Cave License Plate

Missouri "The Cave State" License Plate

When you buy "The Cave State" license plate, you are proudly supporting the Missouri Caves & Karst Conservancy (MCKC) and the Missouri Caves Association (MCA).  Funds collected from the plates are used to promote Missouri as "The Cave State," enhance educational programs and support cave conservation programs.

How to Get Your Missouri Specialty License Plate

Make a $25 minimum contribution ($50 for 2-year plates) to the Missouri Caves & Karst Conservancy. Funds collected will be divided equally between MCKC and MCA to support their respective projects.

1. Send your contribution check or money order made payable to: MCKC. Be sure to include your your name, mailing address, email address and phone number. Mail your check to:

MCKC - Cave License Plate
P. O. Box 190456
St. Louis, MO 63119

2. MCKC will mail you an Emblem Use Authorization form, which is proof of contribution to the MCKC/MCA and is required at the time you submit your license plate application. If you have questions after mailing your contribution, or about license renewals, you may This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Alicia Lewis.

3. You can get a Missouri License Application for a specialty plate at any License Bureau office.

4.. Take your Emblem Use Authorization form and completed license application to a License Bureau office. The State will process your application and send your new Cave State plates.

All Missouri "The Cave State" license plates are categorized as personalized plates and all Department of Revenue fees apply.

Visit the Missouri Department of Revenue for more details about Personalized & Specialty License Plates and fees.