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DDV Number Plate Series Bidding Records Highest Bid To Date Totalling RM1.98 Million

DDV Number Plate Series Bidding Records Highest Bid To Date Totalling RM1.98 Million

It even exceeded the targeted amount of RM1.5 million.

Tasneem Nazari

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The Kelantan Department of Road Transport (JPJ) has recorded a collection of bids reaching up to RM1.98 million for number plates starting with DDV, through their Online Vehicle Registration Number Bidding System (JPJe-Bid).

Kelantan JPJ Director Hanif Yusabra Yusuf said that the online bidding process, which was opened for days starting 17 September, exceeded it’s initial target of RM1.5 million.

The amount collected for the DDV registration number series was the highest ever, since JPJeBid was introduced in Kelantan.

He shared that the number plate DDV 1 received the highest bid at RM250,000 and involved 11 bidders. Currently, this number plate is the highest priced plate bid on JPJeBid for the whole country this year.

The second highest bid was for DDV 8 worth RM60,000; followed by DDV 9 (RM60,000), DDV 5 (RM58,888), DDV 2 (RM50,000), DDV 3 (RM47,000), DDV 6 (RM45,000), DDV 7 (RM41,000), DDV 11 (RM33,000) and DDV 111 (RM33,000).

Hanif Yusabra Yusuf via Astro Awani (Translated from BM)

According to Hanif, the number of users registered with JPJeBid was 263,631 when the bidding processed was closed for the DDV series. Out of the total, 1,909 were involved, and from that total, only 963 bidders succeeded.

Formula for how the number plates are priced. (Credit: JPJ)

All registration numbers that were successfully bidded online are required to be registered to a vehicle within 12 months from the date of the offer letter issued by JPJ.

Hanif then explained that any registration numbers not sold through the online bidding process will be offered to the public for them to purchase at minimum prices.

Members of the public interested in getting the remaining registration numbers can make a deal at the state JPJ office, or other branches.

Hanif Yusabra Yusuf via Astro Awani (Translated from BM)

He also encouraged members of the public to get their own mySIKAP ID so that they can get a list of current numbers that have not yet been registered and then buy them online.

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