Man buys car

Car documents' translation

The registration procedure of the cars bought abroad provides for the translation of their documents. In general, the police shall ask for the sworn translation of the purchase invoice (or purchase invoices if several buyers and sellers exist upstream, in order to establish their traceability. In Galați City, the sworn translation of your car title must carry the translator’s registration number. ANAF (Tax Administration) shall require the sworn translation of your registration certificate.

Procedure for exchanging a driving licence issued in the UK

In order to exchange your UK driving licence, you should contact the Community Public Service for Driving Licences and Registration. You will require a legalized translation of your driving licence and a certified translation of your driving record. The Driving record is issued online at, where you will enter your driving licence number and social insurance number (NINo). This driving record is valid for 21 days.