Number plate on retention transfer to vehicle
Number plate retention confirmation. You will receive a letter from the DVLA confirming that your private number plate has been put on retention. Your vehicle will be given a replacement (standard agerelated) registration number. It's likely that it will be the original one on the vehiclea V317 transfer or retain a vehicle registration number form the address is on the form the vehicles log book (V5C) or new keepers supplement with a completed V62 application for number plate on retention transfer to vehicle
Number plate retention guide. Read on to learn how to retain your personalised number plate, transfer it to a new vehicle or hold it for the future. Once the application has been processed, the new owner will get a retention document from the DVLA confirming their ownership of the plate.