Number plates: apply or transfer plates
Apply to transfer number plates
You can apply to transfer the ownership of number plates to another person.
Before you begin
You can transfer the right to display number plates to another person or company by:
- signing the plates over to another person
- selling the vehicle with the number plates on the vehicle.
You will need:
- the details of the new plate owner
- a completed R31 form Application for remake or transfer of right to display number plates .
How to apply
You can apply in person at a MVR office. You can pay your fee by MasterCard, Visa, BasicsCard, cash or EFTPOS.
To find out more contact the MVR.
For more information get a copy of V24 Vehicle number plates
Last updated: 17 February 2020
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