Change your name or address

You can change your address or name on your V750 or V778 certificate.

Change your address online - V750 only

Use your DVLA personalised registration account.

Change your address by post - V750 or V778

Fill in the ‘change of address’ section on your V750 or V778. Sign it and send it to DVLA Personalised Registrations.

DVLA Personalised Registrations
Swansea
SA99 1DS

If you do not have your V750 or V778

Write a letter saying what your new address is. Sign it and send it to DVLA Personalised Registrations with proof of your identity. This can be a copy of:

  • a household bill sent to you in the last 3 months
  • your Council Tax bill for this year
  • a bank or building society statement sent to you in the last 3 months
  • a medical card
  • your current British driving licence
  • your EU passport
  • your birth certificate

Change your name - V750 or V778

You can only change your name by post. You’ll need proof of your name change - this can be a copy of:

  • your marriage certificate
  • the decree nisi or decree absolute from your divorce
  • a deed poll to show you’ve changed your name legally

Fill in the ‘nominee details’ section on your V750 or V778. Sign it and send it to DVLA Personalised Registrations with proof of your name change.

DVLA Personalised Registrations
Swansea
SA99 1DS

If you do not have your V750 or V778

Write a letter saying what your new name is. Sign it and send it to DVLA Personalised Registrations with proof of your name change.

Fix mistakes

Write a letter saying what the mistakes are. Send it with the V750 or V778 to DVLA Personalised Registrations.

DVLA Personalised Registrations
Swansea
SA99 1DS

  1. Step 1 Buy a private number

  2. Step 2 Assign your private number to a vehicle

  3. or Keep your private number

    You do not have to assign your number to a vehicle.

    You must renew your right to use the number every 10 years.

    1. Check how to renew your number
  4. Step 3 Get a new number plate made

    If you assign your private number to a vehicle you must get a number plate made up from a registered supplier.

    1. Check the rules for number plates
    2. Check what documents you need to get a number plate made
    3. Find your nearest number plate supplier