Useful Number Plate Information

Useful Personalised Number Plate Information

Below you can find some useful contact information for the DVLA, as well as some important documents that you may need, including vehicle reg transfer forms, tax disc applications and number plate retention documents. You can also find additional information for alternative government agencies such as the Driving Standards Agency (DSA) and the Highways Agency (HA).

DVLA Contact Numbers
Driver Enquiries: 0300 790 6801

Medical Enquiries:

  • For car or motorbike driving licence holders: 0300 790 6806
  • For bus, coach or lorry driving licence holders: 0300 790 6807

Vehicle Enquiries: 0300 790 6802

DVLA Press Office: 0300 123 0791


  • Transferring a Vehicle Registration Number: Form V317
  • Retain a Vehicle Registration Number: Form V317
  • Number Plate Retention Document: Form V317
  • Application for tax disc: Form V10
  • Application for Vehicle Registration Certificate: Form V62

Additional Government Agencies