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Choose a private plate company that has a choice of millions of number plates for sale whatever your budget. The cheapest number plates start at just £79. If budget is tight, take a look at our Irish number plates for something that won’t break the bank.

Price is important. But it’s not the only thing to bear in mind. As members of the Cherished Numbers Dealers Association, we adhere to a strict Code of Conduct. Which gives you complete peace of mind with our 100% Money Back Guarantee.


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private number plates at The Plate Market

It's taken a while... but worth the wait, we hope!

The Plate Market launched a sparkling new private number plates website today.

Finding your private number plate was never easier

The site is still packed with great value number plates that start from under £95. With over 45 million to choose from, you'll be spoilt for choice.

To make it easier, we've added some helpful filters. Now you can limit your results based on price, to see what's available within your budget. And if you're looking for something very specific you can even restrict it to your choice of number plate formats too.


Loads of useful stuff

It's also rammed with useful information on everything you could possibly want to know about personalised number plates. That includes are excellent number plate guides.

You can find shops selling auto and car parts or accessories on many retail parks. Or there are literally dozens of online websites. So it's not difficult to find where to get number plates made up. But not all number plates are the same. So beware.
Like many things you buy, the great thing about walking into a shop is that you can see exactly what you are getting for your money. You can touch and feel the number plates before you get them made up. The quality of number plates does vary a lot. Cheap number plates do just peel apart and can cause you to fail an MoT if the letters and numbers are affected.

Personalised number plate removal in the UK is pretty straightforward. There are a few basic rules. But if the vehicle qualifies it's really simple.

What to check before removal

Whatever your vehicle, it must be of a type that needs an MoT or HGV test certificate.

Under the current rules the car should have:

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Irish number plates are great choice

If you’re looking for a cheap number plate to hide the age of your car, it’s got to be an Irish number plate. They can cost as less than £100. And even a shortened version of your name can be on your car for around £500 or so.

Clear the confusion over car number plates in the UK

The different formats of UK number plates can have some people in a state of complete confusion. Over the years, the DVLA have changed the layout of car number plates, to deal with the growing number of vehicles on our roads. Simply because... we ran out of combinations!

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