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License Plate VIN / Vehicle History

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License Plate VIN / Vehicle History

How to Lookup Any Kentucky 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 Kentucky, the form you need is located here:
Kentucky 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.

Kentucky State Motor Vehicle Agency:

Kentucky Department of Motor Vehicles

200 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40622


Kentucky Vehicle Records Request Form

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.

The Kentucky Department of Transportation is another agency that keeps driving and license plate related records in Kentucky. Contacting this agency, you may find information related to drivers licenses, registrations, renewals, and more.

Kentucky Department of Transportation  contact info:
Phone Number: 502-564-4890
Office Address:  200 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40622

Kentucky DMV Online Resources
The DMV in Kentucky offers a variety of services online. This is for convenience of vehicle owners. Listed below are some of the most frequently accessed or most commonly used.

Applying for a license (Adult) – Here you can access information about the necessary steps that need to be taken in order to apply for a driver’s license. Some of those things are to take a driver’s education course, prepare for the test, take a written test, take a driving test, obtain a car, insure your car, and pass an eye exam.
Renewing your license – A driver’s license is valid for 4 years. No notification is mailed to individuals, so it is important for individuals to know when their license will expire.
Replacing a lost license – Find information on what to do if you lose your driver’s license.
Driving records – Access driving records. This information may be needed when attempting to renew a driver’s license.
Car insurance coverage – Insurance coverage is important and every vehicle owner needs to know the minimum amount needed for each vehicle owned.

Drivers ed – Find information about driver’s education courses that are needed to complete the process in obtaining a driver’s license.
Practice tests – Practice tests are available online to help educate and prepare individuals.

Register car – It is important to register your car as soon as possible.
Registration and insurance
Replacing a lost registration
License plates and placards
Registration renewal

Vehicle history report – Obtain a vehicle history report on any vehicle. All that is needed is a the VIN (vehicle identification number).
Pay traffic and speeding tickets – Pay any ticket with a credit card.
Accidents – Find all information on filing accident reports, insurance claims, and finding an injury attorney.
Bill of sale – Here you can find the correct way to do a bill of sale when buying or selling a vehicle.