Reserve your NC Paddle License Plate Today!
Support paddle sports in North Carolina by purchasing a NC Paddle License Plate
Commonly Asked Questions
Can you put the plate on all vehicles?
Specialized plates may be purchased for automobiles, trailers and trucks with weight up to 26,000 pounds. Unfortunately, because of plate size, they cannot be purchased for motorcycles.
Can I personalize my plate?
Yes you can, but it is not required. There will be four spaces available for personalization. There is an additional $30 charge for personalization. You may request your personalized plate at any time. If you wish to do so with this application, please remit a check for $60 and list your first three choices on the application.
Can I change my mind?
We hope you’ll always want to support paddle sports, but should you change your mind, you may go back to a regular license plate at any time.
How much does it cost each year?
How does purchasing a plate help paddle sports?
Friends of the Hammocks and Bear Island, Inc. will receive $20 per plate as a contribution, which will be used to support its educational, conservation, and other programs in support of paddle sports in North Carolina.