Report a road traffic collision

Do not complete this form if any of the following occured ;

  • The road traffic collision has resulted in someone being injured or is causing a obstruction (call 999)
  • If you have already reported this collision to the Police (via a phone call / 101 Live Chat)
  • If you have already exchanged details with the other driver (third party)
  • If the incident occurred outside of the West Yorkshire area

Do complete this form if ;

  • This is a 'failed to stop' road traffic collision - ie the other party has left the scene
    or
  • A damage only road traffic collision - ie nobody is injured
    and also if ;
  • The indicent has occurred in the West Yorkshire area
     

Call 999 immediately if

  • The incident has just happened and someone is injured or in any imminent danger

How long will the form take?

5
15
minutes
  • Your personal details, including your address, postcode and contact details
  • Description of the vehicle(s) damaged
  • Details of the incident - when and where it happened
  • Permission from the victim or organisation if you're reporting it on their behalf

Lets check a few things first

Did the incident occur in West Yorkshire?

Sorry an incident that occurred outside of the West Yorkshire area cannot be reported to West Yorkshire Police.

Please click here to find the Police Force where the incident took place and report to the Force in the area the incident occurred (this link opens a new browser window).
Have you already reported this incident to the Police?
 
If you have already reported this incident to West Yorkshire Police you do not need to complete this form.

If you have an existing Crime Reference Number you can track the progress of a previously reported crime through our Local Crime Tracker.
Have you already exchanged details with the other driver?
Such as name, contact number, vehicle registration etc?
 
If you have already exchanged details with the other driver you do not need to complete this form.
 
Please click Get started, below, to continue.