Replace a licence plate
Here's how to replace your lost or stolen licence plate(s) and get back on the road.
Don't forget your insurance documents
You no longer need a decal on your licence plate. However, you’ll still need to carry a printed copy of your insurance documents in your vehicle at all times.
If you’re travelling outside of B.C., you may want to cover or remove any expired decals, as this may draw attention from law enforcement in other jurisdictions.
Need to replace your insurance documents? Visit any Autoplan broker or log in with your
BC Services Card or
Verified.Me to download and print a copy.
Replace one or both licence plates
If one of your licence plates is lost or stolen (or both plates are), you'll have to report it to police and visit your Autoplan broker.
You'll need to:
- Notify police
- Take the police case number, your insurance documents and, if applicable, your remaining plate to your
- Pay an $18 fee for new plates