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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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GBN555 OXJ
£207
GBY24 GVT
£207
GBE16 NFX
£331
GBK12 PDY
£207
GBF5 DBO
£498
GBF15 HVV
£1,331
GBV555 KEK
£331
GBW99 NSS
£331
GBW321 LVR
£331
GBJ13 OLW
£207
GBL300 REF
£207
GBW333 FKH
£331
GBJ18 FCY
£207
GBD13 MDG
£414
GBV28 WKG
£331
GBJ15 SOV
£207
GBL555 EWG
£207
GBV17 KWP
£331
GBL27 YOT
£207
GBT111 WKX
£207
GBY22 ENT
£207
GBS99 NLE
£207
GBB17 VAM
£331
GBY55 NFS
£207
GBE15 RTG
£331
GBJ16 NHT
£207
GBN333 KPN
£207
GBT28 PJX
£207
GBN666 KRK
£207
GBN400 JKE
£207
GBK999 EKV
£207
GBX55 YBN
£414
GBX999 MFW
£414
GBY11 FYU
£207
GBW444 FCN
£331
GBV1 FPN
£831
GBX800 BPG
£414
GBV16 FMY
£331
GBE3 YNF
£331
GBR13 XGV
£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.