Plates

Relating to license plates.

Specialty Plates

All plates on this page can be used on vehicles registered at the pleasure car rate and trucks registered for less than 26,001 lbs. (Excluding vehicles registered under IRP).

See Related Forms & Information at the end of this page.

Safety/Service Organizations:

Disabled Plates & Placards

Vehicles with special registration plates or removable windshield placards from any state or which have a handicapped parking card issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles may use the special parking spaces when the card or placard is displayed on the (interior) rear-view mirror or the plate is legally mounted on the vehicle as provided by the laws of Vermont or the state where the vehicle is registered.

Military License Plates

All plates on this page require a completed Vermont Certificate of Veteran Status which must be certified by the Vermont Office of Veterans' Affairs and can be used on vehicles registered at the pleasure car rate and trucks registered for less than 26,001 lbs. (excluding vehicles registered under IRP). Some license plates require a one-time fee (see description). None of these license plates can be personalized/vanity plates.

Any veteran may apply for a non-specific Veterans' Plate which displays an American flag and "V" designation.

Military Benefits

License Extension

If you are on active duty, and a Vermont resident, the military extension validates your existing Vermont Driver's License for up to 4 years from the date it would normally expire. While it is necessary for the Department to send notice of all expiring licenses, such notice may be disregarded by you if you have obtained a military extension.

Your Vermont license must be renewed within 30 days of your discharge date. To renew this extended license, you must do the following:

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