WV License Plate Lookup

Perform a background check and run a West Virginia license plate lookup and get fast results. You’ll know about the vehicle history, lienholder details, registration renewal issues, criminal record associated with the vehicle and more by doing this license plate search. You only need to enter and perform a WV license plate lookup or VIN to do so. 

How to lookup a West Virginia license plate

Any record for any vehicle can be obtained by doing a license plate search. Issues with the vehicle registration, license plate records, odometer reading results and other details can be found. You can also check with the West Virginia DMV for more information.

West Virginia custom license plate options (types of custom and vanity license plate)

There's a lot of personalized license plate designs to choose from. You can get a personalized plate for any organizations that you're a part of. There are also special license plates for your favorite Washington sports teams. A specialty license plate for disabled people and a lot more. You can check online or go in person to your nearest DMV office to know how to order custom plates for your vehicle.

West Virginia VIN lookup

You can do a VIN search with any DMV office near you or you can do it online. Doing a vin search will provide information about a car you're looking at such as its public record, vehicle information, registration issues, any problems with the issuance of its court records and other details, as in line with the rule imposed by the DPPA.

West Virginia License Plate Sizes

WV plates are following the normal advised size of 6"x12" for a regular motor vehicle and 4"x7" for a motorcycle. A license plate number frame is allowed, granted that it doesn't cover any sticker or any other important information unless you want to be stopped by the police.

West Virginia License Plate Validity

In the West Virginia Division, license plates are valid for 7-10 years. As long as it's renewed, a license plate owner can keep on using the same plate. If issued a temporary license plate, it's only valid for 60 days. It's a requirement to have a front and rear plate in the state of WV.

Applying for West Virginia License Plates

To apply, you'll need your registration card for your passenger vehicle, driver's license, payment for the registration fee and other documents as required by the WV DMV. Once everything has been met, just wait for your permanent vehicle registration plate to be issued.

Surrendering License Plates in West Virginia 

If you cancel your insurance on your vehicle, then you'll need to surrender your plates. If it's just an old plate, then you can dispose of it yourself, but be sure that it's destroyed to a point that no one else would be able to use them.

Renewing License Plates in West Virginia 

Documents like your registration renewal notice, driver's license, proof of insurance and payment for the renewal are just some of the things required in renewing. Every vehicle owner must pass the inspection as well before getting approved. For more information, your local WV DMV is the best way to go. You can either check with them online or go in person.