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Dealer License Plates

Dealer Plate         Dealers Motorcycle Plate
                  Dealer                                  Motorcycle


Ohio Revised Code Section 4503.30

A motor vehicle dealer license is required to obtain dealer plates. See Permits & Licenses Issued in the drop down menu on this page, for physical requirements and instructions for applying.Dealer license plates may be used on any motor vehicle, other than commercial cars, owned by the dealer (titled for resalein the dealership name). Dealer plates may be displayed on any motor vehicle owned by or lawfully in the possession of the dealer or the agent or employee of the dealer, and shall be displayed on no other motor vehicle. Dealer plates may be displayed on a motor vehicle when the vehicle is in transit from the dealer to the purchaser, when the vehicle is being demonstrated for sale or lease, or when the vehicle is being otherwise utilized by the dealer, a prospective purchaser, or a third party operating the vehicle with the permission of the dealer. Dealer plates may NOT be used for delivery, hauling, transporting, or any commercial purpose.

Plate Fees

Master plate $50.25
Additional plates (each) $10.25
Postage fee $4.50