How do I use the search features?

Our system searches through our extensive database of over 60 million private plates and then generates all the possible matches to your inputted criteria, bringing you only the highest quality selection of results. If you need any help, our experienced team is available six days a week on 0203 930 9671, ready to help with all your requirements.

Using the "Search All" function

Identify your favourite words and phrases that could fit on a number plate such as names, initials, hobbies, exact match or even anything meaningful to you. Simply enter it in the search box and our systems will present you with exact results or results closest to your search queries.

Search by category or format

The options tab allows you to customise your search further and filter through the available choices by exact match, plate style, and plate format. Simply select your preferred number plate format - New style, prefix, suffix, dateless and preselect the available letters and numbers from the drop-down menus.

Filter the results

You can use the filter options to display by price, relevancy, and type of number plate. You can also use the toggle feature to display prices inclusive of DVLA transfer and government fees. You can also check your vehicles suitability should you wish to buy with the intention of assigning straight to your vehicle.

Results features explained

Once the results of your search for personal number plates are generated, it's easy to see all the important information you need. All you have to do is click on the "view" button and you'll have access to payment methods and full pricing breakdown and so on - making it simple to make an informed decision about your purchase.

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    Clear pricing including DVLA fees

    Our search results provide clear and transparent pricing that keeps you in control. With just one glance, you'll be able to see the industry standard price as well as the compulsory fees associated such as government VAT and DVLA transfer fees. No guesswork or extra charges - just simple, straightforward costs for every number plate.

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    The "Make an offer" button and what it means

    If you see an offer button next to selected registrations, this indicates that the price is flexible and there's a chance for you to receive a tantalizing bargain. All you have to do is click on 'make an offer' and see if the team can get your desired number plate for less than what it suggests

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    Check your vehicles suitabilty

    Our number plate result includes an exciting new feature: the 'check your vehicle suitability' function. This easy-to-use tool requires only the age of your vehicle to determine if you can use a particular number plate - no guesswork necessary! It's the quickest way to see if a prospective number plate is suitable for your car.

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    The finance purchase option

    We offer finance options which allow you to pay in smaller amounts more regularly. Using our simple finance calculator, you'll be able to estimate your monthly repayments, before applying instantly and securely by either telephone or online. We provide you with an instant decision so you can have peace of mind.

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    The reserve option

    With the reserve function you are able to take up to 48 hours to decide whether or not you want to continue with the purchase - within this timeframe, no one else will be able to buy it. This means that no matter what happens, you have 48 hours within which to decide without any pressure from anyone else!

How to search guides

Finding the perfect number plate can be a tricky task. We've compiled comprehensive guides to make it easy for you to find all the info you'll ever need.

Number plate guides

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