"The Beef State" License Plate
Please mail your completed application and $70 (make checks payable to Nebraska Cattlemen) to Nebraska Cattlemen, Inc., 1010 Lincoln Mall, Suite 101, Lincoln, NE 68508-2833.
MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
HOW DOES IT WORK TO GET “BEEF STATE’ license plates?
In order for the new plates to be produced, state law requires three things must happen.
1.) a qualified non-profit (NC FOUNDATION in this case) must apply,
2.) the non-profit must be approved by NE DMV,
3.) 500 applicants must be submitted by the approved non-profit organization, along with one check for the initial fees.
CAN I PERSONALIZE “BEEF STATE” license plates?
CAN I USE my current license plate number on “BEEF STATE” license plates?
WHAT VEHICLES ARE ELIGIBLE FOR “BEEF STATE” license plates?
All vehicles are eligible except those registered for inter-state trucking businesses.
WHAT DOES IT COST FOR “BEEF STATE” license plates?
The ANNUAL fee is $70 in addition to regular car registration fees and taxes. The funds generated from the sale goes back to the State of Nebraska, $10.50 to the DMV Cash Fund and $59.50 to the Nebraska Highway Trust.
WHEN DO I GET THE “BEEF STATE” license plates?
It depends on how long it takes to acquire the initial 500 applications. Once the initial 500 applications are submitted, along with the $70 fee set by state statute, the DMV will enter all the applications into the state system and create the plates. A letter will go out to each individual advising the applicant advising them when their plate will be available for pick up at the county treasurer’s office.