Group Special License Plates

Adopt A Shelter Pet
Adopt A Shelter Plate

About: Creation of this plate was per Senate Bill 10-1214.

Available For: Passenger vehicles, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, and motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Adopt a Pet plate.

Requirements: None

Fees: One-time fee of $80.00 for new issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees. The $80.00 fee is split between three funds, $25.00 to the Highway Users Tax Fund(C.R.S. 43-4-201); $25.00 to the Licensing Services Cash Fund (C.R.S. 42-2-114.5); and $30.00 to the Pet Overpopulation Fund (C.R.S. 35-80-116.5) In addition to all other taxes and fees, a person renewing an Adopt a Pet license plate shall pay a $25.00 Pet Overpopulation Fund fee to renew.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited Plates

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-234.

Aviation
Aviation

About: Creation of this plate was per Senate Bill 17-1212.

Who Qualifies: The Aviation license plate may be issued to any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Aviation license plate.

Requirements: None

Fees: A one-time fee of $50.00 will be collected for issuance or replacement of plates.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited.

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-251. 

 

American Indian Scholars
American Indian Scholars

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by the Rocky Mountain Indian Chamber of Commerce will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $25.00 to the Rocky Mountain Indian Chamber of Commerce for each electronic certificate that is valid for two weeks from date of issuance.

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees. Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycles) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates. American Indian Scholars license plate applicants can apply for a personalized license plate online, or in person at county motor vehicle office. 

Online: Rocky Mountain Indian Chamber of Commerce.

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-217

Breast Cancer Awareness
Breast Cancer Awareness

About: Creation of this plate was per House Bill 05-1247 and amended with House Bill 09-1164.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Breast Cancer Awareness plate.

Fees: One-time fee of $75.00 for new issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.  The $75.00 fee is split between three funds, $25.00 to the Highway Users Tax Fund (C.R.S. 43-4-201); $25.00 to the Licensing Services Cash Fund (C.R.S. 42-2-114.5); and $25.00 to the Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Fund (C.R.S. 25.5-5-308).

On or after July 1, 2012, a person renewing a Breast Cancer license plate shall pay a $25.00 Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Fund surcharge.

The Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Treatment Fund is created under the Colorado Medical Assistance Act.

Information and administration of the Colorado Medical Assistance Act can be obtained by contacting the Department of Public Health and Environment.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited.

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-217.5

Carbon Fund
Carbon Fund

About: The Carbon Fund group special license plate was created with Senate Bill 08-186.  Carbon Fund license plates may only be issued to persons that have been authorized by the Colorado Carbon Fund via The Climate Trust.  A certificate will be issued to each authorized person that is valid for one set (single for motorcycles) of Carbon Fund license plates.  Individuals should contact Natural Capitalism Solutions at http://www.coloradocarbonfund.org/ or at (720) 684-6580 to inquire about the issuance of an authorization certificate.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreational vehicles, motor homes and motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by Natural Capitalism Solutions by offsetting through the carbon fund.

Requirements: Qualifying person must contribute a minimum of $25.00 or offset 50% of their vehicle's annual emissions to the Colorado Carbon Fund via Natural Capitalism Solutions.  Donations will be transferred into the Colorado Carbon Fund, for each certificate authorizing issuance of the Carbon Fund license plate.  Only one Carbon Fund license plate set (single for motorcycle) per certificate is allowed.  The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of the Carbon Fund license plate.

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycle) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

InformationResearch Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-228

Child Loss Awareness
Child Loss Awareness

About: Creation of this plate was per House Bill 12-1131 

Available for: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, and motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Child Loss Awareness license plate

Requirements: None

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycles) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Online: Rowan Tree Foundation

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

Information: Colorado Revised Statues 42-3-243

Colorado Rockies
Colorado Rockies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

About: Creation of this plate was per House Bill 12-1295.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, and motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by Colorado Rockies Baseball Foundation will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $52.80 to the Colorado Rockies Baseball Foundation for each authorizing certificate. Contact the Colorado Rockies at www.coloradorockies.com
 

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.
 

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.
 

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycles) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.
 

Online: www.coloradorockies.com
Plate Options: 

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

Information: Research: Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-241

 

Columbine
Columbine

About: This plate was created to recognize the victims and survivors of the tragic bombing and shooting at Columbine High School on April 20, 1999.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes.

Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Columbine plate.

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited

Plate Options: 

  • Passenger License plate

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-207

Donate Life
Donate Life

About: Creation of this plate was per House Bill 09-1347.


Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.


Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Donate Life license plate.
Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited.
Plate Options:  

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-232

 

Fallen Heroes
Fallen Heroes

About: Creation of this plate was per House Bill 12-1023.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, and motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by Colorado Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors Foundation Inc. will be issued a pay pal receipt valid for one set of plates.
 

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $50.00 to the Colorado Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors Foundation Inc. for each authorizing pay pal receipt. Contact the Colorado Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors Foundation Inc. at www.coloradocops.org
 

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.
 

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycles) per authorized pay pal receipt. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the pay pal receipt upon issuance of plate.

Online: Colorado Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors Foundation Inc.

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-242 

Flight For Life Colorado
Flight For Life Colorado

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, and motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by St. Anthony Health Foundation will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.
 

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $25.00 to Flight For Life Colorado for each authorizing certificate. Contact Flight For Life Colorado at http://www.stanthonyhealthfoundation.org/

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees. 
 

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycles) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Online: Flight For Life Colorado 

Plate Options: Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-244

Greyhound Lovers
Greyhound Lovers

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes.

Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Greyhound Lovers plate.

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited.

Plate Options: 

  • Passenger License plate

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-207

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

About: Creation of this plate was per House Bill 11-1166


Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, and motorcycles.


Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation license plate.
Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.


Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited.


Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-238

Mesa Verde National Park 
Mesa Verde National Park

About: Creation of this plate was per House Bill 19-1255.

Who Qualifies: Mesa Verde National Park license plate will be issued a certificate valid for one set (single if a motorcycle).

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate to the Mesa Verde Foundation  for each authorizing certificate. Contact Mesa Verde Foundation at https://www.mesaverdefoundation.org/ or 303-321-3120

Fees: A one-time fee of $50.00 will be collected for issuance or replacement of plates.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycles) per authorized certificate PIN. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Online: https://www.mesaverdefoundation.org/who-we-are-what-we-do/

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-250

 

Protect Our Rivers
Protect Our Rivers

About: Creation of this plate was per House Bill 13-224.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, and motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by Colorado Trout Unlimited will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $25.00 to Colorado Trout Unlimited for each authorizing certificate. For more information please visit www.protectourrivers.net

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees. 

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycles) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Online: www.protectourrivers.net

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-246

 

Raptor
Raptor

About: Please visit the  Raptor Education Foundation website.

Available For:  Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by the Raptor Education Foundation will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

Requirements:  Qualifying person must pay membership dues as required by the Raptor Education Foundation for each authorizing certificate. Contact the Raptor Education Foundation at (303)680-8500 or at www.usaref.org.

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Online: Raptor Education Foundation

Plate Options: 

  • Passenger License plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-207 and 42-3-208

 

Share the Road
Share the Road

About: Creation of this plate was per Senate Bill 07-067.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by Bicycle Colorado will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $25.00 to Bicycle Colorado for each authorizing certificate. Purchase your certificates online at https://www.bicyclecolorado.org/get-involved/share-the-road/ or by contacting Bicycle Colorado at (303) 417-1544 extension 101

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates. Share the Road license plate can apply for a personalized license plate online, or in person at county motor vehicle office. 

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycles) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Online: Bicycle Colorado, Inc.

Plate Options: 

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-226

State Parks
State Parks

About: Creation of this plate was per Senate Bill 10-103.


Available For: Passenger vehicles, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.


Who Qualifies: A person authorized by The Foundation for Colorado State Parks will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $44.00 to The Foundation for Colorado State Parks for each authorizing certificate. Contact The Foundation for Colorado State Parks at the web address listed below.

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates. State Parks license plate applicants can apply for a personalized license plate online, or in person at county motor vehicle office. 

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate  set (single for motorcycle) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.  

Online: The Foundation for Colorado State Parks.

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-233.

Support the Horse
Support the Horse

About: Creation of this plates was per Senate Bill 08-178.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: Any person authorized by the Colorado Horse Development Authority may be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates (single for Motorcycle).

Requirements: Donate $40.00 to the Colorado Horse Development Authority for each authorizing certificate.  Contact the Colorado Horse Development Authority at (303) 292-4981.

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates. Support the Horse license plate applicants can apply for a personalized license plate online, or in person at county motor vehicle office. 

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycle) per authorized certificate.  The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plates.

Online:  Colorado Horse Development Authority

Plate Options: 

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-227

Support the 10th Mountain Division
Support the 10th Mountain Division

About: This commemorative plate recognizes the men from the 10th Mountain Division who fought in the Italian Campaign of 1945. This plate was created per House Bill 14-1089

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- (IRP)) or recreation vehicles.

