Disabled Driver Plates

 

AUTHORITY:
Tenn. Code Ann. Sections 55-4-203(a)(4). 55-4-204(a)(3), 55-4-209 and 55-21-103, 55-21-10455-21-105 and 55-21-112, Public Chapter 112 (2019)

Public Chapter 761 (2022)

Public Chapter 52 (2023)

 

 

 

PLATE NAME

CLASS CODE/ISSUE YEAR

Disabled Driver (With Fee)

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1010/2023

Disabled Driver (Free Confined To Wheelchair)

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1011/2023

Disabled Driver Personalized (With Fee)

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2005/2023

Disabled Driver Personalized (Free Confined To Wheelchair)

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2007/2023

Motorcycle Disabled (With Fee)

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5108/2001

Motorcycle Disabled (No Charge)

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5109/2001

Hearing Impaired

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1012/2022

 

WHO IS ELIGIBLE:            

Owners or lessees of passenger motor vehicles who are residents of the State of Tennessee who are permanently or temporarily

  • confined to a wheelchair, or
  • able to walk only with difficulty or uncertainty or
  • with vision of not more than 20/200 with corrective lenses. 

NOTES:

  • Disabled drivers may apply for license plates and/or placards 
  • Disabled passengers may apply for placards only.
  • Any owner or lessee of a motor vehicle who is the parent or legal guardian of a person who is permanently and totally confined to a wheelchair shall be provided one free license plate. 
  • If not permanently and totally confined to a wheelchair may be issued one plate (registration) upon payment of applicable fees. 
  • Persons with a temporary disabling condition lasting a maximum of six months,  temporary placards are also available and may be re-issued once
  • Applicants must provide proof of permanent or temporary disability, for complete instructions see page 2 of the Application For Disabled Person License Plate and/or Placard
  • The Application must be completed in its entirety, including the certified statement from a physician, licensed physical therapist, licensed chiropractic physician,  or  Christian Science practitioner.

PERSONALIZATION:  Maximum characters available to personalize: 6

To personalize a plate, the applicant must complete the Online Application for Tennessee Personalized License Plate.  

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

NUMBER TO BE ISSUED FREE PER REGISTRANT one
NUMBER TO BE ISSUED WITH FEE PER REGISTRANT unlimited
VEHICLE MUST BE REGISTERED BY APPLICANT
VEHICLE CLASS PASSENGER, MOTORCYCLE
OWNER/LEASED OWNER OR LESSEE

 

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