How to Lookup Any Washington D.C. License Plate Number
1. Private databases purchase, organize, and sell information to consumers. These databases are run by private companies, not State or Federal government organizations. This is the easiest option for consumers looking for information because it involves the least amount of work.
Our sponsors are an example of a private database that sells information. Simply start your search by typing a license plate number in the search field on the right.
2. Another option is to request the information from the state. For the state of Washington D.C., the form you need is located here:
Washington D.C. Vehicle Records Request Form
3. One more option is to hire a private investigator. This is the most expensive option, but it could prove useful.
Washington D.C. State Motor Vehicle Agency:
Washington D.C. Department of Motor Vehicles
Department of Motor Vehicles
Government of the District of Columbia
P.O. Box 90120
Washington, DC 20090
The recovery of license plate records varies by state. In some cases, license plate and driving records may only be accessible by the registered owner of the vehicle. In addition, there may be a fee to access the information.