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Recreational Vehicle/Motor Home

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Information

  • Code Section: 40-12-248 & 40-12-273(b)
  • Primary Tag Type(s): RV
  • Secondary Tag Type(s): R1, R2
  • Series Began: January 2014

All residents of Alabama who are owners of self-propelled campers or house cars (i.e., recreational vehicles/motor homes) with a gross vehicle weight of 12,000 pounds or less may purchase license plates in this category.

The plates may not be personalized.

The plates are not transferable between vehicle owners.

This plate be displayed upon self-propelled campers or house cars (i.e., recreational vehicles/motor homes) with a gross vehicle weight of 12,000 pounds or less.

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

Fees

Registration fees for trucks are distributed in accordance with the provisions of Sections 40-12-269 and 40-12-270.

  • Registration for recreational vehicles with a gross vehicle weight of 8,000 pounds or less: $23.00
  • Registration for for recreational vehicles with a gross vehicle weight of 8,001 to 12,000 pounds: $50.00
  • Recreational vehicles with a gross vehicle weight of more than 12,000 pounds must be registered with annual license plates (or distinctive license plates, if applicable)
  • Additional fees: N/A