Personalizing a License Plate


The personalized plate cannot conflict with the State number/letter system nor be offensive. The customer has the option of ordering a "new" plate each year or renewing with a decal only.

The maximum number of characters permitted on a standard issue personalized plate is six (6). One space or one dash may be requested in addition to the six characters. The number of characters permitted on a personalized special plate varies. Visit mvl.ky.gov for more information. Click here to check availability.

The maximum number of characters permitted on a personalized motorcycle plate is six (6). If all six characters are used, an additional space or dash is not permitted. The number of characters permitted on a personalized special motorcycle plate varies. Visit mvl.ky.gov for more information.

What you will need:

Application for Personalized License Plate (TC96-218) must be completed and signed.

Fee:
$25.00 - Application
Annual renewal fees vary

To process by mail, send to:
 
Fayette County Clerk
162 East Main Street
Lexington, KY 40507

Acceptable Methods of Payment