Car icon Sample License Plates

Samples of Nebraska passenger license plates are available. A Sample passenger plate displays the design of the plate that is currently in issuance and has the word “SAMPLE” inscribed on it.  Specialty and Organizational plates are not available in "SAMPLE" format at this time.

The fee is $5.00 per plate for requests to be mailed anywhere in the United States and $10.00 per plate if the plate is to be mailed outside of the United States. All fees must be in United States currency. We are unable to accept payment by credit card at this time.

Nebraska license plate with "SAMPLE" on it

To purchase a Sample plate please submit a written request along with the appropriate fee to:

Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles
Sample License Plate
PO Box 94789
Lincoln, NE 68509-4789


Questions regarding Sample Plates may be addressed by email or by phone at (402) 471-3918.