The Road Vehicles (Display of Registration Marks) Regulations 2001 specifies the geometric characteristics of letters and numbers and the associated British Standard that UK number plates must conform to. The general rules and advice notes of this section are summarised just below, for further specifics please check the relevant section:
The law is quite clear on the display format of number plates and the following points should be observed:
All number plate suppliers must be registered with the DVLA.
Offences may result in any or all of the following:
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