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Driver and Vehicle Services

A Division of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety

License Plate Information

​​​​​​MN License Plate.jpgThe month of expiration is shown on the lower left corner of the plate, and the year of expiration is shown on the sticker affixed to the lower right corner of the plate.

Renewal Registration (new tabs) must be displayed by midnight of the 10th day of the month following the expiration month displayed on the plate.

How can I get a different license plate?

Change your plates online​ using e-Services.

Use Find an Office​ to change your plates in person. Search for offices that offer Vehicle Registration Renewal. 

More information about common plate types:

More information about other plate types: