My private number plate certificate has expired. Can I get it back? What happens to it? Have I lost my registration number?
Number plate transfer
How do you transfer a private number plate? Step by step guide for all you need to know to move your cherished registration.
What fees do DVLA charge for number plate services?
Transfers of personalised number plates are processed by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA). There are fees for these services as the DVLA must update their database and issue replacement V5C Registration Documents.
Full range of cherished number plate services including renewal of certificates, change of grantee, registration transfers, and DVLA auction. Talk to us about what you need, chances are we can help.
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:
Want to transfer a private number plate but don't have a V5C Registration Document in your name? Here's what you need to do.
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?
I've bought a private registration number. When do I get the number plates for the car? What do I need to do? When can I swap the plates over? Can I change the spacing?
When I change my car in the future, what happens to my personalised number plate? Can I transfer it to my new car? How long does that take? How do I do that?
What car documents do I need to transfer a personalised number plate?
What if I don't have my V5C Registration Document? Find out what you need and how to apply.