Extension: DVLA Search


Before installing the extension, you need to install Auto Listings plugin first.

  1. Go to Plugins → Add New and search for Auto Listings
  2. Click Install Now button to install the plugin
  3. After installing, click Activate Plugin to activate the plugin

The extension is just a WordPress plugin, you can install it like a normal WordPress plugin.

  1. Go to Plugins, click Add new, then click Upload plugin.
  2. Choose the .zip file you downloaded and click Install now
  3. After finishing upload, click Activate to finish.


1. Get your DVLA API key:

DVLA Search requires an API key to work with. Go to https://dvlasearch.co.uk/, create an account then get your API key.

2. Enter your API key:

Go to Listings->Settings, click DVLA Search tab. Enter your API key into the input field.

3. Choose which fields to display on your frontend page:

There is a list of fields in your setting. You can choose whatever fields you want to display. Also, you can format the text of the field.

4. Search for your listing:

When adding or editing a listing, you simply need to input the license plate/VRM and hit the Find Vehicle Details button:

After saving, there will be a tab display your listing data searched by DVLA API on your single listing page: