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ODPS Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles Beautiful Ohio License Plates - Frequently Asked Questions


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Which plate is considered Ohio’s standard license plate? [ + ]

Effective June 7, 2015 the standard plate is the Beautiful Ohio plate (colorful design, plate with the barn).

I have a special license plate, how can I purchase the Beautiful Ohio license plate?

You can purchase the Beautiful Ohio license plate through the mail, online and at any local deputy registrar.

If I order a replacement plate which design will I receive?

All registrants requesting replacement plates through the mail and online will receive a Beautiful Ohio license plate.

Why does my Beautiful Ohio special interest license plate look different?

The special interest plate design differs with only the top header portion of the plate design on a white background.

Where can I see images of the Beautiful Ohio License Plates?

Images of the expanded “Beautiful Ohio” plates are available online at www.bmv.ohio.gov/beautiful_ohio.stm.