Replacement permits

You can get a replacement permit for damaged, lost or stolen permits.

You can't get a replacement for visitors' permits.

Request a replacement permit (pdf, 205k) (opens new window)

What you'll need

If you:

  • lost your permits, you'll need a loss number from the report your loss online service
  • had your permit stolen, you'll need a crime reference number from the Police

Costs

The cost for replacing a:

  • stolen permit: free
  • a damaged or illegible permit: £5
  • a lost or destroyed permit holding one registration number: £5
  • a lost or destroyed permit holding two registration numbers within the first six months of being issued: full cost of a new permit
  • a lost or  destroyed  permit holding two registration numbers within the second six months of being issued : half the cost of a new permit