The dealer plate shall be displayed on the rear of the vehicle and over the original plates, if a vehicle has been previously registered.


The registration card for the dealer plate shall be with the vehicle bearing the dealer plate. We suggest you tape a reduced size copy of your dealer license & registration card to each dealer plate.

For Form to Replace a Lost/ Stolen or Missing Dealer Plate go to:

If a dealer plate becomes lost or stolen, it is the dealer’s responsibility to immediately notify the local police and report a lost or stolen plate.

Notify Occupational Licensing of theft and need for replacement.

Use DMV form OL 247 see:

  • Replacement Plate: $23
  • Replacement Reg Card: $23

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