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How to read your number plate UK Number Plate Format Guide
10th September 2020
Since they were first introduced as law in 1904, car number plates have seen many changes In terms of style, colour, [...]
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Guide to Irish Number Plates
6th August 2020
When the term “Irish number plates” is being used, first of all, it’s important to clarify which nation’s [...]
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Road of 2020 - how to tell a vehicles age How to tell a vehicle’s age
16th May 2020
Since 2001, vehicles registered have been issued with Millennium Registrations This saw a standard issue registration [...]
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Is it Illegal to Have No Front Number Plate?
7th May 2020
UK roads are used by a multitude of vehicles with a variety of different number plates on display Cars most commonly [...]
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Bugatti car fitted with one of most expensive number plates. F1 registration plate . Most Expensive Number Plates in Britain!
3rd March 2020
NewReg customers love to browse potential number plates for their vehicles, but who’s got the most expensive taste [...]
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Old british car with dateless registration plate A Brief History of Vehicle Registration Plates
18th February 2020
With the new ‘20’ number plates just around the corner you may be interested as to how and why vehicle plates are [...]
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Why are Number Plates Yellow and White?
23rd January 2020
from the black and white plates of France to the multi-coloured registrations of Australia, every country across the [...]
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DVLA employee hold UK most expensive number plate that shows '25 0' Who Will Buy My Number Plate?
23rd January 2020
There are many situations in which you might want to sell your number plate If you’ve scrapped your car but retained [...]
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Whose Number Plate Is This?
23rd January 2020
In this age of data protection, there are very strict guidelines regarding personal privacy here in the UK However, [...]
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Outside the DVLA offices, showing 'welcome' sign When Do New Number Plates Come Out?
23rd January 2020
While this wasn’t always the case, in the UK today, vehicle number plates are issued in two releases each year The [...]
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Front doors with logo of the DVLA (Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency) When Can A Number Plate Fail An MOT?
23rd January 2020
If your car is over three years old and less than 40 years of age, you’re required to take it for an annual MOT test [...]
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23rd January 2020
You might be wondering why anyone would steal a number plate While usually not the most expensive part of a car to [...]
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Bugatti car fitted with one of most expensive number plates. F1 registration plate . What Makes a Number Plate Valuable?
23rd January 2020
For many years, if your number plate spelled out a name or resembled a well-known word, it was simply a matter of luck [...]
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Front doors with logo of the DVLA (Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency) What Is the Standard Size of a Motorcycle Number Plate?
23rd January 2020
While travelling on UK roads, you may have seen some variations when it comes to motorcycle number plates From black [...]
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Front doors with logo of the DVLA (Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency) What Do I Need to Buy a Number Plate?
23rd January 2020
Whether you’re planning to pick up a new registration for yourself or as a present for a friend or family member, you [...]
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How to read your number plate What Does My Number Plate Mean?
23rd January 2020
It became compulsory for cars in the UK to carry plates back in the early 20th century when the Motor Car Act was [...]
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vehicle registration format explained What Can You Find Out with a Number Plate?
23rd January 2020
Number plates are designed so that the authorities, drivers and members of the public can quickly identify vehicles In [...]
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Outside the DVLA offices, showing 'welcome' sign Replacement Number Plates – What You Need to Know
23rd January 2020
If your number plate is damaged in an accident, deteriorated over time or been stolen, you’ll need to replace it or [...]
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Bugatti car fitted with one of most expensive number plates. F1 registration plate . How Will a Number Plate Look on My Car?
23rd January 2020
While checking out your private number plate online allows you to picture what it could look like displayed on your [...]
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Outside the DVLA offices, showing 'welcome' sign How To Transfer A Private Number Plate
23rd January 2020
When you need to transfer a private number plate, there are two steps that need to be completed Firstly, the plate must [...]
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top down view of a red and blue car side-by-side How To Transfer A Number Plate
23rd January 2020
If you want to transfer a number plate, there are two basic steps involved in doing so Firstly, you need to take [...]
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DVLA employee hold UK most expensive number plate that shows '25 0' How To Sell A Number Plate
23rd January 2020
If you want to sell your number plate, you’re in the right place At New Reg, we offer assistance from our number [...]
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top down view of a red and blue car side-by-side How To Retain A Private Number Plate
23rd January 2020
If you are planning to change or get rid of your car, motorbike or van, then you may need to remove and retain a [...]
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Outside the DVLA offices, showing 'welcome' sign How To Retain A Number Plate
23rd January 2020
If you are thinking of changing your car, or even doing without one for a while, you might wish to retain a [...]
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23rd January 2020
So you’ve made the decision to change your standard number plate for a personalised one You’ve found the perfect [...]
