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Our website has literally hundreds of pages of unique content intended to inform and entertain.

Everything from online versions of all the great content from our free magazine, to pictures and stories sent in by ordinary and extraordinary people who love their personalised car registrations.

We have celebrity interviews and articles about how private number plates are being used as a business tool. Please visit regularly, as we are constantly adding new content and features.

Please follow the links below to find the content you are seeking.

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  • Frequently Asked Questions - Many of your queries may already have been addressed here.
  • UK Car Registrations - An overview of the various UK car registration formats that have been used over the years, and what all those characters denote.
  • Number Plates Display Regulations.
  • Personalised Number Plates - How to choose personalised plates, how to get them, how they work and what you're allowed to do.
  • Most Expensive Number Plates - The real cream of the number plates crop. Worldwide, record-breaking prices are being paid for the very best registrations.
  • Our FREE Magazine - Available on request at no cost, our famous magazine contains exclusive celebrity interviews and pictures, great number plates articles, and a comprehensive selection of the very best private registrations currently for sale in the UK. Order your copy now, or read online.
  • How DVLA issues car registrations - Information about the issuing agency for UK vehicle registrations.
  • The CNDA - The industry body that regulates the UK's top independent dealers.
  • Number Plate Newsletter - Stories, information and comment on number plate related topics and events.
  • The Notorious PEN 15 - The number plate 'they' tried to ban.
  • Autocar
  • Autotrader
  • Car Magazine
  • Classic And Sports Car Magazine
  • Country Life magazine
  • Daily Mail
  • Daily Telegraph
  • Easyjet
  • Google
  • Sunday Times
  • Top Gear Magazine

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