New Hampshire License Plate Lookup

Free New Hampshire License Plate Lookup

Lookup and search your New Hampshire license plate and get a free complete vehicle history report including: salvage status, theft or accident records, recalls and more!

Before you buy a used car, consider running a license plate lookup. Run a New Hampshire license plate lookup at and get a vehicle report at no cost. is a free online service where consumers can search and review used cars. Use this free service to ensure that you aren’t a victim of fraud. offers free license plate lookup that will reveal past ownership, title information, liens, odometer reading and salvage records. Search license plates registered in the state of New Hampshire and get a free vehicle history report.

New Hampshire License Plates & Placards

A vehicle must have a title before it can be registered in New Hampshire. All motor vehicles must be registered first in the town or city in which the owner reside and then proceed to registration in the state .

If you are a New Hampshire resident, your vehicle must be registered in New Hampshire. New residents are given 60 days from the date they move to New Hampshire to register their vehicles.

New Hampshire require two license plates to be displayed. If you are issued 2 number plates, both must be displayed – one at the front, and one at the rear of the vehicle, together with any current validation sticker issued by the department.

If your license plates are lost or damaged, submit an Application For Replacement Plates and/or Decals to the DMV, Concord, or any registration office or any municipal agent office to request for replacement of plates.

Types of New Hampshire License Plates

New Hampshire has several different plate types, please view the complete list of Plate Types for more information.

  • Passenger Plate
  • Decal Plate
  • Vanity Plate
  • Veteran Plate
  • Conservation (Moose Plate)
  • State Parks Plate
  • Conservation Parks Plate
  • Motorcycle Plate

Vanity plates can be obtained by submitting the Application for Vanity Plates form to your nearest DMV office that processes vehicle registrations. You may check on the availability of a Vanity Plate by visiting the Vanity Plate Search.

Transferring of License Plates in New Hampshire

You may transfer your license plates from from a currently registered vehicle to a new vehicle if the owner’s name on the old registration and the new registration are the same. Once the plates have been transferred, the old vehicle is no longer legally registered and may not be driven on any roadway.

More Resources for New Hampshire Drivers:

Buying a used car in New Hampshire?  Don’t make a costly mistake. Run a Free License Plate Lookup for your New Hampshire-registered vehicle!

  1. Check for accidents. Every year, approximately 6.0 million automobile accidents are reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
  2. Check for title brands. Flood, hail-damage, and salvage titles are examples of critical title brands.
  3. Check for special purpose designations, including taxi-use, rental-use, or police-use.
  4. Check for thefts. Lookup a VIN to check for an active theft or previously recovered theft record.

Run a Free New Hampshire License Plate Lookup to uncover the full-story of your New Hampshire-registered vehicle.

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