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Front doors with logo of the DVLA (Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency) How To Register A Private Number Plate
23rd January 2020
When you’re considering purchasing a private number plate, you will need to know how to go about registering this [...]
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vehicle registration format explained How To Read Car Number Plates
23rd January 2020
At first glance, a car number plate can seem like an arbitrary sequence of numbers and letters To some degree this is [...]
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Front doors with logo of the DVLA (Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency) How To Put A Number Plate On Retention
23rd January 2020
If you have your own private number plate, you may want to know how you can retain this when it comes to the time to [...]
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DVLA employee hold UK most expensive number plate that shows '25 0' How To Keep Your Number Plate When Selling Your Car
23rd January 2020
If you own a personalised number plate, you may wonder what happens when you come to sell or scrap your vehicle Do you [...]
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23rd January 2020
Car number plates, whether private or standard issue, simply provide a way to identify a vehicle, but personalised [...]
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Outside the DVLA offices, showing 'welcome' sign How to Check if Number Plates are Taken
23rd January 2020
If you have thought of the perfect car number plate and would like to see if it’s possible to buy it, there are [...]
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Front doors with logo of the DVLA (Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency) How To Change A Private Number Plate
23rd January 2020
Perhaps you’ve already purchased the perfect number plate and want to know what happens next Maybe you’re thinking [...]
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DVLA employee hold UK most expensive number plate that shows '25 0' How to Buy a Personalised Number Plate
23rd January 2020
A car number plate is really a form of identification, but it can be so much more to a personalised number plate owner [...]
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Outside the DVLA offices, showing 'welcome' sign How Much is it to Register a Private Number Plate?
23rd January 2020
There are a number of costs involved in obtaining and registering a private number plate The entire process could cost [...]
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How Much is a Personalised Number Plate?
23rd January 2020
The price range of personalised number plates varies very widely Private registrations can cost hundreds of thousands [...]
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Front doors with logo of the DVLA (Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency) How Much Do Replacement Number Plates Cost?
23rd January 2020
If you’re considering the cost of obtaining new, replacement number plates, then first you need to establish exactly [...]
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23rd January 2020
When it comes to vehicle number plates, the range of potential costs is a very wide one indeed Any vehicle you buy will [...]
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Outside the DVLA offices, showing 'welcome' sign Does a Motorcycle Need a Number Plate Light?
23rd January 2020
Number plates are subject to a fairly comprehensive list of legal requirements Regardless of the type of vehicle they [...]
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Front doors with logo of the DVLA (Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency) Can you Transfer a Motorcycle Number Plate to a Car?
23rd January 2020
If you have a private number plate on a motorcycle you own, perhaps you’ve considered transferring it to your car [...]
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Can You Sell A Car With A Private Number Plate?
23rd January 2020
If your vehicle bears your own private number plate and you want to sell, or even scrap your vehicle, you might be [...]
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How to read your number plate Can You Put a Prefix Number Plate on Any Car?
23rd January 2020
Prefix car number plates are one of the best selling types of car registration here at New Reg The format of prefix [...]
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Can You Look Up Someone’s Licence Plate Number?
23rd January 2020
If you have reason to find out who owns a vehicle, then perhaps you’ve wondered how you could access this information [...]
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DVLA employee hold UK most expensive number plate that shows '25 0' Can You Change Number Plates on a Financed Car?
23rd January 2020
Whether you already have your own private number plate or it’s something you’re considering, you might need to do [...]
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Outside the DVLA offices, showing 'welcome' sign Can Two Cars Have the Same Number Plate?
23rd January 2020
Since 1904, when the Motor Car Act was officially passed here in the United Kingdom, it has been compulsory for cars to [...]
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Front doors with logo of the DVLA (Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency) Can I Sell My Number Plate?
23rd January 2020
In the UK, selling a number plate is fully legal providing you own the right to use it either through a certificate of [...]
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police pulling over drvier Are Tinted Number Plates Legal?
23rd January 2020
While the standard style of registrations used in the UK feature acrylic plates in white and yellow with numbers and [...]
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police pulling over drvier Are Short Number Plates Illegal?
23rd January 2020
While short number plates aren’t illegal, they must still follow all the guidelines for registrations in the UK, [...]
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Bugatti car fitted with one of most expensive number plates. F1 registration plate . Are Gel Number Plates Legal?
23rd January 2020
Although using gel-style number plates to display vehicle registrations is legal, you must ensure that these plates [...]
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Front doors with logo of the DVLA (Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency) Are Darkened Number Plates Legal?
23rd January 2020
While the most common form of registrations on UK roads are acrylic plates in yellow and white with black characters, [...]
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police pulling over drvier Are Blue Number Plate Lights Legal?
23rd January 2020
Motorists looking to show off their latest purchase of a personalised registration might be tempted to illuminate them [...]
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