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The UK's Largest selection of private plates

The UK's Largest selection of private plates

Did you know that The Private Plate Company have been in business longer than most Number Plate dealers and offer the largest selection of personalised number plates in the UK. In fact we have more private number plates for sale than DVLA registrations. Call us on 01639 888833.

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Private Number Plates

Private Number Plates

Private Number Plates have been incredibly popular for many years now, and they're no longer just for the rich and famous, as there are lots of affordable options around. Whether you have a limited or a limitless budget, our vast range of private number plates enables us to cater to even the most specific requirements.

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Personalised plates

Personalised plates

Personalised number plates are perfect for adding character to a vehicle, and whether you want to add this character with a plate featuring your initials or a funny phrase, we can provide you with just what you need. If you can't immediately see exactly what you need, get in touch, as we can source other personalised number plates for you.

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Cherished Number Plates

Cherished Number Plates

Cherished number plates are great for personalising a vehicle as well as masking a vehicle's true age, and by coming to us, your plate purchase doesn't have to cost the earth. We have an extensive variety of cherished number plates in many combinations and to suit many budgets. Search our extensive database and transform your vehicle today!

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DVLA number plates

DVLA number plates

If you've been looking for the best choice of DVLA number plates in the UK, you've come to the right place, as we have plenty for you to choose from. Whether you're looking to treat yourself or a loved one, you can find the perfect plate at the perfect price within our fantastic collection of DVLA number plates.

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Car registration plates

Car registration plates

At The Private Plate Company, we're not only the first choice for individuals looking for car registration plates, we're also the first choice for many of the country's most prestigious car dealerships. We strive to provide competitively priced car registration plates, a complete and speedy service and one of the best plate ranges in the country.

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0% deposit low cost finance available

0% deposit low cost finance available

We offer affordable no-deposit finance for private registration purchases from £280 to £25,000. Just choose the pay monthly option during the checkout process to see 12, 24, or 36 month deals.

Buy Reg Plates at DVLA Auction from just £250.

Buy Reg Plates at DVLA Auction from just £250.

The next DVLA auction will will be held from Wednesday 22nd - Tuesday 28th July 2020. Grab yourself a bargain by placing an early bid.

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Special Offers from £59 plus VAT

Special Offers from £59 plus VAT

We have a number of Special Offers for same day transfer for those of you on a budget that still want a private plate on your vehicle. Call us on 01639 888833

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0% deposit finance available!

K27 SJL £595* View
M24 JCM £695* View
L31 RJW £595* View
L29 JCW £495* View
K26 ADY £595* View
BA21 TON £5,995* View
9 JL £49,995* View
K29 PJW £365* View
L31 MJP £595* View
K23 MJD £559* View
M26 SJG £795* View
K31 AJG £595* View
K21 MJM £695* View
11 MLD £9,995* View
K21 MOL £995* View
6000 TG £3,595* View

Private Number Plates, DVLA Registrations & Personalised Plates

Welcome to The Private Plate Company website. Did you know we are one of the UK's longest standing companies in the business of personalised number plates and have been trading for over 25 years? We have sold over 250,000 number plates in that time and are considered experts in our field. In fact we have genuinely sold some of the most expensive private reg numbers ever sold. Whether you are buying or selling a private registration, your enquiry will receive the utmost attention from our experienced team.


Unlike some companies, we have no hidden extras to surprise you with once you have made your choice. Our policy is and will also be a no-nonsense approach to all aspects of our business and so if you are considering purchasing a new number plate from us, what you see is what you pay.


  • We have been in business over 25 years and have sold and transferred over 250,000 personalised registrations.
  • Our prices are genuine. We don't trick you into nasty hidden charges.
  • We have over 7000 5 star reviews from happy clients.
  • We do not charge you for credit card transactions.
  • Our online prices are discounted by at least £10.00. The price you see is the price you pay.
  • We also offer 0% deposit low cost finance over 12, 24 or 36 months if required.

We are respected members of the " Cherished Numbers Guild" which is an organisation that's been set up by other reliable and respected members of the number plate world to make sure that "you", the clients, are treated in a fair and honest manner.

Buying Private Number Plates

Apart from Unissued Government Stock, we have over 50,000 cheap reg plates for sale for clients. All paperwork is professionally handled by our company or if preferred, can be supplied on a retention certificate if you're not quite ready to use it.

We strive to be the most competitive number plate suppliers in the UK offering a premier service yet we still give an opportunity for you to make an offer on almost all our cherished number plates for sale to get the best deal available. That's probably why we have sold some of the most desirable personalised registration numbers in the country including B 1 and 2 G as well as thousands of cheap dateless registrations.

Selling Private Number Plates

If you have a private number plate that you want to sell, we offer a FREE valuation service based on over 20 years of selling similar combinations so you can be assured your registration will be competitively priced and saleable. There is NO charge for advertising either and our website receives thousands of visits each day. We also offer a competitive finance rate to assist customers on a tight budget or looking for dateless number plates and cherished plates in our premier plates section.

All sales and private number plate transfers are made in strict accordance with regulations set out by DVLA registrations and virtually all our transactions are concluded within 14 days with a majority completed within a week. You can order tour registration plate safely and securely online or if you prefer, you can call us on 01639 888833. We don't bite, and you may find it helpful. We're even available after hours by email for free help and advice on buying, selling and the transfer process.