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Cold War Veteran


The owner of a motor vehicle who is a resident of this state and who is an eligible veteran may be issued a distinctive license tag.

To qualify for the plate the veteran must provide one of the following:

The Application for Disability Access Parking Credentials (MVR 32-6-230) must be provided to obtain the Disability Access parking credentials. Please visit the Disability Access Parking Credentials webpage for a link to the Application for Disability Access Parking Credentials (MVR 32-6-230).

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

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

The surviving spouse of a veteran fitting this criteria may not obtain the plate

The surviving spouse of a veteran fitting this criteria may not retain the plate.

There is no limit to the number of plates the registrant may obtain.

Individual plates are ordered On Demand through the Plate Reservation and Ordering System (PROS). Licensing offices may utilize the Alabama Inventory Management System (AIMS) to submit requests for more frequently issued license plates.


  • Registration: $15.00- $890.00 depending on the type of vehicle being registered.
  • Additional fees:
    • $3.00 in the years in which a metal plate is issued
    • $50.00 annually for personalized
  • The net proceeds of the $3 and $50 are distributed to the Alabama Veterans’ Assistance Fund.