My private number plate certificate has expired. Can I get it back? What happens to it? Have I lost my registration number?
Certificate of Entitlement
How do you transfer a private number plate? Step by step guide for all you need to know to move your cherished registration.
Personalised number plate fees apply whenever you transfer from a car.
If you have a private registration number, there will come a time when you want to do one of these things:
Filling in the V750 Certificate of Entitlement you've received from us
Use the details from your V5C Registration Document to fill in the V750 Certificate of Entitlement. See below.
How do I put a private number plate on my car from a retention Certificate of Entitlement? How much does it cost? How long does it take?
What is a DVLA Certificate of Entitlement V750? Is it the same as a Retention Document? Everything you need to know about DVLA number plate certificates
Yes. You can now transfer a private number plate from a pink V750 Certificate of Entitlement directly to your car even if you live in Northern Ireland.
How do I transfer it.
Are there age restrictions
We want to bring you lots of useful stuff about personalised number plates. This page is still being put together.
We are working on this page to fill it with answers to your questions. In the meantime please contact us if you have a specific question.
Got a personalised registration number plate? Step by step guide on how to put it on your car or other vehicle.
DVLA forms for number plate transfer and retention. See this guide for explanation of all the forms you are likely to need.
Number plate certificate - what is it?
A personalised number plate certificate is used to hold a the registration number while it's not on a car or other vehicle. It's handy when you're changing cars, if you don't have another one to move it to.