Personalized tags may
be ordered for most private passenger and commercial
vehicles, and some motorcycle, bus, camper or antique
vehicles. The combination of letters/numbers requested
must not conflict with the regular number system and is
State of Alabama Revenue Department approval. A
maximum of seven characters will be allowed.
The fee for
personalizing most specialty tags is $50.00. There is a first tme fee for the initial tag. You may personalize the "Helpin Schools" tag for $20.00. A first time fee of $5.00 will be charged for the initial tag. The fee is added to your standard issuance fee and ad valrem assessments. If a personalized tag is stolen or lost, you can apply for a replacement tag and decals for a $3.25 charge.
Questions About Personalized Tags:
How do I get a
personalized car or truck tag?
You can save time by
visiting the Alabama Department of Revenue website at
revenue.alabama.gov to see if your choice is
available. The cost for reserving a personalized plate
is $2.00 and payment must be made online using either
VISA or MASTERCARD. Once approved, the reservation will
be valid for five business days.
How long will it
take for me to receive my personalized tag?
Our office will provide
you with a registration receipt and a 60-day temporary
tag. After the plate is manufactured, it will be mailed
to your address in four or five weeks.