Lease Return Information

Lease Return Information


Lease almost over? Let's talk options:


Volkswagen Richmond Hill would like to thank you for leasing your Volkswagen with Volkswagen Finance, and we look forward to assisting you in making a smooth transition as you near the end of your lease – regardless of where in Canada you originally took delivery of your current Volkswagen lease.



You have two choices:


  1. Payout the remaining balance of your current Volkswagen leased vehicle with Volkswagen Richmond Hill
  2. Visit with us to review your needs and let's look at a new Volkswagen model to suit your lifestyle



And, as a returning VW Finance lessee, we’ll waive the security deposit* on your next VW lease.



Some details about your Volkswagen lease return options …



Option 1: Turn in your VW to Volkswagen Richmond Hill



Make your move into a new or certified Pre-Owned VW by following these steps:


1. Go to to explore our newest models

2. Review your vehicle’s condition

3. Schedule your AUTOVIN inspection (review details below)

4. Call Samar Cheaib, our Business Manager to schedule a drop off time or email her at:










Option 2: Purchase your existing VW



Still in love with your Volkswagen? We understand ... so here’s what to do to buyout your current lease:


1. Contact Samar Cheaib, Business Manager at Volkswagen Richmond Hill to discuss the next

    steps are for purchasing your vehicle.

2. Consider the financing with VW Credit or any of our lenders (we take care of everything)

3. Follow provided instructions to complete your purchase.






Now that you’ve chosen your Volkswagen Lease - End option,

let’s complete the transaction …




First, schedule your vehicle inspection:



  • Completed by AUTOVIN, Volkswagen Finance's lease inspection company.
  • Tel: (866) 400-7693
  • Hours: Monday to Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • Once the inspection has been booked, AUTOVIN will send an agent to any location specified by you (including home, work)
  • This inspection takes about 30 minutes.
  • The agent will provide a copy of the inspection report.
  • We recommend contacting AUTOVIN 3-4 weeks in advance of your lease termination.



Then, turn in your vehicle:



  • With inspection report in hand, contact Samar Cheaib, our Business Manager to coordinate your vehicle return time and date
  • Email Samar at



Please be sure to have the following items ready to hand over to Samar when returning your vehicle:



  • Vehicle Ownership
  • All vehicle keys (including valet key)
  • Vehicle owners manual
  • Spare tire and tools
  • Navigation disc (if applicable)
  • Wheel locks
  • Cargo cover (if applicable)
  • All headrests present
  • Any other accessories listed on the lease agreement




Volkswagen Richmond Hill will complete one final visual inspection of your Volkswagen lease return:


  • Vehicle return process will take approximately 15-20 minutes
  • You will receive a copy of the lease return form with the details and date of return




Volkswagen Finance Loyalty Offer…



As a returning Volkswagen Finance lessee, we’ll waive the security deposit* on your next VW lease.




We hope this has helped you in making the right decision on what to do with your Volkswagen Lease-End vehicle…



For more information on how to buy-out your leased vehicle, how to complete a VW lease transfer as well as extended warranty options, please contact our Business Manager, Samar Cheaib.


* Security Deposits will be waived for loyalty purposes on approved credit.