DoneDeal verify ownership of cars for sale
To make our marketplace as trusted as possible, we’re working with our car dealers and private sellers to add a GreenLight verification to all vehicles for sale on DoneDeal.
The Greenlight verification is an initiative driven by DoneDeal in our continued effort to build a marketplace where buyers can have complete peace of mind during their vehicle buying journey.
What does it mean for a seller?
Private sellers can now take an extra step when selling their vehicle on DoneDeal to verify ownership by supplying their logbook number. Using data directly from our records we match the registration and logbook with information in this database.
Basic History Check with Greenlight verification
We check if the vehicle was ever logged as a Category A or B* write off in Ireland if it is we don’t list the ad on DoneDeal.ie.
We check if the vehicle was originally imported, if we find that it was, we display this on the ad. If the vehicle was imported we encourage our users to do a full history check to include the UK since we can’t check the write off status outside Ireland.
Greenlight Verification is free
We don’t charge either the buyer or seller for this history check since we know this is a really important factor to consider when searching for your perfect vehicle. We do however, always encourage our users to do a full history check when considering their next used vehicle purchase.