The Language Exchange
The Language Exchange
PO BOX 750
716 E. Fairhaven Ave.
Burlington, Washington 98233

Vehicle Registration and Export Certificate Translations

car registration translations

Photo courtesy of Koji Kuromiya-Parker

Importing vehicles from Japan is becoming increasingly popular! Eyeing up that Nissan Skyline, Mazda RX-7 or Toyota Supra? We can help translate your vehicle registration/export certificate from Japanese to English – complete with a certificate of accuracy and signed by our notary.

Here are some basic documents importers should keep in mind when importing a used car from Japan :

  • 3 sets of original Bills of Lading.
  • 2 sets of original Commercial Invoice.
  • Certificate of Origin
  • Japan Auto Appraisal Institute (JAAI) inspection certificate
  • Japan Export Vehicle Inspection Center Col Ltd. (JEVIC) inspection certificate
  • Air-condition De-gas certificate
  • Vehicle’s Export Deregistration Document in original.
  • Original vehicle de-registration (also referred to as “Export Certificate”) in Japanese and if required can be available in English translation.
  • Certificate of Ownership History
  • Marine Insurance Policy in original, if insurance is taken from the dealer.
  • Auction Vehicle Inspection Sheet.

Consult with us first. Our prices our competitive. We speak YOUR language.

To find out more about how the Language Exchange can help you with your translation project, please call 360-755-9910, e-mail us at, or request a free quote online.