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5 tips for selling personalised number plates

Selling personalised number plates is a bit of a mystery to most of us. At any time, there are literally 10,000's number plates for sale. So how do you know whether your is going to sell? Who is going to buy it? And how do you go about trying to sell a personalised registration plate? Here are our 5 tips for selling a personalised number plate:

How long does it take to sell a number plate?

Selling number plates is unlike selling anything else. Each registration number is unique, and means something different to each individual. As a first option, most will choose a number plate with their name (if budget allows) or, alternatively, their initials. Others will opt for a number plate that reflects a hobby (like horses or a music number plate), or their job (such as doctor or pub). The most common (and affordable) are initials. Some initials are more common than others.

Selling a number plate

If you want to sell a number plate, the whole process can seem overwhelming. And pricey. Number plate dealers will charge a tidy sum in commission fees.

For the past 2 decades, the only option has been to sell a number plate via a dealer. That, of course, means that both the seller and the buyer lose out.


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