Ride share license plates

Rideshare plates

Vehicle fees and new plate costs are changing effective January 1, 2015.

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Overview

  1. Decide what you’d like to have on your plate.
  2. Find out the initial cost for plates.
  3. Submit your application and payment.
  4. Update your Good-to-Go! account.
  5. Renew your tabs and registration yearly.

1. Decide what you’d like to have on your plate

You must be a WA state vehicle owner, to get these plates.

If you own the rideshare van, you may be exempt from sales and use tax. To receive the tax exemption, vans must:

  • Have a seating capacity of 15 or less.
  • or
  • Be used regularly as a ride-sharing vehicle to transport:
    • 7 or more people, including driver.
    • or
    • 5 or more people, including driver, where 3 or more are confined to a wheelchair.

2. Find out the initial cost for plates

Vehicle type Until December 31, 2014 Effective January 1, 2015
Passenger/truck $52.75 $57.75

Save money. If your tabs expire in 6 months or less, save money by getting your new plates and tabs at the same time.

Contact a vehicle licensing office to find out the total cost of your plates.

3. Submit your applications and payment

4. Update your Good To Go! account

If you have an account, update it with your new plates:

5. Renew your tabs and registration yearly

You’ll need to pay the renewal fees to renew your tabs and registration every year, even if you’re not using the vehicle.

Questions?

Contact us

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Access Washington – official state government website