LEGION OF VALOR
2016-03-14

Who may purchase license plates in this category? Any resident of the State of Alabama who is a member of the Legion of Valor with positive proof of membership and the award of the Medal of Honor, the Army Distinguished Service Cross, the Navy Cross, or the Air Force Cross.  

Is there any documentation required to be presented by the registrant prior to purchasing this plate? Yes. The veteran must provide certification from the Department of Veteran Affairs. Please contact the Department of Veterans Affairs at www.va.state.al.us for specific documentation required by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
The "Application for Disability Access Parking Privileges" must be provided to obtain the disability access license plate.

What registration fees are associated with the purchase of this license plate? The registrant is exempt from registration fees and ad valorem taxes for the first plate.  All applicable registration fees and ad valorem taxes must be remitted for any additional plates obtained.  The registration fees range from $15.00 to $105.00 depending on the type of vehicle being registered.

 May the plates be personalized? No

 Additional fees: $5.00 when metal plate is issued.

Are plates in this category transferable? If so, to whom? No. The distinctive license plate follows the owner.


What type of vehicles may this plate be displayed upon? Private passenger automobiles, pickup trucks, motorcycles, and pleasure motor vehicles (i.e., recreational vehicles) not exceeding 12,000 pounds gross vehicle weight.

How are the net proceeds from the purchase of this plate distributed? The net proceeds of the $5 shall be distributed to the Department of Revenue.

How often does the license plate design change? This is a permanent plate.

May the surviving spouse obtain the plate? No

May the surviving spouse retain the plate? Yes

How many plates may the registrant obtain? No limit.

How are these plates ordered? Individual plates are ordered On Demand through the Plate Reservation and Ordering System (PROS).