Veterans License Plates
Available to all California motorists, these “Honoring Veterans” specialized California license plates may be ordered with the armed force or veterans’ service organization logo/emblem of your choice. Over 100 insignias are available, and your logo will be prominently displayed to the left of a six number/letter combination. There is a fee for these license plates, and an additional one-time fee for personalized license plates.
Reserve your "Veteran" license plate today! To reserve your plate, submit your completed application and pre-payment using this Veteran License Plate Application
Veterans license plates are a great way to show one's pride to our nation and the satisfaction of being a Veteran for this great country. All proceeds from the sale of veterans’ plates are used to expand veteran services statewide.
The following categories of Veterans are eligible for additional license plate benefits:
Gold Star License Plates
Disabled Veterans (DV)
Medal of Honor
Legion of Valor
Former Prisoners of War
Pearl Harbor Veterans
View details on additional benefits (links to CA Department of Veterans Affairs)
Additional information about Veterans license plates can be found through this office by calling (707) 263-2384.
Complete a Department of Motor Vedhicles (DMV) for REG17A and provide proof of aforementioned medal award or evidence of being stationed at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Former POWs must complete DMV Form REG17.
Mail completed application and necessary documentation to:
Department of Motor Vehicles
P.O. Box 932345
Sacramento, CA 94232
For more information, call the DMV at (800) 777-0133 or go to the DMV website.