SAFEPL8 initiative

Over 50 percent of fuel theft, and various other serious crime, involves stolen number plates.

Don’t be a victim. VACC encourages members of the public to protect their vehicle/s from number plate theft, and help stop criminal activity by fitting anti-theft number plate screws.

Only two SAFEPL8 anti-theft screws are required to secure each number plate, and can be fitted for free by select VACC members during the course of regular vehicle servicing or repairs.

Anti-theft screws are available from:


Additionally, there is the option to have screws fitted at the following men's sheds for a gold coin donation:


VACC is a proud sponsor of the Victorian Police SAFEPL8 campaign.