Non-Conformity Statement

To support the (re-)registration of a non-European type approved vehicle in France

Available for:

Vehicles not manufactured for the European (EU) market or vehicles which are not covered by an existing National Type Approval (NTA) or Whole Vehicle Type Approval (WVTA)

Region to be applied:


Document delivery time

1 – 3 weeks


Please click here for an example of the Non-Conformity Statement

Required deliverables to be provided by applicant:

  • 17-digit Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
  • Copy of existing vehicle registration documents
  • Copy of vehicle owner’s ID card (e.g. copy of passport or driver’s license)
  • Company’s VAT number (If ordered by a company with a registered VAT number in the EU)
  • Shipping and billing address
  • Phone number of shipping address

Important notes before ordering the document:

  • The Non-Conformity Statement is often requested by the French authorities (DRIEE/DREAL/DEAL) for vehicles which do not have a European Whole Vehicle Type Approval.
  • With the Non-Conformity Statement, the French authorities (DRIEE/DREAL/DEAL) will be able to start the Single Vehicle Approval (SVA) process.
  • Additional testing and or modification may still be required upon instructions of the local authorities.
  • You may probably need to acquire support of a local company specialized in importing foreign vehicles
€ 150
excl. VAT
Non-Conformity Statement
Deliverables can be uploaded by applicant during the on-line ordering process or uploaded at a later stage (after the order has been completed). You will have to log in to your account, choose the relevant order and upload the required documents. Please ensure that all scans and/or pictures are showing visible and readable information. In case the dropdown menu below has not been filled in yet, we kindly ask you to fill it in with the correct vehicle data to add the document to your cart.

Herewith we would like to inform you that, despite the Coronavirus COVID-19, KnowMotive and VDOCS are up and running. You can keep sending inquiries by e-mail and place your orders through The orders will be completed within the usual time frame.


Hiermit möchten wir Sie darüber informieren, dass KnowMotive und VDOCS trotz des Coronavirus COVID-19 betriebsbereit sind. Sie können weiterhin Anfragen per E-Mail senden und Ihre Bestellungen über aufgeben. Die Bestellungen werden innerhalb des üblichen Zeitrahmens abgeschlossen.


Par la présente, nous tenons à vous informer que, malgré le Coronavirus COVID-19, KnowMotive et VDOCS sont opérationnels. Vous pouvez continuer à envoyer des demandes par e-mail et passer vos commandes via Les commandes seront finalisées dans le délai habituel.


Hierbij willen we u informeren dat, ondanks het Coronavirus COVID-19, KnowMotive en VDOCS actief zijn. U kunt uw vragen per e-mail blijven verzenden en uw bestellingen plaatsen via De bestellingen worden binnen het gebruikelijke tijdsbestek afgerond.