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FEES

Please note that PennDOT's Driver License Centers only take checks or money orders. No cash or credit cards are accepted at these locations. PennDOT will charge a fee of $58.00 or more for each check returned as uncollectible.
 

MOTOR VEHICLE SERVICES FEES

AMOUNT

Passenger Vehicle Registration :
$36.00
Truck Registration (Fees vary by weight - Refer to Form MV-70S):
Motor Buses/Limousines (Fees vary by seating capacity - Refer to Form MV-70S):
Motorcycle Registration:
$18.00
Duplicate Registration Card (at time of renewal):
$2.00
Duplicate Registration Card (at time of initial registration or transfer or replacement of registration plate):
$2.00
Duplicate Registration Card (at any time other than identified above):
$6.00
Replacement of Registration Plate:
$11.00
Duplicate Cab Card (at time of renewal):
$2.00
Duplicate Cab Cards (at time of initial registration or transfer or replacement of registration plate):
$2.00
Duplicate Cab Card (at any time other than identified above):
$6.00
Application for Retired Persons Vehicle Registration:
$10.00
Vehicle Registration Change of Address:
No Fee

You may be eligible to renew your vehicle for either a one-year or two-year registration period.  Both registration periods and the required fees are provided on the registration renewal form or Form MV-70S, “Bureau of Motor Vehicles Schedule of Fees.”  NOTE:  If the fee listed in the “2-yr. fee” block on your registration renewal form, is “N/A,” your vehicle type is not eligible to renew for a two-year period.

NOTE: Registration fees include the cost of a standard registration plate for first time issuance. Additional fees
apply for specialty registration plates.  Refer to Form MV-70S, “Bureau of Motor Vehicle Fees,” for additional
fee information. 

REGULAR DRIVER'S LICENSE SERVICES FEES

AMOUNT

Initial Permit and Four-Year License :
$35.50
Initial Permit and Two-Year License (age 65+) :
$25.00
Initial Motorcycle Permit and Four-Year License :
$45.50
Initial Motorcycle Permit and Two-Year License (age 65+) :
$35.00
Initial Class M Permit, Initial Permit, 4-Year License :
$50.50
Adding or Extending Class A, B or C Permit :
$5.00
Adding or Extending Motorcycle Permit :
$10.00
Four-Year License Renewal :
$30.50
Four-Year License Renewal with Motorcycle :
$50.50
Two-Year License Renewal (age 65+) :
$20.00
Two-Year License Renewal with Motorcycle (age 65+) :
$30.00
Identification Card (initial) :
$29.50
Identification Card (renewal) :
$29.50
Identification Card (replacement) :
$28.50
Probationary License (PL) (Initial):
$124.75
Probationary License Renewal :
$89.75
Occupational Limited License (OLL) :
$65.00
Occupational Limited License Extension :
$28.50
Occupational Limited License Extension with Motorcycle :
$33.50
Duplicate Camera Card (License or I.D.) :
$5.00
Duplicate Camera Card with Motorcycle :
$10.00
Duplicate License :
$28.50
Duplicate License with Motorcycle :
$33.50
Non-Commercial Driver's License Change of Address:
No Fee
Photo ID Change of Address:
No Fee
 
 

OUT-OF-STATE LICENSES

AMOUNT

Out-of-State New Driver 4-Year License :
$30.50
Out-of-State New Driver 2-Year License (age 65+) :
$20.00
Out-of-State New Driver 4-Year License with Motorcycle :
$35.50
Out-of-State New Driver 2-Year License with Motorcycle (age 65+) :
$25.00
 

COMMERCIAL DRIVER'S LICENSE SERVICES FEES

AMOUNT

Please note: A federal fee of $60.00 will apply to those who request HAZMAT on their driver’s license in addition to the fees listed below.
Initial permits and licensing fees will vary depending on the specifics of the initial product for which you are applying.
Four-Year License Renewal :
$90.50
Four-Year License Renewal with Hazmat :
$105.50
Four-Year License Renewal with Motorcycle :
$110.50
Four-Year License Renewal with Hazmat and Motorcycle :
$125.50
Two-Year License Renewal (age 65+) :
$50.00
Two-Year License Renewal with Hazmat (age 65+) :
$65.00
Two-Year License Renewal with Motorcycle (age 65+) :
$60.00
Two-Year License Renewal with Hazmat and Motorcycle (age 65+) :
$75.00
Change (including a change of address) or Replacement of License :
$28.50
Change or Replacement of License with Motorcycle :
$33.50
Duplicate Camera Card :
$5.00
Duplicate Camera Card with Motorcycle :
$10.00
 

COMMERCIAL OUT-OF-STATE DRIVER’S LICENSE FEES

AMOUNT

Out-of-State New Driver 4-Year License :
$90.50
Out-of-State New Driver 2-Year License (age 65+) :
$50.00
Out-of-State New Driver 4-Year License with Motorcycle :
$95.50
Out-of-State New Driver 2-Year License with Motorcycle (age 65+) :
$55.00
Out-of-State New Driver 4-Year License w/Hazmat :
$105.50
Out-of-State New Driver 2-Year License w/Hazmat (age 65+) :
$65.00
Out-of-State New Driver 4-Year License w/Hazmat and Motorcycle :
$110.50
Out-of-State New Driver 2-Year License w/Hazmat and Motorcycle (age 65+) :
$70.00
 
 

