Freemason license plates

Freemason license plate

The Freemason license plates recognize the Free and Accepted Masons of Wisconsin. The fraternal order that was organized in 1843 and in operation several years before our state was admitted to the Union.

Vehicles that​​ qualify

  • automobiles
  • motor homes (annual registration only)
  • ​​​​​​trucks
    • 4,500, 6,000 or 8,000 pounds gross weight including dual purpose farm and dual purpose ​motor home​ 
    • 12,000 pounds gross weight farm truck 

Things you should know:​

When you request Freemason license plates, you pay

  • $15 issuance fee or an annual $15 personalized plate fee, if requested
  • The regular registration fee for your vehicle if your current plates expire within three months or you have no plates
  • At each plate renewal you will pay the regular registration fee for non-personalized Freemason plates.

For more information, visit personalized and special plates FAQs​.

How to apply:

Local DMV customer service centers do not process Freemason license plate applications, but can issue temporary plates, if needed.

To apply, mail a request for Freemason license plate decals to the address below:

Grand Lodge Free and Accepted Masons of Wisconsin
License Plate Decals
36275 Sunset Drive
Dousman, WI 53118

Telephone: (262) 965-2200

When you receive your plate decals​, send the following items:

  1. If the vehicle you wish to register with Freemason license plates is already titled/registered in your name, send:
    • A copy of your Certificate of Registration or show the complete vehicle description on the Freemason License Plate Information and Application MV2918
    • $15 issuance fee or $15 personalized plate fee
    • The annual registration fee if your current plates expire within the next three months or you have no plates

  2. If the vehicle is not titled/registered in your name, send:
    • A completed Wisconsin Title and License Plates Application MV1, or MV11 for dealer sales, including all fees
    • A completed Freemason License Plate Information and Application MV2918
    • The Certificate of Title assigned to you by the seller​
    • $15 issuance fee or $15 personalized plate fee​
    • ​The annual registration fee if you do not have plates or your current plates expire within the next three months​​
  3. Make the check or money order payable to: Registration Fee Trust.
  4. Mail with payment to:
  5. Wisconsin Department of Transportation
    Special Plates Unit
    P.O. Box 7911
    Madison WI 53707-7911 

Personalized license plates

Personalizing your Freemason license plates is optional. A $15 personalized plate fee is required each year in addition to the ​​​​annual registration fee. On the Freemason License Plate Information and Application MV2918, check which option you would like us to follow if your request is not available. Please allow an additional 4-6 weeks for delivery.

Visit Personalized plate search​ to find out if your choice for a personalized license plate is available. WisDOT may refuse to issue, or may recall after issuance, a request that may be offensive to good taste or decency, misleading or conflicts with any other license plate. For more information, visit personalized and special plates FAQs.

For more information:

​Special Plates Unit
Email Wisconsin DMV email service
Phone (608) 266-3041
Fax (608) 267-5106