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MEMO 2019-005 Redesigned License Plates for Issuance Beginning January 1, 2020

  • November 4, 2019


TO:            License Plate Issuing Officials
SUBJECT:  Redesigned License Plates for Issuance Beginning January 1, 2020

The Auburn University and the University of Mobile plates have been redesigned and will be available for issuance beginning January 1, 2020. A shipment of plates will be ordered based on the number of current registrations in each county.  Please note personalized and pre-numbered plates may be ordered on the Plate Reservation and Ordering System (PROS), and any additional bulk orders needed may be placed using the Alabama Inventory Management System (AIMS) beginning January 1, 2020. At that time, please remember to remove all license plates with the old design from your shelves and retain them for audit purposes.

The tag numbering schemes for the license plates may be found on the Motor Vehicle Division website at https://revenue.alabama.gov/motor-vehicle/ under “Reference & Statistics” then “Registration File Information.”

If you have any questions regarding this matter, please contact the Motor Vehicle Division at 334-242-9000.

Click here to download a PDF version of this memo.