To purchase your new plates by mail, follow these steps:


  • Print the Emblem Use Authorization Statement (EUAS) and complete the Applicant Information section only. (Click here for form.) Do not sign or date the form.

  • Mail the EUAS with your check for $25 (one year plate) or $50 (two year plates) to MoSHA, PO Box 21626, St Louis, MO 63109-0626.  (An additional donation amount may also be included in your check.) 

  • MoSHA will sign and authorize the EUAS and return it to you by mail with an instruction letter.  Allow sufficient time for mail and return mail; we suggest at least ten business days.

  • Pet Friendly plates must be personalized. Our plates cannot be reserved on-line, but you can check availability by clicking this link.

  • When you receive the EUAS from MoSHA, print Department of Revenue Form 1716 (Click here for form), Fill out the form. Submit it to Jefferson City with a copy of your paid EUAS and the DOR’s $15.00 fee.

  • (Form 1716 and the associated fee are only required when you first request the plates.)

  • The DOR will notify you when your plates are ready.

  • Take the EUAS and other vehicle registration paperwork to your license office.