Frequently Asked Questions about Mississippi License Plates

  1. What information can I get from a Mississippi license plate lookup?

    You can obtain information about the vehicle's make, model, year, and VIN. Additionally, depending on the level of access and the source of the lookup, other details may include vehicle history reports and details about the vehicle's registered owner.

  2. How can I renew my Mississippi license plate?

    License plate renewal in Mississippi can be done online through the state's official DMV website, via mail, or in person at your local tax collector's office. It is recommended to renew your license plate before its expiration date to avoid late fees.

  3. What do the codes on Mississippi license plates mean?

    The codes on Mississippi license plates typically represent the county in which the vehicle was registered. The first character usually indicates the specific county. For more details, you can refer to our License Plate Codes page.

  4. How can I apply for a specialty license plate in Mississippi?

    Applying for a specialty license plate in Mississippi can be done through the state's Department of Motor Vehicles. The process typically involves filling out a specific form and paying the corresponding fee. Some specialty plates may have additional eligibility requirements.