The UK’s Leading Number Plate Manufacturers

Uniplate is one of the UK’s premier number plate manufacturers, businesses looking to outsource number plate production can benefit greatly from our high-quality production and fast shipping. We are also your one-stop solution for efficient number plate equipment, supplying all the necessary equipment for your business to produce its own top-quality plates.

Uniplate has become synonymous with superior products along with offering a personal service, all while remaining competitively priced. Based in Tamworth in the West Midlands, we are in the prime location to cater to all number plate requirements across the country.

Established in 1996, we continue to apply our experience and wealth of knowledge as a leading number plate manufacturer, we supply everything from made-up number plates to printers with easy-to-use number plate software. We take pride in being innovative and providing a professional service. We supply and distribute our products both within the UK and internationally, ensuring all items are manufactured following each country’s regulations.

Every vehicle requires one. If you would like yours to stand out, contact us today.

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Number Plate Components

Our expertise at Uniplate encompasses everything that’s needed to create a premium number plate. Whether you’re looking for acrylics, reflective sheeting, fixings or aluminium blanks, we stock everything necessary.

Uniplate offers multiple printing, laminating and manual equipment options.

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Outlining Our Process

For those businesses looking to expand their operations and print their own plates, we offer a simple process to guarantee you high-quality plates from a trusted number plate manufacturer:

  • Step 1: If you’re not already registered with the DVLA, register your business (unless you are exempt) and then discuss your requirements with one of our experts.
  • Step 2: Open up a trade account with Uniplate, a trusted number plate wholesaler.
  • Step 3: Once your account is set up, you can purchase a number plate machine from us if you don’t already have one in place. If you prefer to not print plates yourself, you can order pre-printed plates from us and have them delivered the next day

It’s that simple! All components or made up plates can then be continually purchased by calling our sales office, or you can order directly online via email.


The high-impact PMMA acrylic we supply, and exclusively use for our number plates, is made to the exacting BSAU 145e legislative standards.

We provide a range of acrylic plates such as standard, lipped squares, motorcycle, imports and shaped plates so your business can enhance its product offerings through well designed and aesthetically pleasing number plates.


Benefits of going with Uniplate as your number plate manufacturer include:

  • All made-up number plates produced onsite are finished by hand.
  • Meticulously completed and checked for quality by our skilled team.
  • Variety of delivery options to suit your budget.
  • Quick turnaround for a seamless service



We provide a variety of Oralite reflective solutions that are optimised to function both in thermal and laser printing systems. At Uniplate, we stock reflective sheeting to suit all sizes and materials, designed to handle any volume of production.

  • Panels
  • Rolls
  • Lipped
  • Flagged
  • Oversized

Enquire today about our extensive range of reflective sheeting.

Need some help?

Uniplate is always here to discuss your requirements, give advice and listen to your valued feedback. Please give us a call today if there is anything we can assist with.

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We can provide a variety of number plate printing systems to suit any size or type of business that has plate-making requirements.

Whether it’s specifically for car dealerships, auto factors, MOT centres, fleet companies or private plate companies, the list is vast. We offer thermal and laser printing solutions or combinations of both, giving you the ability to produce your own bespoke high-quality number plates in different shapes and sizes.

If you are unsure of the best solution for your business, you can contact the enquiry team and talk to one of our experts about your requirements. Along with printers, we also supply printer consumables and other equipment bundles, with laminators included, for an ‘out-of-the-box’ solution.

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Uniplate also offers our own in-house software, which is available with all our printers and equipment bundles. Your business can benefit from our straightforward software which is provided without any monthly or annual license fees, we provide free regular software updates to ensure compliance.

Compatible with the Windows operating system, our software is easy to install and use. Updates will keep you in line with legislation changes. As part of our ever-expanding customer service, we ensure our customers remain informed of any impending changes to British Standards.


We offer a range of both motorised and manual number plate laminators, all designed for accurate lamination and optimal results. Number plate laminators are essential for bonding wet-faced PMMA acrylic to dry reflective sheeting, and vice versa.

  • All laminators undergo rigorous testing before shipping.
  • An integral piece of equipment for creating bespoke number plates.
  • They’re fully set up in-house before delivery, meaning no extra work for you on their arrival.


Jeff Longley

I had my number plates stolen, popped into Uniplate. I showed my documents and by the time the receptionist produced my invoice, two new plates ready and waiting.

Trusted Number Plate Suppliers

At Uniplate, we are committed to delivering the best possible service to your business. This commitment is reflected in our production of high-quality number plates and our supply of essential components like PMMA acrylic and reflective sheeting. Our dedication has established us as one of the UK’s most trusted number plate manufacturers.

Whether you need us to provide your company with number plates, number plate equipment or require advice with getting set up, our team is here to guide you throughout the whole process. Our courteous and knowledgeable customer support staff can provide tailored advice on the right products or services to meet your company’s demands.

Whatever you need, contact us today. Our customer service team will be more than happy to help.

Advice & Support at Uniplate


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What Our Customers Say

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Caz MarshallCaz Marshall
13:51 22 Aug 18
Very helpful and friendly. Process is done very quickly.
Raymond MaherRaymond Maher
11:19 06 Jul 18
Hi thanks so much for the hamper & Sandra love's the flowers looks like clotted cream tea xx😋
14:48 21 May 18
Will make plates up with country flags/europlates or plain. Need logbook and ID before they will make plates. I have had them made 'while you wait' which is very handy.
Steve PayneSteve Payne
09:41 18 Dec 17
The only place to get your number plates
Jeff LongleyJeff Longley
06:08 23 Aug 17
I had my number plates stolen popped into Uniplate. I showed my documents and by the time the receptionist produced my invoice, two new plates ready and waiting.