Who Qualifies:  Any person authorized by the 10th Mountain Foundation may be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

Requirements: Individuals are required to donate $45 to the 10th Mountain Division Foundation to receive a certificate authorizing them to be issued a Support the 10th Mountain Division license plate. 

Fees: One time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Owners of the 10th Mountain Division Group Special License Plate prior to January 1, 2015 are exempt the issuance fees, pursuant to 42-3-208(1)(e)(I)

 

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set per authorization. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-208.

 

ALS
ALS

About: The Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) group special license plate, created with Senate Bill 15-229.

Available For: Passenger vehicles, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, and motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the ALS License Plate

Requirements: None

Fees: One time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited Plates

Plate Options:

Passenger license plate Passenger personalized license plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-248.

  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate
Air Force Commemorative 
Air Force Commemorative

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes.

Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Air Force Commemorative plate.

Fees: One time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited.

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-207

Boy Scouts
Boy Scouts

About: The Boy Scouts license plate is a limited issued commemorative plate that will only be issued from July 15, 2009 through June 30, 2016, or so long as the department has the license plates in stock, whichever occurs later.  Plates issued within this period may continue to be used after June 30, 2016 until they become damaged, destroyed, lost, stolen or unreadable.

Available For: The Boy Scouts license plate may be issued to trucks that do not exceed sixteen thousand pounds empty weight, passenger cars, motorcycle, or a noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicle.

Who Qualifies: The Boy Scouts license plate may be issued to any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Boy Scouts license plate.

Requirements: None

Fees: A one-time fee of $50.00 will be collected for issuance or replacement of plates.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited.

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-229.

 

Broncos Charities 
Broncos Charities

About: Creation of this plate was per House Bill 06-1339.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by the Denver Broncos Charities organization will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $40.00 to the Denver Broncos Charities organization for each authorizing certificate. Contact the Denver Broncos Charities organization at License.Plates@broncos.nfl.net

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates. Broncos Charities license plate applicants can apply for a personalized license plate online, or in person at county motor vehicle office. 

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycle) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Online: Denver Broncos.

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-221

 

Childhood Cancer Awareness
Childhood Cancer Awareness

About: The Childhood Cancer Awareness  license plate created by House Bill 18-1255 is effective January 1, 2019. A certificate will be issued to each authorized person that is valid for one set (single for motorcycles) of Childhood Cancer Awareness license plates. A one-time donation to the Morgan Adams Foundation  is required to qualify for the Childhood Cancer Awareness Special License Plate.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreational vehicles, motor homes and motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by the Morgan Adams Foundation (http://gabesplate.com/

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $43.00 to the Morgan Adams Foundation. http://gabesplate.com/

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates. Childhood Cancer Awareness license plate applicants can apply for a personalized license plate online, or in person at county motor vehicle office. 

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycle) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-252

 

Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche

About: Creation of this plate was per House Bill 11-1316.

 

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

 

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by the Colorado Avalanche will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

 

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $45.00 to Kroenke Sports Charities for each authorizing certificate. Contact Kroenke Sports Charities at www.pepsicenter.com/AvsLicensePlate

 

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees..

 

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates. Colorado Avalanche license plate applicants can apply for a personalized license plate online, or in person at county motor vehicle office. 

 

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycles) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Online: Colorado Avalanche

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-239

Craig Hospital
Craig Hospital

About: Creation of this plate was per House Bill 11-1166.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: The Craig Hospital license plate may be issued to any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Craig Hospital license plate

Requirements: None

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited

Online: Craig Hospital

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

Information: Research: Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-240

 

Denver Nuggets
Denver Nuggets

 
About: Creation of this plate was per House Bill 11-1316.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by the Denver Nuggets will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.
 

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $45.00 to Kroenke Sports Charities for each authorizing certificate. Contact the Kroenke Sports Charities at https://www.nba.com/nuggets/community/license-plate

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees


Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates. Denver Nuggets license plate applicants can apply for a personalized license plate online, or in person at county motor vehicle office. 

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycles) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.
 

Online: Denver Nuggets
 

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-239

Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Medical Services

About: Creation of this plate was per Senate Bill 14-036

 

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

 

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by the Emergency Medical Services Association of Colorado will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

 

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.


Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: 1 set per certificate.


Plate Options:  

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-23

 

Firefighter
Firefighter

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes and motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person who can provide proof they are an active, volunteer or retired firefighter.

Requirements: Establish proof of membership via Firefighter ID Card or a letter from the Fire Chief.

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited.

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-207.

Plate Options:

Passenger License plate Motorcycle (Effective January 1, 2016)

Girl Scouts
Girl Scouts

About: Creation of this plate was per Senate Bill 11-197


Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.


Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Girl Scout license plate.


Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.


Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited.


Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-237

Italian American Heritage
Italian American

About: Creation of this plates was per House Bill 07-1120.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Italian American plate.

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited.

Plate Options: 

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-225.

Kids First
Kids First

About: Creation of this plate was per Senate Bill 06-110.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by the Rocky Mountain Research and Prevention Institute will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $30.00 to the Rocky Mountain Research and Prevention Institute for each authorizing certificate. Contact the Rocky Mountain Research and Prevention Institute organization at (303)330-5099.

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycle) per authorized certificate.

Online: Colorado Kids 1st

Plate Options: 

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-224.

Pioneer
Pioneer

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes.

Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Pioneer plate.

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited.

Plate Options:

Passenger License plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-207

Pueblo Chile
Pueblo Chile

About: Creation of this plate was per Senate Bill 17-1012.

Who Qualifies: The Pueblo Chile license plate may be issued to any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Pueblo Chile license plate.

Requirements: None

Fees: A one-time fee of $50.00 will be collected for issuance or replacement of plates.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited.

Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-250.

Rocky Mountain National Park
Rocky Mountain National Park

About: Creation of this plate was per House Bill 15-1313

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by Rocky Mountain Conservancy will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $30.00 to Rocky Mountain Conservancy  for each authorizing certificate. Please visit the Rocky Mountain Conservancy at https://rmconservancy.org for more information

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycles) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Online: Rocky Mountain Conservancy at https://rmconservancy.org 

Plate Options: 

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-249

Ski Country USA
Ski Country USA

About: Creation of this plate was per Senate Bill 09-161.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.


Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Ski County USA license plate. 

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited  

Plate Options: 

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-231

Support Education
Support Education

About: Please visit the Colorado School Foundations website.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by Colorado Schools Foundation Association will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $20.00 to Impact on Education, Inc. organization for each authorizing certificate.

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycle) per authorized certificate. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Online: Colorado Schools Foundation Association

Plate Options: Plate Options:

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-222.

Support the Troops
Support the Troops

About: Please visit the American Military Family website.

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: A person authorized by the American Military Family will be issued a certificate valid for one set of plates.

Requirements: Qualifying person must donate $25.00 to American Military Family for each authorization certificate. Contact the American Military Family at (303)746-8195.

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees.

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates.

Number of Plates Allowed: One plate set (single for motorcycle) per authorization. The County Motor Vehicle Office will retain and destroy the certificate upon issuance of plate.

Online: American Military Family

Plate Options: 

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-223.

Wildlife Sporting

 

Wildlife Sporting

About: The Wildlife Sporting license plate was created with House Bill 12-1275

Available For: Passenger cars, trucks that do not exceed 16,000 pounds empty weight, noncommercial (not available for any vehicle registered Tax Class A- International Registration Plan- IRP) or recreation vehicles, motor homes, motorcycles.

Who Qualifies: Any person that desires to register their vehicle with the Wild Life Sporting plate.

Requirements: None

Fees: One-time fee of $50.00 for issuance or replacement of plates, in addition to other taxes and fees. Initial donation of $10 is distributed to C.R.S. 33-1-112 and an annual renewal fee of $25 distributed to 33-1-112 

Personalized License Plate Fees: A one-time fee of $60.00 ($58.00 upon approval and $2.00 when registered) with an annual $25.00 fee collected each year thereafter upon renewal for  Personalized Plates. 

Number of Plates Allowed: Unlimited 

Plate Options: 

  • Passenger license plate
  • Passenger personalized license plate
  • Motorcycle license plate
  • Motorcycle personalized plate

 

Information: Research Colorado Revised Statute 42-3-245.

 

 

Creating a Group Special License Plate

To create a Group Special License Plate as defined under Colorado Revised Statute (C.R.S.) 42-1-102(41.5) the process has to be initiated by a nonprofit, which would need to meet the statutory and regulatory requirements, pursuant to C.R.S. 42-3-207(5) and (6) and Code of Colorado Regulations 1 CCR 204-10 Rule 16. Group Special License Plate.  Entities wishing to propose the creation of a Group Special License Plate are required to complete an application process and be certified by the Department as meeting the requirements.  Requirements include, but may not be limited to, petitions of 3,000 Colorado registered vehicle owners, proof of nonprofit tax exempt status, design prepayments and others that the Department will discuss with you prior to providing the application.  Please contact the Department at countyinventorysupport@state.co.us your email should state your nonprofit name, the name of the plate you are desiring to propose creating, and the nonprofits representatives name and contact information that the Department will work with on the application process.