Carte grise After a divorce, how to have the ex-husband abducted on the

Verified 01 January 2021 - Directorate for Legal and Administrative Information (Prime Minister)

Carte grise The name change of the holder of the divorce is not mandatory. However, when the vehicle is assigned to one of the ex-spouses after the divorce, the latter can apply for it.

There is no time limit to complete this formality.

The procedure is to be carried out online using the following online service:

Carte grise Request the withdrawal of a co-holder on the

You must identify yourself via France Connect.

A digital copy device (scanner, digital camera, smartphone or tablet equipped with a photo function) is required.

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 bring a digital copy (photo or scan) of the following documents:

  • Proof of domicile less than 6 months
  • Form cerfa no. 13750
  • Carte grise original
  • Proof of roadworthiness valid if the vehicle is more than 4 years old, unless he is exempt from control
  • Carte grise Either the divorce decree stating that the vehicle (make and registration number) is assigned to you, or the divorce decree + a certificate of assignment drawn up for your benefit by the holder (or co-holder) of the French national child care company, or, if the divorce is pronounced by mutual consent, the divorce agreement registered by a notary stating that the vehicle is assigned to you

If you're doing it for someone else, you need to have a digital copy of the mandate signed and of identity document.

Carte grise You must certify on the honor that the applicant of the vehicle has a certificate of insurance of the vehicle and a driving license corresponding to the category of vehicle registered.

You do not have to attach a digital copy (photo or scan) of the driver's license. However, this may be requested when your file is being examined.

You will have to pay the sum of €13.76 (fixed fee of €11 + charge for routing €2.76). You must obligatory pay by credit card.

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

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

Carte grise You must keep the old one for 5 years and then destroy it.


if the vehicle is leased, you do not have to do the procedure. Carte grise The owner (financial institution or lender) will be responsible for the formalities of modifying the arrangement. Contact him to find out what documents to send him.