The Maine Secretary of State – Bureau of Motor Vehicles oversees the distribution and issuance of personalized and customized vanity license plates. Maine allows you to determine if your specific lettering on the license plate is available online. Personalized license plates in Maine can also be ordered online and take up to 30 days for processing and delivery. License plates can only be ordered by a registered owner and the plate you order must be registered to an Maine vehicle at the time of issuance.
- Types of Vehicles: The Maine Secretary of State – Bureau of Motor Vehicles allows personalized vanity license plates on Autos, Pickups, Vans, Trailers, Motor Homes and Motorcycles.
- Fee: The fee for a personalized license plate in Maine is $15 in addition to the regular renewal fee. For more information, visit the Maine Personalized License Plate Online Application FAQ.
- Number of Characters: In Maine, they allow a maximum of 7 characters on your Personalized Plate. You can use any combination of Letters A to Z, Spaces, Dashes, Ampersands and Numbers 0 to 9 .
- Limitations: Personalized vanity license plates in Maine are subject to approval by the Maine Secretary of State – Bureau of Motor Vehicles. The website also states that the following are not allowed:
- Any plate that is inappropriate.
- Duplication of an existing license plate.
- Is My Plate Available?: Yes – you can look your preferred license plate up online! Visit the Maine Personalized Plate Website.
- How to Order: To order your personalized Maine personalized license plate, follow these steps:
- Visit the Maine Personalized Plate Website to see if your personalized message is available and then follow the instructions to order online.
- Additional Information: For more information on obtaining a personalized vanity license plate in Maine, visit the Maine Personalized Plates website or call 1-207-624-900.
This Site is not owned or operated by, nor affiliated with any governmental organization. This Site contains general information with respect to personalized license plates at the department of motor vehicles in various states. It is for informational and educational purposes only. You should check with the specific state that your motor vehicle is registered in before ordering.