THE ODNR PLATE COLLECTION
Show your interests when you select from our special collection of conservation license plates. Each style costs $25 above the regular fee; of that amount, $15 goes directly to designated conservation programs.
Sportsman's Plates - Smallmouth Bass, White-tailed Deer, Wild Turkey
Proceeds support Wildlife programs, such as state fish hatcheries, land acquisition for habitat conservation, youth education programs, and outdoor skills education.
Conservation Plates - Red Cardinal, Bald Eagle
Proceeds benefit the Wildlife Diversity Fund that helps restoration efforts for bald eagles, Karner blue butterflies, trumpeter swans, peregrine falcons, native brook trout, snowshoe hares, freshwater mussels, and more.
Ohio Scenic River Plate - Brook trout leaping from Stream and Great Blue Heron
Proceeds support projects that help preserve and protect Ohio's remaining high-quality streams, including land acquisition and the Stream Quality Monitoring Project.
Ohio State Parks - Nature Programs
Proceeds support Ohio State Parks nature programs, such as nature hikes, youth fishing clinics, supplies and equipment for environmental education programs in the parks, and more.
Natural Areas & Preserves - Nature Programs
Proceeds support Ohio Natural Areas & Preserves.
Ohio Forestry - Smokey Bear
Proceeds benefit wild fire prevention and education.
Protect the Lake - Marblehead Lighthouse
Proceeds benefit the Ohio Lake Erie Protection Fund and supports research, studies of native and non-native mussels, surveys of critical habitats for young fish stocks, and more.
Ohio Geology - Ohio Rocks!
Ohioans can support Earth science research in the state by purchasing a new "Ohio Rocks!" license plate. Proceeds from the sale of Ohio Rocks! license plates will benefit a new earth science education and outreach fund, which will award a number of grants to earth science students at Ohio colleges and universities each year for research on the geology of Ohio. Learn more at the Ohio Geological Survey website.
Ordering is Simple
Follow the links here or go to OPLATES.com or print an application
Call the BMV toll-free at 1-800-589-TAGS or stop at any deputy registrar’s office.