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New Year, New Car, New Private Plate?

New Year, New Car, New Private Plate?

We're now into 2018 and if you're thinking of buying a new car this year, you might not be aware that you can select a new '18' private number plate right now.  Read more

Give The Gift of Private Number Plates This Christmas

Give The Gift of Private Number Plates This Christmas

The festive season is just around the corner and here at ThePrivatePlateCo, we think that personalised number plates make great Christmas gifts. Are you considering buying one of your loved ones a private number plate for Christmas this year?  Read more

Three 2018 Sports Cars That Won't Break The Bank to Own

Three 2018 Sports Cars That Won't Break The Bank to Own

Modern car technology has advanced to a point where it is becoming more affordable than ever to own the sports car of your dreams.  Read more

Have You Considered a Private Number Plate for Your Motorcycle?

Have You Considered a Private Number Plate for Your Motorcycle?

At The Private Plate Company, we have now sold over 200,000 cherished number plates and most of them have been for private cars.  Read more

How Close are Driverless Cars?

How Close are Driverless Cars?

Talk of driverless cars is increasingly common. A number of major automotive manufacturers are believed to be testing autonomous vehicles, and they are a common sight on roads around the Silicon Valley.  Read more

​Looking to Buy a '67 Plate? We Take a Look at Some of the Latest Models

​Looking to Buy a '67 Plate? We Take a Look at Some of the Latest Models

​With the release of the '67 plate, we take a look at some of the newest car models released in the UK this year.  Read more

​Uber Battle: For or Against?

​Uber Battle: For or Against?

A battle royal is brewing between Uber and London authorities after the transport and technology company was told its licence in the capital would not be renewed.  Read more

The Three Laws That Private Plate Buyers Should Know

The Three Laws That Private Plate Buyers Should Know

Private number plates are a fantastic way to personalise your vehicle and display your unique style or sense of humour. However, if you're thinking of buying a private number plate for the first time, you need to know about some important rules and regulations.  Read more

​Personalised Number Plates and How to Find Them

​Personalised Number Plates and How to Find Them

Whether it is because of business, vanity, or just for a bit of fun, acquiring a private number plate is an excellent way to put a unique stamp on your vehicle.   Read more

The Banned List of 67 Plates Makes For Fun Reading

The Banned List of 67 Plates Makes For Fun Reading

As usual, the DVLA has got together at one of its biannual meetings, and come up with a list of banned plates that might sound offensive or overly saucy when it comes to making words out of the license.   Read more