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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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GBJ600 FHX
£160
GBS15 HKT
£160
GBV20 FGR
£285
GBW321 MYJ
£285
GBP50 JYL
£160
GBP300 BKC
£160
GBL40 VNO
£160
GBY60 CBF
£160
GBE6 TPY
£285
GBW11 WFA
£285
GBE15 DHY
£285
GBC11 WBM
£285
GBX13 SRU
£379
GBS666 GMX
£160
GBX400 GRO
£379
GBV600 DKP
£285
GBA20 XUW
£160
GBP88 WHN
£160
GBN444 JUY
£160
GBJ7 VHU
£160
GBR5 XUY
£160
GBX23 CUP
£379
GBM555 XVH
£160
GBW555 VWJ
£285
GBP700 XXV
£160
GBV26 MPE
£285
GBK700 XOO
£160
GBF5 LVL
£469
GBN77 LWO
£160
GBS200 POS
£160
GBD7 UBD
£379
GBE6 XAT
£285
GBE20 ROK
£285
GBN14 GCP
£160
GBW500 MSK
£285
GBK80 WWJ
£160
GBR800 NOK
£160
GBM666 FCL
£160
GBK9 XKV
£160
GBR800 XOT
£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.