Guidance

V796 - Display of registration marks for motor vehicles

Guidance on the typeface, the size and colouring and the British standard that number plates must conform to.

Detail

The number plates must conform to British standards or you can be fined up to £2,500 and/or be banned from supplying number plates.

The Regulations specify the typeface, the size, colouring and the British standard that number plates must conform to (the alternative provisions for motorcycles, tricycles and traditional plates are also shown below).