War on Terror Veteran

War on Terror Veterans custom plate

Cost 

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

Custom plate fees
TypeFee
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. 

 

Requirements

  • Copy of DD-214 verifying service in the Persian Gulf or Afghanistan on or after September 11, 2001
  • Completed Application for Custom Plates (CP-30)

 

Order by mail

To order this plate, complete an Application for Custom Plates (CP-30).  

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

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

 

You cannot order this plate online, by phone, or at a DMV office. 

 

Universal Symbol of Access  Universal Symbol of Access

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