Military Honor plates have arrived in Dawson County

568eed54ca468_imageBeginning January 2, 2016, Military Honor license plates will be available, in lieu of regular county plates, to persons who have served, or are currently serving, on active duty in the:

  • United States Army
  • United States Air Force
  • United States Coast Guard
  • United States Marine Corps
  • United States National Guard, or
  • United States Navy

There will be six designs available, one for each of the branches listed above. At this time approval has been granted on a limited basis by the armed forces owning the copyright to the official emblem, official seal, or other official image.

To request Military Honor license plates, the applicant must be eligible for, and enrolled in, the Nebraska Veteran's Registry through the Nebraska Department of Veteran's Affairs and have served, or be currently serving, on active duty in the specific branch for which a license plate is requested.

There is no limit to the number of motor vehicles or trailers owned or leased by the applicant that may be licensed with a Military Honor license plate. Separate application processes are required for each Military Honor license plate requested.

Applications and online ordering for Military Honor license plates will be available in December 2015.

Military Honor Message Plates   ............................................................ $40.00*

These plates are of exclusive   design and, as with regular Message plates, are produced with an available   message of your choice of up to five characters. Available to motor vehicles,   motorcycles, trailers, semitrailers and cabin trailers.

Military Honor Numeric Plates ...............................................................   $ 5.00*

Plate with the same exclusive   design as on the Military Honor Message plates, but assigned an alpha/numeric   combination by the Department of Motor Vehicles. Available to motor vehicles,   motorcycles, trailers, semitrailers and cabin trailers. These plates are   issued in consecutive numeric order in the order in which the applications   are received. Requests for specific numbers cannot be processed.

 

The $40.00 or $5.00 fee is due at the time of initial application and must be renewed annually in the same month as the vehicle registration.