Silver Star Plate


Silver Star plates are issued to veterans who have been awarded a Silver Star medal. A Silver Star recipient must prove that s/he has been awarded the Silver Star medal in order to receive these plates.

Silver Star recipients are eligible for one (1) set of plates for each Silver Star medal received.

Silver Star Plate

Procedure to Obtain Silver Star Plates:

An Application for Veteran's Plates must be completed. Along with this completed application, you must submit a photocopy of one of the following documents to the Special Plates Department of the RMV:

  • Honorable Discharge, DD-214, Release from Active Duty paperwork, or
  • Statement of Service from the United States Veterans' Administration
Mail the completed Application for Veterans' Plates and verification listed above to:
Registry of Motor Vehicles
Attn: Special Plates
PO Box 55895
Boston, MA 02205-5895

Once eligibility is verified, customers will receive their veteran license plates and registration via U.S. Mail.


There is no fee for the issuance or the renewal of the Silver Star plates.

Renewal Cycle:

These plates must be renewed every two (2) years.

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