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Sale of new and used vehicles (FOI)

Sale of new and used vehicles (FOI)

Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by States of Jersey and published on 19 May 2017.



How many new vehicles were sold in Jersey over the past five years?


How many second hand vehicles were sold in Jersey over the past five years?


The Driver and Vehicle Standards Department does not hold the information requested as it only records the number of vehicles registered and the number of vehicles transferred.

There is no requirement to advise the Department whether a vehicle has been "sold" or "gifted", only transferred, exported or scrapped.

Since the inception of the Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2015 there have been a number of requests in relation to registered vehicle statistics, which are available to view on the States of Jersey website at the links below:

Number of vehicles registered in Jersey (FOI)

Registered vehicles (FOI)

Number of vehicles (FOI)

Registered vehicles (FOI)

Information not held in the format requested.

In the spirit of Freedom of Information, please see table below.

​ ​Transfer of Vehicle Ownership
​2012 ​23,724
​2013 ​24,878
​2014 ​25,741
​2015  ​26,996
​2016 ​27,459


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