Carte grise What to do if there is a mistake in the

Verified 20 August 2021 - Directorate for Legal and Administrative Information (Prime Minister)

Carte grise If you notice an error in your point out via the online service of the National Agency for Secure Securities (ANTS). You will receive in return a new corrected card.

Carte grise You should do the procedure if you notice an error in your procedure.

For example, one of the following cases may be involved:

  • Input error on your skill or on your first or last name (spelling error or unaccented name in uppercase)
  • Error concerning the technical characteristics of your vehicle (vehicle CV power)
  • Postal code error resulting in incorrect pricing of state tax


carte grise not all information appears on the. So, for example, the details of your address, your 2eme Your first or last name is not indicated, but the information is registered by the authorities. So it's not a mistake.

The request is made online using the following online service:

Carte grise Request correction of an error on the

You must identify yourself via France Connect.

Of numeric dots (with computers, printers and scanners) are available in each prefecture and in most sub-prefectures. You can do the walk there. You can be assisted by digital mediators if you have difficulties using the Internet.

You can also be accompanied in your approach by a France Services house :

Who shall I contact


carte grise it is now no longer possible to request a referral from the prefecture or sub-prefecture.

You must have a digital copy (photo or scan) of the following:

  • Carte grise in which error to be corrected
  • Justification for the error to be corrected (examples: proof of domicile for correction of an error in the address of the holder, jproof of identity for correcting an error in entering a given name)

If you're doing it for someone else: digital copy of the mandate signed and of identity document

To reduce processing time, you can any useful precision in the free input field in support of your request.

At the end of the procedure, you get the following 3 items:

  • File Number
  • Acknowledgement of registration of your application
  • Provisional Certificate of Registration (PIC), which you must print. The CPI allows you to circulate for 1 month, only in France, carte grise while waiting to receive your

If the administration finds that there is a difference between the costs that have been incurred and those that should have been incurred (taking into account the changes), it may, as appropriate, claim the difference or pay it back to you.

This may in particular be the case if the error concerns the higher or lower CV power of the vehicle, or the postal code which leads to incorrect pricing of the regional tax.

You will have to pay any taxes by credit card, to finalize your approach after the authorities have checked your file.

If the change has no cost implications, then the correction is free of charge.

Carte grise You will be given the definitive secure fold at your home in a period which may vary.

You can follow the progress of its manufacture on the Internet:

Carte grise Follow your request to