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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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UKX900 JWG
£379
UKW700 JPR
£285
UKS100 VJC
£160
UKS22 TDT
£160
UKT90 OGX
£160
UKD16 UCC
£379
UKV12 TBF
£285
UKJ200 PXC
£160
UKL90 KKT
£160
UKY33 AVU
£160
UKK300 KHF
£160
UKM21 FMY
£160
UKP33 OEL
£160
UKE19 GHW
£285
UKN400 CGA
£160
UKC20 FPU
£285
UKY55 DPE
£160
UKM123 XYJ
£160
UKL13 HKX
£160
UKX25 RLR
£379
UKW19 VUC
£285
UKT3 XWV
£160
UKE2 LMU
£285
UKM222 HNJ
£160
UKM121 DTJ
£160
UKH10 PFE
£160
UKD5 VKP
£379
UKC3 VRJ
£285
UKJ28 EPJ
£160
UKF24 HFR
£160
UKW90 APT
£285
UKE21 WXU
£160
UKV66 MPP
£285
UKT14 XGA
£160
UKA13 RXW
£160
UKY28 XPX
£160
UKW15 DYA
£285
UKT800 NOA
£160
UKK28 APN
£160
UKT14 SVY
£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.