Kanok Siripanichakorn, Head of Phuket Transportation Office (PTO), that there would be a license plate auction reserved for personal cars of up to 7 seats on February 26th-27th 2010 at Phrapitak Grand Ballroom,at Metropole Hotel Phuket from 8.30 a.m. onwards. There are 301 license plates with notable/lucky numbers in the auction. PTO invited people who want to get these special license plates to come to the auction on the mentioned days. For more information please contact PTO’s license plate department tel. 076 211019 press 203, 076 214929, 088 1695808, and 088 1696087. The money got from the auction will be donated to Foundation for Safety in Land Transportation.
In the auction held on September 12th-13th 2009, there were 486 people who joined the auction. A license plate number 9999 was sold at 800,000 baht and a license plate number 8888 was tendered at 690,000 baht. The total money generated from the auction was 18,745,500 baht. PTO expected that this next auction would get over 18 million baht of money.