Can you write out a bill of sale?
Anyone can write a bill of sale as long as it has certain requirements. When writing a bill of sale, the bill of sale must contain information in order for it to be legally binding. This information is important as it will better explain how much sales tax you may pay.
Are cars sold as seen?
No, it's not sold as seen? When you purchase a second-hand car from a motor dealer, you enter into a legal binding contract. As the buyer you are entitled to a car that is fit for purpose, of satisfactory quality, and as described.
Do you need a roadworthy to sell a car?
If you're selling a vehicle privately you'll need: a roadworthy certificate (unless exempt) a vehicle transfer form [PDF 678 Kb] a copy of the registration certificate/renewal notice (to prove the right to transfer) or a myVicRoads account showing the vehicle in your holdings.
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Can I return a car sold as seen?
Remember, regardless of car age and price, sold as seen and trade sale do not legally apply to private buyers. Your buyer rights include satisfactory quality, as described, and fit for purpose. Within these parameters, you are entitled to repair. If the vehicle is not corrected, you are entitled to a refund.
Should I only accept cash when selling a car privately?
In general, accepting cash for your car is by far the safest way to make sure you get the full, exact payment. To be extra safe, you may want to meet the buyer at the bank so you can immediately put the cash into your account.