copy of registration certificate

Then register on our website www.coc-europe.com to command your European Certificate of Conformity.