Bronze Star plates are issued to veterans who have been awarded a Bronze Star medal. A Bronze Star recipient must prove that s/he has been awarded the Bronze Star medal in order to receive these plates.

Bronze Star recipients are eligible for one (1) set of plates for each Bronze Star medal received.

Bronze Star Plate

Procedure to Obtain Bronze Star Plates:

An Application for Veteran's Plates must be completed. Along with this completed application, you must submit a photocopy of one of the following documents to the Special Plates Department of the RMV:

  • Honorable Discharge, DD-214, Release from Active Duty paperwork, or
  • Statement of Service from the United States Veterans' Administration

Mail the completed Application for Veteran's Plates and verification listed above to:

Registry of Motor Vehicles
Attn: Special Plates
PO Box 55895
Boston, MA 02205-5895

Once eligibility is verified, customers will receive their veteran license plates and registration via U.S. Mail.


There is no fee for the issuance or the renewal of the Bronze Star plates.

Renewal Cycle:

These plates must be renewed every two (2) years.

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