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Letter Carrier



  • Sponsoring Organization: Alabama Association of Letter Carriers
  • Code Section: Section 32-6-381
  • Primary Tag Type(s): LC (Pre-numbered)
  • Secondary Tag Type(s):
    • 02 (Personalized)
    • MC (Motorcycle Pre-numbered)
    • M2 (Motorcycle Personalized)
  • Series Began: July 2019

Only Alabama residents who are vehicle owners and are letter carriers may purchase license plates in this category. The words “letter carrier” means only those persons who are employed by the United States Postal Service and who are employed as letter carriers or who are retired from the United States Postal Service as letter carriers.

Individuals desiring to obtain the Letter Carrier distinctive license plate must present a card that identifies them as a letter carrier or retired letter carrier.

What registration fees are associated with the purchase of this license plate? $15.00- $890.00 depending on the type of vehicle being registered.

The plates may be personalized.

The plates are not transferable between vehicle owners.

This plate may be displayed upon the following types of vehicles:

  • private passenger automobiles
  • pickup trucks
  • motorcycles
  • pleasure motor vehicles (i.e., recreational vehicles)

The license plate design changes every five (5) years.

How are these plates ordered? Individual plates are ordered On Demand through the Plate Reservation and Ordering System (PROS). Counties may place bulk orders are placed using the Alabama Inventory Management System (AIMS).


Fees are paid annually.

  • Registration: $23.00- $890.00 depending on the type of vehicle being registered
  • Additional fees: $50.00 for pre-numbered or personalized plate
  • The net proceeds of the $50 will be distributed to base. The net proceeds of the $5 shall be distributed to the Department of Revenue.