DVLA V317 number plate transfer and retention form
Full instructions on how to complete the V317 form are attached to the form.
If we have asked you to complete one of these as part of your order, please read our instructions carefully and only complete the section(s) we have requested.
More about the DVLA V317 form
The DVLA V317 form is used for two purposes. To apply to retain private number plates or transferring from one vehicle to another. Read the instructions carefully, and complete the appropriate sections only. The form must be signed by the registered keeper of the vehicle. You will also need your vehicle documents as per instructions.
DVLA fees apply.
Other DVLA forms you may need:
Use this form to apply for a Vehicle Registration Document V5C if you've bought a vehicle but you haven't received the V5C Registration Document in your name.
This form is to tax your vehicle by post. If your tax has expired, you will need to tax the vehicle at the same time as transferring a private number plate onto it. You cannot assign a personalised registration number to an untaxed vehicle.
You may have one of these for your private number plates.
See full list of DVLA forms for private number plates