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So you’ve decided that you want to buy a personalised number plate. You want to stand out from the crowd, you want to promote yourself or your business, or you want to buy a private registration as a present for a loved one. Whatever reasons you have for wanting to buy a personalised plate, the next step is to decide where you will buy it from. With so many options, this can be a massive decision in itself: there are websites, magazines and newspapers, DVLA auctions, and local dealers. So which one do you choose?
Advantages of private number plate dealers
Some people choose to go down the route of approaching a specialist dealer. There are many advantages of doing this, some of which are:
What if you don’t want to go to a dealer?
To some people, the idea of going to a local plate dealer doesn’t appeal. This can be because they think that other channels may be more trustworthy or official – such as an auction that is actually run directly by the DVLA. If you don’t want to go down the local dealer route, there are plenty of other options available to you.
If you’re not sure how to go about buying a private number plate, the web can help you in the first instance. Whether you’re just browsing or looking to buy straight away, a specialist website like Plate Hunter will be able to give you all the advice you need. They have a wide range of personalised number plates, cherished number plates, and DVLA number plates for you to buy, and just having a look at their website may give you inspiration for choosing your own plate.