My private number plate certificate has expired. Can I get it back? What happens to it? Have I lost my registration number?
How do you transfer a private number plate? Step by step guide for all you need to know to move your cherished registration.
How to put your private number plate on retention. Step by step guide. What forms do I need? How much does it cost? How long does it take?
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:
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:
What vehicle documents do I need to transfer my private number plate to a car? See this full guide.
Download DVLA form V317. Use this to put your private number plate on retention or transfer it direct from one vehicle to another. DVLA fees apply.
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