New Jersey License Plate Lookup

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How To Run a New Jersey License Plate Lookup

There is no learning curve to running a NJ license plate lookup. The process is straight forward and all you need to begin is the full NJ plate number and a valid reason for running this search. Information you might find include the vehicle history, vehicle title status, owner information, vehicle specs to name a few. To start, enter the full plate number above and select the state of the license plate and hit enter. Once you’ve read through the terms of the search and selected a valid reason for your research, you can proceed to finding out about the vehicle information attached to that license plate number. One of most popular reasons people use this NJ license plate lookup resource is when purchasing a used vehicle, someone can run a plate or VIN search and find out all the vehicle specifications and options, run vehicle history and find out if the vehicle was in a major accident or had some major mechanical issues that rendered the title to be salvaged. Not every person or dealership selling a used vehicle is upfront or may not even know certain things about the vehicle they’re selling and this gives the buyer more objectivity and the ability to more accurately value their future vehicle purchases. There are also a multitude of other reasons people use this resource, as outlined in the . It is also important to note that this public information is a service only provided by and not the motor vehicle department. Our resources are intended for unofficial uses and verification purposes only. If you have difficulties with your search you can reach out to our customer support via phone, email or blog.

Car Owner SearchAbout New Jersey License Plates

When it comes to NJ license plates, the department offers a great variety and choices to select from. Though the size and format of plates is standardized, people can still have customized plates, which is subject to the rules and regulations set by the law. These plates range from military veteran license plates to special interest plates. Some can have spaces or special characters that are not used on standard NJ license plates. Specialty plates include wheelchair symbol plates and placards, sports plates, and dedicated plates, to name a few. They can be symbolic of organizations, volunteer workers, particular professions, military personnel, and special vehicles.

Lost or Stolen New Jersey License Plates

If you want to replace a lost license plate or the one stolen with a new set of New Jersey license plates having the new plate number, you will need to fulfill some legal formalities, including filing an official police report with the municipality and keeping a copy of the filed report as evidence. Once you have filed the report, you can obtain your new plates. If your NJ license plates are damaged then you can obtain a duplicate license plate by mail.

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NJ License Plate Lookup Q&A

Can I lookup the owner of a New Jersey license plate?

It is possible to lookup the owner of a New Jersey license plate if you have a valid reason according to the New Jersey DPPA regulations. It's possible to perform a New Jersey plate search from the MVC, by hiring a private investigator or by using the resources of a public records website.

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  1. squarryadministrator says:

    How to Replace a Damaged New Jersey License Plate

    You can replace a damaged New Jersey license plate online by visiting the New Jersey Motor Vehicle website and download the Application to Remake an Existing License Plate. The fee for this replacement license plate is $11.

  2. lenore l bartlett says:

    my rear license plate was smashed in a auto accident , how do i get a replacement one in nj dmc offices aren’t opened due to pandemic i thinke can i do it online and how much does it cost. Thank You

  3. squarryadministrator says:

    Pierre, it’s unclear what information you are interested in however, if you are interested in a New Jersey vehicle record search you will need to first read through our terms and conditions as well as the privacy laws that apply to New Jersey. Please reach out if we can be of further assistance

  4. Pierre D. says:

    I’m a New Yorker today I see a BMW with a temporary registration: 769332R New Jersey slowly driving next to my vehicle to see if it is exactly who is in the vehicle. I don\’t know who is in the vehicle, especially with a temporary registration.

  5. squarryadministrator says:

    Angela, unfortunately we cannot directly assist you with this matter through our New Jersey license plate lookup blog. You will need to read the privacy laws and DPPA information for New Jersey and go through our process in order to use our vehicle record resources. That being said, you should also file a New Jersey police accident report and let them handle this situation, especially if it was a hit and run scenario. Once you file this report the police will follow up with you and contact the other party that was involved in the accident. Make sure to get a copy of the police report so you can provide this to your auto insurance company so you can get your car fixed.

  6. Angela interrante says:

    I was cut off by a vehicle with exp NJ temp. plates. Silver mercedes 618149R. He was very aggressive with me. I was afraid of him so i calle 122pct. In SI where accident occured to report it. There is significant damage to my frint right fender. No damage on his care except a scratch on back left fender. CAN YOU LOCATE HIM? PLATES WEERE E P. 6/11/20. ACCIDENT OCCURED 6/15

  7. squarryadministrator says:


    We do show there is information on this New Jersey license plate information in our database but before you can search any information you will need to agree to our terms and conditions for the New Jersey license plate lookup.

  8. Mark Tomczak says:

    Trying to find owner of plate # y29hba

Author: squarryadministrator
Last Updated: 2016-12-06

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