Vehicles registered as “Off-peak Vehicles”, colloquially known as “weekend cars” or red plate, pay a cheaper road tax compared to ordinary private cars, although the usual Certificate of Entitlement (COE) charges apply. Off-peak vehicles display number plates with white characters on a red background.
How much does it cost to bid a car plate number in Singapore?
The minimum bid amount is $1,000. The bid amount must be in multiples of $1.
What country has a red number plate?
Belgium uses red characters and is the only country not to use the standard black-on-white or black-on-yellow combination; with the introduction of European-style plates in November 2010, a slightly darker shade of red was chosen (RAL 3003) to improve legibility.
How do I sell a car plate number in Singapore?
If you login to your www.onemotoring.com.sg account, you will see that the car and the car plate number are under your assets. The rightful owner will have the right to transfer or sell their car and car plate number to another company or individual.
What Colour number plates are legal?
You cannot have any colour other than white, yellow, or black on a number plate. Some companies have been seen to falsely promote their 4D coloured crystal number plates as road legal, however this is not the case and could result in trouble with the Road Traffic Policing teams!
Why is the number plate yellow?
Yellow was chosen because it provides the biggest colour contrast, after white, with the black lettering. French vehicles used to have yellow plates at the back as well, until the registration system changed in 2009. Since then both front and rear plates have been white with black lettering.