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Vanity (Personalized) Plates

Any person registering a vehicle in Vermont may request a "vanity" plate. 

  • If the vehicle is not registered in Vermont, complete a Vermont Registration, Tax, and Title Application. Submit fees for registration, including the additional Vanity (Personalized) plate fee and the application for the Vanity (Personalized) Plate.
  • An annual fee (in addition to the yearly registration fee) is required for "vanity" plates.
  • Delivery of Special Plates may take up to 30 days from the date of application.
  • A combination of letters, numbers, or spaces may be used.
    • No more than two (2) numbers are allowed in combination with letters. 
    • The letter “O” will be a number (zero).
    • Dots, dashes, or other special characters or symbols cannot be used. 
    • A single letter plate is acceptable; however, the letter cannot be an “I,” “J,” or “O.”   
  • A maximum of seven (7) characters may be used, with the following exceptions;
    • Antique and Exhibit plates are limited to a maximum of four (4) characters.
    • Disabled plates are limited to a maximum of five (5) characters.
    • Motorcycles, Motor-Driven Cycles, and small trailer plates are limited to a maximum of six (6) characters.

23 V.S.A. § 304 Registration certificates; number plates; vanity and other special plates

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