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Vietnam Veteran (vehicle)

How much does it cost? 

The custom plate fee varies if the plate number is assigned by DMV or if you personalize it.  Learn more about personalized plates

Initial (assigned)$38.75
Annual renewal (assigned)$  0.00
Initial (personalized)$70.00
Annual renewal (personalized) $31.25

The annual custom plate renewal fee is in addition to your vehicle registration renewal fee. You will be billed for the plates every two years when you renew your registration. 


What are the requirements?


Can I order this plate online?

No, you can't order this plate online.


Can I order this plate by phone?

No, you can't order this plate by phone.


Can I order this plate by mail?

Yes, you must order this plate by mail.  

To order this plate by mail, complete an Application for Military and Veteran Custom Plates (MV-412).  

Mail the completed form, required documents (if applicable) and your payment to:

NYS DMV Custom Plates Unit
P.O. Box 2775
Albany, NY  12220


Can I order this plate at a DMV office?

No, you can't order this plate at a DMV office.


International Symbol of Access (ISA) international symbol of accessibility

Custom Plates that include the ISA for individuals who qualify are available only through the Custom Plates Unit. See how to order plates that include the ISA or call the Custom Plates Unit at 1-518-402-4838.