Secretary of State
If you have a qualifying disability or live with someone who does, you may apply for a disability license plate. A qualifying disability is defined as:
A disability plate doesn't qualify you for free parking. You must have a disability parking placard with a yellow free-parking sticker to park for free. Get more information on placards and disability parking.
Your disability plate expires on your birthday.
A disability plate can be issued to:
Disability plates are also issued to organizations that serve and transport people with disabilities.
Fill out a disability plate application. A physician's statement will be required as part of the application. Mail the completed application to:
Michigan Department of State
Renewal by Mail Unit
Lansing, MI 48918
Branch office appointment:
Bring either your disability plate application or your disability parking placard to a branch office.