Secretary of State
This webpage explains what you need to do to replace a lost vehicle registration or license plate tab. Also included is information about replacing a moped, snowmobile and watercraft registration.
To obtain a replacement registration or tab:
If you believe your registration or tab was stolen, contact law enforcement.
A replacement license plate tab can be ordered online or at a branch office.
Watercraft, snowmobiles and mopeds
Duplicate watercraft, snowmobile and moped registrations can be ordered online or at a branch office.
To request a duplicate registration or replace a tab online, you will need to follow the prompts and create an account with a user ID and password.
If you visit a branch to replace the registration, you will need:
Replacement watercraft, snowmobile and moped decals must be purchased at a Secretary of State branch office. If you visit a branch to replace the decal, you will need:
This transaction isn't currently offered by appointment.
(Tabs being returned to a branch office because they are defective are replaced at no charge.)