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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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GBX26 JBF
£414
GBY900 ULX
£207
GBR4 XKP
£207
GBN444 BSO
£207
GBV222 AMF
£331
GBX6 XGG
£414
GBS888 LOE
£207
GBX9 FKT
£414
GBT44 WWH
£207
GBV27 HFS
£331
GBW600 WOX
£331
GBY27 GSV
£207
GBW90 MEU
£331
GBN300 UKX
£207
GBX4 EUT
£414
GBK70 MYT
£207
GBP14 XBR
£207
GBV44 FWD
£331
GBN400 WVR
£207
GBX30 THH
£414
GBW77 BNN
£331
GBG16 UBN
£207
GBV999 VXC
£331
GBR55 MJV
£207
GBK2 OUW
£207
GBN20 XUF
£207
GBV400 DPH
£331
GBV600 HJT
£331
GBY999 KRT
£207
GBR999 NNF
£207
GBY7 EBN
£207
GBV4 XUF
£331
GBX777 OUR
£414
GBS111 XTV
£207
GBW90 NBD
£331
GBX80 MKU
£414
GBC12 OYG
£331
GBM8 BUE
£207
GBP400 LHM
£207
GBN14 WVA
£207

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.