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  • How do I fit replacement number plates? Here's a step-by-step guide to replacing your number plates. This process is the same for both front and rear number plates. The guide covers number plates that are secured to your car by either screws or adhesive. Remove the old number plates Firstly, start by removing the old number plate by lifting…
  • Does Halfords make replacement number plates? At Halfords, we can create a brand new set of road-legal number plates for just £36. If you require only the front or rear number plate, we can make these for just £18 each. You can order your new number plates online, and they'll be ready to collect at your choice of Halfords store. You'll…
  • How to transfer a number plate Although transferring a number plate involves a fair amount of paperwork and documentation, the process is quite simple once you get started. To help you out, our guide includes everything you need to know to either transfer your registration plate or retain it so that you can use…
  • Green number plates Green number plates were first introduced in the UK in 2020, in order to raise awareness of the growing number of zero-emission and electric cars. These number plates help motorists to benefit from local council initiatives such as free entry into zero-emission zones. But what are they and where…
  • UK number plate laws explained It's likely you'll see dozens of number plates every day - on buses, cars, motorbikes, vans and everything in between. What you might not know is that the UK has set laws governing what constitutes a legal number plate and flouting these laws could lead to a fine of up to £1,000. Whether you…
  • Why should I replace my number plates? There is a wide range of reasons why you may want to replace your number plates. If your front or rear number plates are missing or damaged, you must replace them. Driving without clear number plates is an offence and could see you pick up penalty points on your licence and a fine. Sometimes,…