DOVER — The Delaware Division of Motor Vehicles announces its annual low-digit tag release begins on Monday, Nov. 14.
The release this year will be held as a lottery for those interested in obtaining one of the available plates.
Starting on Monday, Nov. 14 through Thursday, Dec. 1 the DMV will randomly select a set number of winners for 12 days as part of “12 Days of PLATE-mas.”
There will be no drawings on weekends or on Nov. 24 or Nov. 25. The final drawing will be held on Dec. 1.
Anyone interested in joining the lottery to win a low-digit tag during the “12 Days of PLATE-mas” release must register in advance. Registration begins at 8 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 31 and will continue every day through Sunday, Nov. 13.
Individuals may register only once per driver license or identification card.
To register visit dmv.de.gov/taglottery. Registration is required to be entered into the drawing but does not guarantee a registrant a low-digit tag.
During the registration process, the type of tag being sought must be selected from the following categories: PV - 5 Digit - Numbers Only (under 10,000 lbs. registered vehicle weight), T - Trailer (regular trailers – utility, flat-bed, or non-camping trailers), PC - Passenger Car (under 10,000 lbs. registered vehicle weight), C – Commercial, RT - Recreational Trailer (camping trailers 5,000 lbs. and over, not regular trailers - see above), and MC - Motorcycle (above 55cc's)
For those interested in receiving a five-digit, numbers-only tag and the vehicle is under 10,000 lbs., please select tag type PV.
All winners will receive an e-mail confirming they were selected to receive an available low-digit tag. The e-mail will include further instructions. Additionally, daily winning lottery codes will be posted at dmv.de.gov/taglottery and will be accessible from our social media sites: facebook.com/DMVDelaware and DelawareDMV on Instagram and Twitter.