New law raises plate fees starting July 1, 2022
COVID-19 closures are affecting the production of our license plates, tabs, and decals. This is causing significant delays in our ability to issue them to you.
You may want to consider waiting to apply for a personalized or specialty plate.
If you have a temporary permit expiring soon, you can visit a vehicle licensing office to get a new one.
We don't have a timeline for when production delays will return to normal. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this causes.
Consular Corp official representatives of any foreign government, if they're:
Note: You'll need to show us a copy of your honorary consul ID card or the exequatur issued by the US Department of State.
There are no yearly renewal fees.
Contact a vehicle licensing office to find out the total cost of your plates.
Mail your payment, Specialty License Plate Application and a copy of the following:
If you have a Good To Go! electronic tolling pass, be sure to update the contact information on your account with the Department of Transportation:
These plates are transferable to another vehicle:
When the honorary consul is no longer serving as an official we'll issue standard license plates to display on your vehicle at no fee. You may keep the Honorary Consular plates as a keepsake.