The Most Simple Lost and Found
Platform in the World


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The Crowd for Lost and Found

10.100.496 items managed in our database


Search and Contact
Free of Charge

Have it Back publishes and displays found items online much faster. You can report a loss or find and check our archives for your stuff – for free!


Most Extensive Database Worldwide

Thousands of sources and millions of entries – Have it Back is the largest lost and found platform worldwide. If it's online anywhere, chances are good you'll find it on Have it Back.


Higher Return Chances with Public Reward

Teddy bears, flash drives, smartphones: Whatever you've lost, it's probably more valuable to you than to any third party. Make it known to the public with a finder's reward and give the finder extra motivation to find you!


Fight Black Market of Stolen Goods

Flag your lost or stolen items by entering their serial numbers into our database. Pawn shops, auction houses, and other private exchanges can now use Have it Back to see if an item for sale has been branded.

Have it Back is helping out and convincing audiences worldwide

Over 300 media outlets have positively reported about us, for example:

What our Happy Finders think

Have it Back convinced me personally. Using the website, I found my digicam that I had lost on a short vacation trip last year.

Christoph O.

I never thought I'd see my cat again, but Have it Back helped me out big time. Thanks again!

Kerstin S.

Search Agent

No contract. No risk. No credit card required.

Our Search Agent is the optimal solution so you don't have to look for your lost item or pet manually each and every day.
We'll inform you automatically via email as soon as an entry matching your criteria is registered in our database!
1 search request per item
Frequently Asked Questions
Why should I search and publish on Have it Back?

Public and private lost and founds mostly only check the current status. Again and again, you will have to contact the different venues and inquire the current status, ask the same questions and go through the same procedures. Chances are, you'll easily find your item on Have it Back.

Which items can I find here?

Have it Back displays entries that were directly submitted by users as well as most other freely accessible sources.

Does Have it Back cost me anything?

NO! Have it Back is an internationally operating internet portal and database free of charge in its basic functions (searching, making an entry, matching, contacting finder or searcher, etc.). Only additional services such as the prolonged Search Agent or Premium Placements require a fee.

Which advantage does using Have it Back have?

One of the many advantages of Have it Back is access to thousands of sources (incl. theme-specific sites) on a single platform. This makes Have it back the largest and best virtual lost and found service provider.

Does your company or city run
a Lost and Found?

Have it Back’s Lost and Found Manager is designed to reduce your workload
and improve your service. Use business image recognition
to save up to 90 % time and hassle. Your work is busy enough as it is!