Wisconsin Department of Transportation

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Fee schedule

  • Auto = $75
  • Recreational vehicle trailer = $15
  • Motorcycle and mopeds = $23 (biennial)
  • Special design vehicle = $5
Vehicle registration fee chart effective February 1, 2012
(Annual fees are shown)
Vehicle
gross wgt.
not 
over
(lbs.)
Truck,
bus, 
road 
tractor, 
dual 
purpose vehicle
dual 
purpose
farm
Trailer Truck tractor Dairy,
raw forest products


Truck   Truck
tractor
Farm truck Farm 
trailer, 
dairy 
trailer,
raw 
forest 
prod. trailer, 
spec. 
"Z"
Farm truck tractor Spec. "UX" Motor home
    All numbers in these columns are dollar amounts
A 4,500 $75.00 $37.50 $93.00 $26.00 $44.00   $18.75 $36.75 $18.00  
  5,000                   48.50
B 6,000 84.00 42.00 102.00 36.50 54.50   21.00 39.00 18.00  
C 8,000 106.00 53.00 124.00 43.00 61.00   26.50 44.50 18.00 55.00
X 10,000 155.00 77.50 173.00 60.00 78.00   38.75 56.75 18.00  
D 12,000 209.00 104.50 227.00 77.50 95.50 *45.00 52.25 70.25 20.90 67.50
Y 14,000
(Trailers)
  246.00         61.50   24.50  
E 16,000 283.00 283.00 301.00 109.50 127.50 70.75 70.75 88.75 28.30 80.50
F 20,000 356.00 356.00 374.00 142.00 160.00 89.00 89.00 107.00 35.60 93.50
G 26,000 475.00 475.00 493.00 190.50 208.50 118.75 118.75 136.75 47.50 106.50
H 32,000 609.00 609.00 627.00 245.00 263.00 152.25 152.25 170.25 60.90 119.50
J 38,000 772.00 772.00 790.00 309.50 327.50 193.00 193.00 211.00 77.20 119.50
K 44,000 921.00 921.00 939.00 371.00 389.00 230.25 230.25 248.25 92.10 119.50
L 50,000 1,063.00 1,063.00 1,081.00 425.50 443.50 265.75 265.75 283.75 106.30 119.50
M 54,000 1,135.00 1,135.00 1,153.00 456.00 474.00 283.75 283.75 301.75 113.50 119.50
N 56,000 1,209.00 1,209.00 1,227.00 487.00 505.00 302.25 302.25 320.25 120.90 119.50
P 62,000 1,367.00 1,367.00 1,385.00 551.50 569.50 341.75 341.75 359.75 136.70 119.50
Q 68,000 1,543.00 1,543.00 1,561.00 622.50 640.50 385.75 385.75 403.75 154.30 119.50
R 73,000 1,755.00 1,755.00 1,773.00 709.50 727.50 438.75 438.75 456.75 175.50 119.50
S 76,000 2,081.00 2,081.00 2,099.00 838.50 856.50 520.25 520.25 538.25 208.10 119.50
T 80,000 2,560.00 2,560.00 2,578.00 1,032.00 1,050.00 640.00 640.00 658.00 256.00 119.50
*12,000 lbs. gross weight farm trucks are registered biennially.
  • Motor truck and trailer fees are based on the gross weight of the vehicle, including load.
  • Truck tractor fees are based on the gross weight of the combined unit, which consists of the tractor and semi-trailer and load.
  • Trailer registration at 14,000 lbs. gross weight is effective February 1, 2012.
  • Motor home and bus fees are based on the gross weight of the vehicle, including property and passengers.
  • In addition to the regular annual registration fee paid for a vehicle, all vehicles with automobile registration or truck registration at 8,000 lbs. or less (except dual purpose farm registration) and kept in the municipality or county that has an approved wheel tax, are subject to the additional fee.
Questions? Contact us: Wisconsin DMV email service

Last modified: February 1, 2012

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