License Plates Overview
The BMV offers a variety of standard and distinctive license plate designs to choose from. Distinctive license plate designs include Indiana's standard and historic plates, plates supporting military personnel and their families, plates benefiting local colleges, universities, or organizations, personalized plates and plates for specific types of vehicles.
When you purchase or renew any Indiana license plate, you will pay registration fees and taxes determined by the year and make of your vehicle, and your county and municipality of residence. If you purchase or renew a Special Group Recognition license plate, you may pay administrative and group fees determined by the organization sponsoring the plate. To learn more about vehicle registration fees and taxes, please review our Fees and Taxes webpage.