Collection: Documents

PROVISION OF  DOCUMENTS

Prior to dispatching your number plates, we'll need to verify you're legally entitled to them.

To do this we'll need you to send one proof of address, along with one proof of entitlement

Identity documents

You can use the following to confirm your name and address:

- Driving licence

- Utility, Council Tax or rates bill from the last 6 months

- Bank or building society statement from the last 6 months

- National identity card

You must send one of the following, to show you’re allowed to display the registration number:

- Vehicle registration certificate (V5C or V5CNI)

- Green ‘new keeper’ slip from the V5C or V5CNI

- Certificate of entitlement (V750 or V750NI) to the number retention document (V778)

- A renewal reminder for vehicle tax or SORN (V11 or V11NI)

- Temporary registration certificate (V379 or V379NI)

- Number plate authorisation certificate (V948) with an official stamp from the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA)

-Electronic number plate authorisation certificate (eV948 or eV948/2)

-Letter of authorisation from a fleet operator (including lease or hire company) quoting the document reference number from the registration certificate if your fleet is in the new V5C on demand scheme (also called ‘V5C suppression’), a PDF of the vehicle’s details from the view vehicle record service

- UK trailer registration certificate (VTRC)