Frequently Asked Questions
Floridians now have the opportunity to drive cancer research at Moffitt by purchasing a new Florida specialty license plate.
Q. I live in Florida. How do I get the Moffitt specialty plate?
A. You can order your Moffitt specialty license plate online* or visit your local Tax Collector’s office. Let them know you wish to replace your current Florida license plate with a Moffitt specialty license plate.
Q. How much does the Moffitt plate cost?
A. The plate costs just $25 plus applicable county fees per year in addition to the regular issue Florida license plate fee when you renew your tag.
Q. Can I buy the new Moffitt plate before I’m required to renew?
A. Yes. Contact your local Tax Collector’s office for specific fees.
Q. Why do I have to pay extra every year?
A. The purpose of specialty license plates is to raise funds for cancer research. Florida Statutes require an annual fee for the use of special design plates.
Q. What do the proceeds from the Moffitt license plate benefit?
A. 100 percent of the proceeds benefit cancer research directly.
Q. What is my normal registration cost?
A. The base cost for registering a personal vehicle in Florida depends on vehicle type and weight or trailer weights. You can visit your local Tax Collector’s office for more information.
Q. Can I personalize my tag?
A. Yes. You can visit your local Tax Collector’s office for more information.
Q. Can I purchase over the phone?
A. Some Tax Collector’s offices allow you to purchase vouchers over the phone. Call your local office to see if this option is available in your area.
Q. Can I purchase online?
A. Yes. You can order your Florida specialty license plate to support Moffitt online*.
Q. Can I purchase a license plate as a gift?
A. Yes. You can purchase a specialty license plate gift certificate as a gift for a friend or family. The gift certificate must be in the recipient’s name and their name must be on the registration. Gift certificates are not refundable.
* THE ONLINE VENDOR IS PRIVATELY OWNED AND OPERATED. IT PROVIDES A COURIER SERVICE. IT WORKS WITH THE COUNTY TAX COLLECTOR’S OFFICE TO FACILITATE NEW TAG ORDERS. ADDITIONAL PROCESSING FEES ARE INCLUDED TO COVER THE COSTS OF PROCESSING AND DELIVERY.