Wisconsin Department of Transportation

Alert: The following services will be unavailable on Saturday, January 5, 2013 from 12 a.m. (midnight) to 6 a.m. CST due to system maintenance.

License plate search

The license plate search application will display the registration expiration date, vehicle year, vehicle make and the renewal reference number (RRN, used for online renewals).

Tips for using the license plate search application:

  • Do not use the letter "O" when entering in a plate number; use the number "0."
  • Do not use spaces or hyphens when entering the license plate number.

: This WisDOT application is not a secure website. Personal information such as names, address, social security numbers, date of birth, etc., will not be displayed.

License plate look-up

Questions? Contact us: Wisconsin DMV email service
Call: (608) 266-1466

Last modified: October 14, 2014

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