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RTA announces debut of distinguished ‘P’-coded plates

The Licensing Agency, Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), announced the debut of licensing plates bearing distinguished 4 and 5-digit Code P by offering them for sale by the end of October 2014 at Customers Service Centers, service providers, and RTA portal.

Mohammed Abdul Kareem Nimaat, Director of Vehicles Licensing, RTA Licensing Agency, said: “We are always keen on releasing new codes of number plates following the alphabetical order in response to the needs and expectations of the public. Work is in hand to issue the new code ‘P’ by the end of this month; where an array of distinguished plates will be on offer to the public and number plate enthusiasts, and the same will be listed in the open and online auctions planned in 2015.

Code P plates can be directly obtained through a host of channels including visiting an RTA customer service center in Dubai (Deira, Umm Ramool, Bur Dubai), RTA website (, or service providers (Tasjeel, ENOC, Tamam, Quick, Shamil), and auto dealers running vehicle registration service. About 7000 distinguished plates will be offered at their nominal value where prices range from 1610 to 2610 and 3610 dirham.

“The RTA Licensing Agency is in constant pursuit to uplift the caliber of its e-services through encouraging customers to use smart mobile apps released from time to time such as Drivers and Vehicles app; which is available at main platforms of smart phones (Apple Store and Google Play). Numbers and plates services are available in the app, making it easy to obtain fancied numbers with the least time and effort as our is to make people happier,” said Nimaat in a final remark.