For military personnel: Vehicles & boats
Starting January 1, 2023, vehicle registrations allow the removal of your address. New registrations have your address located on the bottom. There's a dotted line showing where to cut it. This is optional and intended to provide address privacy in case of theft.
Nonresidents stationed in Washington
Find out how to register your vehicle while you're stationed in Washington.
WA residents stationed outside the state
Learn how to get license plates if you're a Washington resident stationed outside the state.
Waiting for plates from your home state? Find out how to get a permit so you can use your vehicle on Washington roads until they arrive.
Learn about vehicle, sales, or use tax exemptions for military personnel.