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Prefix number plates

Issued between 1983 and 2001, prefix registrations always start with one year identifying letter and end in three letters, with between one and three numbers appearing after the year identifier. Like Suffix, this range never contain the letters I or Z.

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GBM13 GVD
£160
GBP27 BKX
£160
GBV44 OFS
£285
GBT123 FJP
£160
GBC15 EYA
£285
GBH9 KNU
£160
GBM23 OXT
£160
GBN7 PUW
£160
GBN100 RLP
£160
GBG4 WGO
£160
GBV80 TFG
£285
GBP99 KRW
£160
GBL66 RVK
£160
GBC14 HJK
£285
GBE16 YWN
£285
GBE9 SVJ
£285
GBR55 XWS
£160
GBV123 PGM
£285
GBW29 YLY
£285
GBS44 FGU
£160
GBP7 XOG
£160
GBK7 CNO
£160
GBY700 PSL
£160
GBP90 XKM
£160
GBX50 ETN
£379
GBY50 PVE
£160
GBM888 RWY
£160
GBW500 SKJ
£285
GBW55 NFR
£285
GBW8 APY
£285
GBD13 OGX
£379
GBX88 XVB
£379
GBK30 DUL
£160
GBE18 HBS
£285
GBS300 KRB
£160
GBF11 HRO
£469
GBR70 JFL
£160
GBC19 KVY
£285
GBW40 EGU
£285
GBT700 GLT
£160

Why choose Car.co.uk to buy prefix number plates?

Prefix number plates are the format the came before the number plates we’re familiar with today. The year of issue was represented by a number at the beginning of the plate – then between one to three numbers followed, followed again by three more letters.

This gives a format of ‘A123 BCD’ – making plates like ‘P5 YCO’, ‘S73 VEN’, and ‘M3 BMW’ possible.

Of course, carefully choosing your prefix letter and numbers can create words from numbers – so you might decide on a creative plate that includes ‘K155’, ‘H1’, ‘B19’, ‘M155’ or one of many others.

Only a handful of letters were ever excluded from use on prefix number plates, so try our search now – you’ll almost certainly find a plate that’s a match for your name, job, personality, or interests!

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Why choose a prefix number plate?

Even the latest prefix plate is now approaching 20 years old – so adding one to your car will make it stand out from the crowd and hide its true age.

Prefix plates are also a great gift for someone you love – and the right plate can be an amazing investment too.