Cars (Worldwide)

This section has information about renting, purchasing or operating a vehicle outside the UK for missionaries and overseas aid workers.

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  • Auto Insider

    Auto Insider is a UK based automotive site specialising in car problems and repairs, business listings and used cars.
  • AutoRec

    One facility that some missions use is to buy a used vehicle direct from Japan. This can provide a good quality used vehicle at a very reasonable price (and one that often hasn't been driven in rough conditions!).
  • IBC Japan

    One facility that some missions use is to buy a used vehicle direct from Japan. This can provide a good quality used vehicle at a very reasonable price (and one that often hasn't been driven in rough conditions!).
  • International Driving Guides

    A really comprehensive resource offering international driving guides for 100+ (and counting) countries worldwide.
  • Stuart Collins & Co

    Car insurance for UK and foreign use. The geographic limits of the policy are the 28 states of the EU plus Norway, Serbia and Switzerland.
    Tel: 01792 655562
    Location: Swansea
  • The AA

    The AA have an International Driving Permit mail order service. If you're not able to get to a Post Office – for example, if you live overseas – you can use their new mail order service. For a fee, they'll apply for a permit on your behalf. You'll need to allow a minimum of 10 workings days (possibly longer if applying from overseas).
  • UK Post Office

    International Driving Permits are available over the counter in UK Post Offices. Find your nearest Post Office branch that offers the IDP service on the Post Office website.