Professional Firefighter plates
To get Professional Firefighter plates, you must be:
- A registered owner of a vehicle, trailer, or motorcycle in Washington.
- A member of the Washington State Council of Firefighters as 1 of the following:
- Professional firefighter.
How to apply
- Get a signed letter from the Washington State Council of Firefighters (WSCFF) certifying you’re a current member.
- Complete a Special License Plate Application.
- Contact a vehicle licensing office to find out how much your plates will cost, including all licensing and service fees.
- Submit your completed application, the letter from the WSCFF, and fees:
If you want to personalize your plates
You may get personalized plates with a Professional Firefighter background design for an additional $52. For details and how to apply, see Personalized plates with a special background design.
Remember to update your Good To Go! account
If you have a Good To Go! electronic tolling pass, be sure to update the license plate number and contact information on your account if you get a new special plate. You can update your account with the Department of Transportation:
How to renew
- Get an updated letter certifying your current membership with the Washington State Council of Firefighters. (You must do this each time you renew).
- Submit your letter and fees:
- At a vehicle licensing office. (An additional service fee may apply.)
- By mail by following the instructions on your vehicle renewal notice.
To get original plates:
- Cars and trucks: $67.75
- Motorcycles: $49.75
- Trailers: $55.75
$30 special plate fee plus your tab renewal fees (Tab renewal fees vary by location and type of vehicle.)