TA Trailer (3,000 pounds or less) License Plates Guide


TA Trailer (3,000 pounds or less) License Plate

A trailer is defined as "Every vehicle without motive power in operation, other than a pole trailer, designed for carrying persons or property and for being drawn by a motor vehicle and so constructed that no part of its weight rests upon the towing vehicle" (625 ILCS 5/1-209). One plate is issued to each trailer. TA trailer license plates have either all numerals or numerals with a two alpha suffix.

Fees

Random License Plates Fees
Newly acquired vehicle/first-time issuance
Weight May 1-July 31 August 1-Oct. 31 Nov. 1-Jan. 31 Feb. 1-April 30
3,000 or less $191
($155 title fee +
$36 registration fee)
$182
($155 title fee +
$27 registration fee)
$173
($155 title fee +
$18 registration fee)
$164
($155 title fee +
$9 registration fee)

Currently titled vehicle/first-time issuance
Weight May 1-July 31 August 1-Oct. 31 Nov. 1-Jan. 31 Feb. 1-April 30
3,000 or less $36 $27 $18 $9

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