Georgia and Kentucky both allow drivers to choose the slogan "In God We Trust" in place of the county name where the vehicle is registered.
Additionally, the first letter of Missouri passenger plates denotes the month of expiration. If you want to know more, there is a handy grid of plate dates and numbers at California License Plate Data. As of this writing, 6, black, 1, yellow, and 1, blue plates have been ordered from the Department of Motor Vehicles.
Florida also terminated a practice by which plates registered to rented vehicles had the letter Y or Z as their first digit, which also led to targeting of rental cars for theft. Serial coding[ edit ] License plate numbers are usually assigned in ascending order, beginning with a starting point such as AAA Any plates that do not reach the minimum number of orders by Jan 1, will be refunded and the plate will not go into production so there is no risk in ordering ahead.
Iowa is a unique example in the use of this character, which began using the slashed zero beginning in on all standard passenger plates as opposed to the traditional symbol for zero to differentiate it from the letter "O" which is also used. Other states like Indiana and Tennessee also once used the practice, with Tennessee discontinuing in the s and Indiana in Only three places in the United States use letters to designate a residence where a vehicle was registered.
Thus, an observer familiar with the sequence can determine roughly when the plate was issued. As soon as the number reaches 7, that plate will go into production.
Other states, such as Colorado, Georgia and South Carolina have gradually adopted one or more of these letters over a course of years after previously skipping them in order to accommodate the demands of population growth and depletion of available serial combinations.
Florida also uses an optional two-letter, four-number format for its no-cost "In God We Trust" plates. Nebraska uses sequential-issuance 3-letter, 3-number plates for its most populous counties and county-coded plates for the rest of the counties. Previous serial formats and optional issues are not depicted.
To keep this table as simple as possible, most of these alternate types of plates will not be noted. Several states do require vehicles to display county codes, but these codes are not part of the serial. For the state of California to issue these plates, 7, of each design must be ordered.
If your current registration has six digits, you must check a box on the form to keep your original six digit number. Only the current passenger standard-issue serial format is depicted. In general, the seven digit plate appeared in in blue and it is technically correct to have a black plate with yellow letters as late as the model year.
Both black and blue plates were available in that year. The most popular issue consists of 4 letters and 2 numbers, but alternate standard issues contain 4 numbers and 2 letters. Current standard-issue passenger plate designs and serial formats[ edit ] The following tables give information on license plates currently being issued, with or later expiration dates, for private non- commercial use on passenger vehicles by the governments of the fifty U.
Maine trailer plates start with two digits and a dash, as all plates expire on the last day of February, and the first two digits of the plate are the year it expires. Indiana and Ohio display two-number county codes, while Kansas plates display two-letter county codesbut these codes are placed on a sticker or are printed in the corner of the plate in a smaller font size.
In AlabamaMontanaNebraskaSouth Dakotaand Wyominga one- or two-digit number representing the county of issue begins a license plate number. Information on serial numbering patterns is also given.This personalized plate is a wonderful companion auto accessory for drivers who have novelty plates on the back of their vehicles.
The decorative plate measures 12" x 6" and fits most cars. Choose among a wide collection of designs on your license plate cover, including decorative plates, cute plates, vanity license plates and ones personalized.
The yellow and blue plates are still in a holding pattern until their order numbers meet the mark. So, head over to the DMV’s Legacy Plate Program page for information on how to mail in your order.
As of this writing, 6, black, 1, yellow, and 1, blue plates have been ordered from the Department of Motor Vehicles.
As soon as the number reaches 7, that plate will go into production. Jun 01, · Different coloured Ontario license plates. Discussion in 'TRIBE Main Forum' started by Aerius Zension, Jun 1, But what about red on white background, or is it white on red background?
Isn't there a yellow on blue background, or some other colour combination I'm missing here? I saw a black towncar downtown on tuesday. There's a time and a place for vanity and specialty plates, but c'mon, your sweet "Celtics" plate isn't helping anybody.
We're keeping things simple and sticking with the standard-issue tags for each state. Regular bicycle: No license plate (of course), but a yellow registration sticker that carries your personal information. Police will occasionally stop you, run the number, check you ID to make sure they match, and let you go (unless you stole the bike, then you’re in trouble).Download