Alert: The following services will be unavailable on Saturday, January 5, 2013 from 12 a.m. (midnight) to 6 a.m. CST due to system maintenance.
License plate availability
Check before you go!
Not all DMV customer service centers provide license plates. Save yourself time and gas by checking the plate availability tool below to see which customer service centers have the plates you need. Note: All license plates are available by mail.
Some regular and special plates can only be applied for through the mail. Several special plates (those that highlight within the plate availability tool below) can be applied for either through the mail or at a customer service center and then plates will be sent through the mail. You will receive a temporary plate if needed.
All customer service centers (except the express center on Odana Road in Madison) issue disabled parking ID cards.
P.O. Box 7949
Madison WI 53707-7949
Please check current processing times to estimate when you can expect your products to be mailed.
- Select a plate type from the dropdown menu at the top of the tool.
- Read the instructions associated with the selected plate type.
- DMV service centers that provide the plate will highlight. Click any of the highlighted service centers for more information.
Special Plates Unit
P.O. Box 7911
Madison, WI 53707-7911
Learn how to apply for a title and registration for your vehicle.
Questions? Contact us: Wisconsin DMV email service
Call: (608) 266-3041
(special or personalized plates)
Call: (608) 266-1466 (general
Last modified: March 9, 2012
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