Carte grise Separation of cohabiting partners: how to remove one of them from the family unit?

Verified 06 August 2021 - Directorate for Legal and Administrative Information (Prime Minister)

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

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

You must identify yourself with your ANTS ID or 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:

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.

The Rules of Procedure of carte grise amount of must be made 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

Please note

carte grise you must keep the old one for 5 yearsand 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 changing the Contact him to find out what documents to send him.