1,121 vehicle plates arrive at LTO 9 PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 23 June 2018 15:48

By RG antonet go

The Land Transportation Office (LTO) regional office 9 has announced that 1,121 new vehicle plate numbers have already arrived at their office last June 19.

Atty. Aminola Abaton, LTO 9 regional director, said the new vehicle plates will be released simultaneously and the target date is on July 5.

The new vehicle plates are intended for those July 2016 backlog. This is the first shipment while the other batch of vehicle plates are expected to arrive in the coming months.

According to Abaton, they are thinking of posting the names in the LTO website so that the owners of these vehicle plates will be informed.

They can get their car plates at LTO Ecozone office or through their car dealers.

"Kung ang sasakyan niyo hindi narehistro ng July 2016 ibig sabihin wala pa yung plaka," Abaton said.

The new plate number will start with letter J which is the prefix for Region 9. The plate number will start with letter J and two other letters with four numbers.

These new plate numbers is German made and they were printed by LTO Manila.

The regional director said that for Region 9 alone, there is still a backlog of 25,000 plate numbers while for Zamboanga City it is more than 5,000. (R.G. A A. Go)