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    NSW Leniency for perfect driving record - should I contest?

    Approximately 2 weeks ago, I received a fine for driving an unregistered vehicle. The car was only out by a week, we have a new baby and combined with the stress from current circumstances we had forgotten to register for the first time ever. When the police officer pulled me over, he seemed...
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    QLD Car Ownership Rights

    Good morning, I am wanting some advice on what to do on the following situation. My partners mum bought him a car 4-5 years ago as a gift, however they left the registration under her name because insurance etc. wasn't as expensive (he was only 18-19 at the time). A few months back they...
  3. Skateboard

    VIC Brother Lent My Car to His Friend - What to Do?

    My brother lent my Victorian registered car valued at $120,000 to his business associate in NSW who has since shifted addresses and taken my car with him. I asked for my car back and my brother kept telling me that it was going to be returned to me or that his businesses associate would buy it...
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    VIC Second hand vehicle purchased - engine trouble same day

    Hello Last week I purchased a car through finance from a private seller and on the day that I took it home, I experienced issues with the car not turning on, when I finally managed to turn it on it was jerking up and down the road and the car had difficulty getting past 50k. I called the owner...
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    NSW Can a Car Dealership Sell an Unregistered Car?

    I've tried to find out what the law is regarding this, but I can't find it. I bought a car from a dealership and when I took the car to have the car registration transferred I was informed that the registration on the car had expired a month before I bought the car. I thought the car had five...
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    NSW Can We Break the Lease?

    I have moved to Bankstown 2 weeks ago with my family. The past week there has been yelling and shouting going on in the corridors of the units due to gatherings from other tenants with their friends. Also there has been drug dealing in the front of the car park. We know the car registration...
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    QLD Ownership & Registration of Deceased Estate Vehicle with Queensland Transport

    Hi, My dad died in July last year and made me executor of his will. He didn't have much when he died except for a car. I applied to Queensland Transport to verify it was registered in his name which was the first step I was advised to take. Confirmation was received and I then went about...
  8. Azza2772

    VIC Is Friend Able to Contest Parking Fines?

    Hi all A friend has received a parking fine (legitimately parked in a no standing zone and doesn't contest that) but the make of the vehicle on her parking fines do not match that of her vehicle. The car registration number does though. It is in the City of Boroondara council district. Just...
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    NSW Seller Sold Me a Defective Car - What to Do?

    Hello, I bought a second-hand car but it has many defects. I want to give it back to the owner but he does not want to give me back the money. Is there anything I can do? Best regards
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    NSW Bought Faulty Car from Private Seller - What to Do?

    I viewed and test drove a car, advertised as "in good condition" Saturday last. After I was satisfied with the the test drive, I asked all the usual questions (has the car ever given them any trouble or had any problems etc, to which I was told no). While there was no service history, I was also...