Who Must Register Their Vehicle:
Non-residents can operate a vehicle for up to six months in the state of Arkansas.
What Documents Do You Need:
Arkansas law requires liability insurance not be less than $25,000 for bodily injury or death of one person, not be less than $50,000 for bodily injury or death of two or more persons and coverage of $25,000 for property damage.
There is a decal fee of $2.50 and you must pay postage on renewals.
If your plate is available, you can fill out the online form and DFA will contact you when your plate is approved.
There are over 100 types of specialty plates in Arkansas. You can see a complete list of plates here: DFA Arkansas. Each plate has teh details on how you qualify and the additional fees.
Plates that anyone can apply for: Most Arkansas Colleges have a plate that anyone can apply for. You can also get plate supporting Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer, Arkansas School for the Death, Arkansas State Parks, Friends of the Animals - NLR, Support our Troops, Support Animal Rescues, Armed Forces, Boy Scouts, Cattlemen's Foundation, Choose Life, Committed to Education, Department of Conservation District, Ducks Unlimited, Arkansas Game and Fish and more.
Plates you must qualify for: Vietnam and WWII vets can apply for a special veteran's plate. There are also specialty plates for congressional medal of honor winners, former POWs, disabled veterans, reserved forces and other military plates.
Specialty vehicles like taxis, ambulances and transporters have heir own plates. Amateur Radio operators, firemen and Freemasons, antique vehicles and more can all apply for a plate as well.
New tags must be applied for at a state revenue office. They are located as follows:
Little Rock Locations
1900 W. Seventh St, 501-682-4692
3 State Police Plaza Drive, 501-682-0410
9108 N. Rodney Parham Road, 501-324-9243
One State Police Plaza, 501-618-8252
North Little Rock Locations
2655-A Pike Ave, 501-324-9246
6929 JFK, Space 22, Indian Hills Shopping Center, 501-835-6904
550 Edgewood Drive Suite 580, 501-851-7688.
4 Crestview Plaza, 501-982-5942