Transactions for documents mailed and dropped off are being completed as quickly as possible, in the order in which they are received. The average turnaround time is approximately four weeks. The DMV appreciates the public’s patience as it navigates through the COVID-19 pandemic.

Order Replacement Plates
Order Online Here
 
This online service has been provided to customers who need to replace a plate that has been mutilated or damaged.
 
Who may order replacement plates online?
 
Any customer who has a plate that has been mutilated or damaged.  If your plates have been lost or stolen, please report this to your local police department.
 
What to do if your plate is lost or stolen?
  • Obtain a written police report and bring it to your local DMV Hub or Limited Service office along with:
    •     Remaining plate(s), (if any)
    •     Registration Certificate
    •     Connecticut Insurance Card
  • Complete a Lost or Stolen Marker Plate (form E-159).
  • Two off the shelf plates will then be issued.
What it will cost:  
  •  $5 with the police report.
  • Without the police report stating the plate(s) was stolen, the fee for the new plates will be $25. Case numbers will not be accepted in lieu of the police report.            
I want to replace my plates and they are registered under an:

Please be ready to provide the following information to replace plates:

  • First and Last Names,
  • CT Driver License or Non-driver ID Number,
  • Date of Birth,
  • Current License Plate Number,
  • Plate class (i.e. Passenger, Combination, Commercial, etc.)
Payment Options:
You must use a debit or credit card. Discover, MasterCard or Visa accepted.
 
Please be ready to provide the following information to replace plates:
  • Secretary of State Number.
  • Current License Plate Number,
  • Plate class (i.e. Passenger, Combination, Commercial, etc.)
As an organization, if the DMV does not have your Secretary of State Number (SOS#) on file you must first contact the DMV to have this added to your organization customer record prior to conducting an on-line transaction.
 
Payment Options:
You must use a debit or credit card. Discover, MasterCard or Visa accepted.