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    • Woodmysta
    • By Woodmysta 17th Jul 17, 10:21 AM
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    DVLA Private registration law change
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    • 17th Jul 17, 10:21 AM
    DVLA Private registration law change 17th Jul 17 at 10:21 AM
    Hi, I have a private reg on a retention certificate that ive held for a number of years bought through the dvla direct. Unfortunately I've lost the certificate in a recent house move. I recently requested a copy be sent to me, at the cost of £170 but they replied telling me the rules have now changed a year ago and now if you don't have the certificate then you don't own the plate as you cant renew it without it.

    I paid £1500 for my number plate, how can it be fair that they can change the rules on this, not tell me, and now I have lost the rights to the number plate, this cant be allowed can it ?

    I have written and just posted my 2nd letter of complaint to the customer services dept.

    Be great to hear from anyone that knows. Thanks in advance.
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    • giraffe69
    • By giraffe69 17th Jul 17, 11:16 AM
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    • #2
    • 17th Jul 17, 11:16 AM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 11:16 AM
    Hard to see the connection between this and energy matters!
    • Robisere
    • By Robisere 17th Jul 17, 5:55 PM
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    • #3
    • 17th Jul 17, 5:55 PM
    • #3
    • 17th Jul 17, 5:55 PM
    Yes: should be in Motoring. MODS - please move?
    I think this job really needs
    a much bigger hammer.
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