Register to Buy with BCA


All sales currently remain online for Trade Account holders only.

The application will need to be completed by the Proprietor, Partner or Director. 

To complete this 4 step form to start your registration for a BCA Trade Buyer Account you will also need the following documentation ready to attach to the form**:

  • Proof of ID*
  • Bank Statement**
  • Motor Trade Insurance certificate
  • Proof of address from the last 12 months*
The following will not be acceptable as proof of ID or address:-
  • Mobile phone bills
  • Credit card statements
  • Invoices
  • Provisional driving license
** The Bank Statement must be within the previous 12 months and match the Company / Trade or Individual Name on your application to Buy with BCA.

The Buyer acknowledges and agrees that BCA may use the Buyer’s details, and may share the Buyer’s details, in each case for legitimate business purposes, including (but not limited to) due diligence screening.  Such due diligence screening may include (but is not limited to) identification checks, credit checks and sanctions screening.

Please note any incomplete applications will not be processed and all documents will be securely destroyed. 

If you need any assistance or help with the application please contact quoting "DC2021".

Step 1 of 4: Company Details

Any refund or Sales Cheques will be made payable to the above name

Trading Address

If you are not within the UK please advise your Country.

For invoicing purposes

For example a Utility Bill or Bank Statement from the past 12 months that matches the information supplied above.

Please provide a recent Bank Statement from the past 12 months that matches the Company / Trade or Individual Name.

All sales currently remain online only with BCA. In order to Buy Online with BCA you will need to provide Motor Trade insurance. We cannot notify the DVLA that vehicles have been sold to the trade or provide you with a V5C without evidence that you are a trade buyer.

Step 2 of 4: Trading Information

If you are changing your company name or are a returning customer please advise of previous account information.

Step 3 of 4: Buyer Details

Main Account Holder (Sole Proprietor, Director or Partner)

A copy of your driving licence or passport.
Additional Buyer Details for Access to Online Sales

Step 4 of 4

By submitting this form, you are accepting the terms and conditions that apply when buying with BCA. These are published at and comprise of BCA’s Conditions of Entry and Sale, variations to these conditions regarding BCA Live Online, BCA Buyer App, BCA Assured and Essential Check, Bid Now and Buy Now, together with the MyBCA Card terms and conditions.

You also agree that:

  • any named individual(s) nominated on this form for a BCA Trade Buyer Account card is/are authorised to enter into contracts for and on behalf of the company, business or individual registering for a BCA Trade Buyer Account on this form (the "Account Holder"), and

  • that all purchases effected using a BCA Trade Buyer Account card will be deemed to have been made by the individual to whom such MyBCA Trade Buyer Account card was issued, and without exception all such purchases shall be valid and binding upon the Account Holder.

To prevent fraudulent activity, you must ensure all BCA username and passwords are kept secure and never disclosed to any third parties. Anyone who transacts on your own account with your login will be deemed to have authority to enter into a contract for and on behalf of the company, business or individual as Account Holder.

You warrant and undertake that, by registering as a Trade Buyer that you are not a 'consumer' for the purposes of the Consumer Rights Act 2015, or the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) regulations 2013 (which governs distance selling). All transactions between BCA and a Trade Buyer are business-to-business and are governed by non-consumer legislation. Further, you acknowledge and accept that:

  • you have no automatic right to a refund

  • a refund will only be made after following the BCA customer claims process, published at; and

  • any refund will only be given on return of purchase.

You accept that all vehicles are 'sold as seen' unless advised otherwise, and that, by bidding on a vehicle, you are deemed to have read and accepted the supplementary vehicle information provided in respect of that vehicle at the time of auction, subject to any catalogue changes announced by the auctioneer during any auction sale.

You acknowledge that BCA collect, store and process information about our customers under our privacy policy published at

If you have any queries or questions regarding your Trade Buyer Application with BCA please contact Customer Services on 0344 875 34 84 or email