UPGRADE FROM NON-COMMERCIAL TO COMMERCIAL

AMOUNT

7 to 12 Months Prior to License Expiration :
$29.50
13 to 24 Months Prior to License Expiration :
$44.50
25 to 36 Months Prior to License Expiration :
$59.50
37 to 48 Months Prior to License Expiration :
$74.50
(One permit, with photo fee included. Additional fees may apply for Hazmat, Motorcycle or additional permits)


UPGRADING EXISTING CDL PRIVILEGES


AMOUNT

Upgrading Commercial Class or Endorsement :
$14.50
Removing Commercial Restrictions :
$14.50
Upgrading to Transport Hazardous Materials (Hazmat) :
$29.50
 

CERTIFICATE OF TITLE AND LIEN FEES

AMOUNT

Original Title Issuance :
$51.00
Duplicate Title by Owner :
$51.00
Duplicate Title by Lienholder :
$51.00
Duplicate Title by a Registered Dealer :
$51.00
Record a Lien - Title to Be Issued :
$75.00
Renew a Lien - Title Not to Be Issued :
$24.00
Renew a Lien - Title to Be Issued :
$75.00
Satisfy a Lien - Title to Be Issued :
$51.00
Lienholder’s Change / Correction of Name - Title to Be Issued :
$51.00
Lienholder’s Change of Address Only - Title to Be Issued - Title attached :
$51.00
Lienholder’s Change of Address Only - No Title to Be Issued 
(Title not required to be submitted) :
None
 
 
CHANGE OF NAME BY OWNER - MARRIAGE/DIVORCE
New Title not Requested :
None
New Title Requested :
$51.00
NOTE: If title is not attached, Form MV-38O or MV-38L is required
 
CHANGE OF NAME BY OWNER - COURT ORDER/OTHER
New Title Requested :
$51.00
NOTE: If title is not attached, Form MV-38O or MV-38L is required
Free Reissuance :
None
NOTE: Original title was lost in the mail and the application is being made within 90 days of the original issuance or replacement.
 

REQUEST FOR DRIVER INFORMATION (HISTORY)

AMOUNT

Basic Information:
$9.00
3-Year Driver Record:
$9.00
10-Year Driver Record:
$9.00
Full Driver History:
$9.00
Certified Driver Record:
$32.00
Copy of Document from File (Microfilm):
$9.00
Certified Copy of Document from File:
$32.00
 

SPECIAL PLATES/PLACARDS

AMOUNT

Personalized Registration Plate (standard issue):
$76.00
Special Organization Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$25.00
Appalachian Trail Conservancy Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$25.00
Preserve Our Heritage Plate (Not yet available for personalization):
$54.00
Wildlife Resource Conservation Fund Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$35.00
Pennsylvania Zoological Fund Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$54.00
Pennsylvania Monuments Fund Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$54.00
Honoring Our Veteran Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$35.00
Share the Road (an additional $100 fee to personalize):    
Vertical Motorcycle Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$40.00
$20.00
In God We Trust Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Permanent, Antique, Classic or Collectible Registration Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$75.00
Steelworker's Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Street Rod Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$51.00
Gold Star Family Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Persons with Disability Placard:
No Fee
Persons with Disability Plate (an additional $50 fee to personalize):
$11.00
Hearing Impaired Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$11.00
Disabled Veteran Plate (an additional $50 fee to personalize):
$11.00
Severely Disabled Veteran Registration Plate (an additional $50 fee to personalize):
$11.00
Severely Disabled Veteran Motorcycle Plate Decal:
No Fee
Ex-Prisoner of War Plate (an additional $50 fee to personalize):
$11.00
Purple Heart Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$11.00
Pearl Harbor Survivor Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Korean War Veteran Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Persian Gulf War Veteran Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
World War II Veteran Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Expeditionary Forces Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Vietnam Conflict Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
U.S. Coast Guard Veteran Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
U.S. Air Force Veteran Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
U.S. Navy Veteran Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
U.S. Army Veteran Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Airborne Unit Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Merchant Marine Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Combat Medical Badge Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Combat Action Badge Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Combat Infantryman Badge Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Combat Action Medal Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
Combat Action Ribbon Plate (an additional $100 fee to personalize):
$20.00
 

MISCELLANEOUS

AMOUNT

Secure Power of Attorney Processing Fee :
$23.00
Organ Donation Awareness Trust Fund (ODTF) :
$1.00
Veterans Trust Fund (VTF) :
$3.00
Plate Transfer Fee :
$9.00
Request for Letter of Clearance Processing Fee :
$8.00
Pennsylvania Driver's License Military Status Endorsement Card Application :
No Fee
 

Viewing and Printing Additional Fee

To view a complete listing of motor vehicle fees for trucks, truck tractors, farm vehicles, trailers, semi-trailers, motor homes, buses, limousines, and other motor vehicle products, download our Schedule of Fees. More information on vehicles that qualify for the reduced Retired Status can also be found on the Schedule of Fees.


ACCEPTABLE FORMS OF PAYMENT

For any transaction taking place at a PennDOT Driver License Center, checks or money orders made payable to PennDOT are the only acceptable forms of payment.

If you are coming to our Riverfront Office Center location in Harrisburg, cash, check and money orders are the only acceptable forms of payment. Please make checks or money orders payable to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Online transactions may be paid for using either a credit card or a debit card. Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover are the only forms of credit or debit cards accepted online.

Any applications requiring a fee and being sent through the mail to PennDOT, must have a check or money order accompanying them. Please have the check or money order made payable to PennDOT.

GETTING A REFUND

To request a refund from PennDOT for any driver license or motor vehicle product, please complete Form MV-700 and mail it to

:

PennDOT Bureau of Motor Vehicles
Riverfront Office Center – Refund Section
P.O. Box 68611
Harrisburg, PA 17106-8611