Search for SC Vehicles

« back

All vehicles certified to the New Zealand Standard - Self containment of motor caravans and caravans (NZS 5465:2001) must display a warrant on the front windscreen clearly showing the expiry date of certification, and keep inside the vehicle a certificate with the vehicle's containment specifications. Although not a mandatory requirement under NZS 5465:2001, certified self contained (CSC) vehicles should also display a 'self containment' sticker. This sticker was introduced by the National Responsible Camping Forum as an aid to assist enforcement officers easily identify a vehicles CSC status.

If you have misplaced your self containment certificate or wish to verify a vehicles certified self containment status, please enter the vehicle registration number below for a copy of the certificate and expiry date.

Please note - although the NZMCA's database contains extensive vehicle self containment information, a small number of vehicles are not certified through the NZMCA, therefore the record may not be housed electronically.


If you have trouble searching for a vehicle please contact the National Office on 09 298 5466 or alternatively, send us an email at with the rego details of the vehicle you're searching for.