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Idaho License Plates

The original design of the current base began in 1991, but it has been revised since then, and it is also now flat. While there has not been a general reissue since 1991, Idaho has imposed a mandatory 7 year rolling replacement, so none of the original embossed plates of this design are still in use. Flat plates came into use in early 2008.

County system. Larger counties are on letter series. Flat plates are now appearing in regular passenger series. Registration characters on the new flat plates are now black instead of the original blue used on embossed plates.

Stickers

11 - black on white

12 - black on red

13 - black on blue

14 - black on white

Standard Passenger Plates

Ada (Boise) new

1A EAF1U
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Flat

Andy reports that the FA-FZ series was skipped in Ada Co.

High embossed: 1A US498

Low flat: 1A US522

Alex Iordan - 26 Nov ’22

Adams (Council)

2A 18124
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JSL - 25 Dec ’20

Bannock (Pocatello)

1B D947U
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Flat

Embossed high: 1B N0420

Flat low: 1B N1120

Brian Thayer - 13 Aug ’22

Bear Lake (Paris)

2B 0011U
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Flat

Flat plates in Bear Lake Co. started at 2B 9000, and have progressed to the current high shown, but an earlier block of higher embossed plates was issued between 2B 11000 and approximately 2B 14021.

Johnathan Baker - 17 Mar ’21

Benewah (St. Maries)

3B 2841U
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Chris Melsha - 21 Nov ’22

Bingham (Blackfoot)

4B B034U
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Flat

Embossed high: 4B D5243

Flat low: 4B D6627

Johnathan Baker - 4 Sep ’22

Blaine (Hailey)

5B 3888U
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Flat

Brian Thayer - 19 Aug ’22

Boise (Idaho City)

6B 2132U
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Brian Thayer - 22 Oct ’21

Bonner (Sandpoint)

7B B152U
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Flat

Embossed high: 7B E0309

Flat low: 7B E1851

Chris Melsha - 6 Sep ’22

Bonneville (Idaho Falls) new

8B S110U
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Flat

Embossed high: 8B Y6961

Flat low: 8B Y7154

Michael Smith - 23 Nov ’22

Boundary (Bonners Ferry)

9B 2933U
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Chris Melsha - 20 Sep ’22

Butte (Arco)

10B 444U
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Chris Melsha - 4 Jul ’22

Camas (Fairfield)

1C 0471U
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Brian Thayer - 7 Oct ’22

Canyon (Caldwell)

2C EH25P
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Flat

Embossed high: 2C DL523

Flat low: 2C DT489

JSL - 12 Sep ’22

Caribou (Soda Springs)

3C 0617U
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Heriberto Tapia - 3 Oct ’22

Cassia (Burley)

4C E6322
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An out of sequence plate for Cassia Co. has been reported by Jack McGee. It appears that they are now in the 4C Annnn series, but 4C 9A269 has been issued. Plates in that series should not appear until 4C Z9999 has been reached.

Brian Thayer - 12 Dec ’21

Clark (Dubois)

5C 0004U
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Johnathan Baker - 7 Jun ’21

Clearwater (Orofino)

6C 1605U
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Flat

Flat low: 6C 35249

Kyle Wasson - 8 Oct ’22

Custer (Challis)

7C 1148U
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Johnathan Baker - 8 Jul ’22

Elmore (Mountain Home)

E 8933U
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Brian Thayer - 4 Nov ’22

Franklin (Preston)

1F 1336U
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Flat

Chris Melsha - 20 Sep ’22

Fremont (St. Anthony)

2F 2050U
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- 25 May ’22

Gem (Emmett)

1G 1262U
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Chris Melsha - 16 May ’22

Gooding (Gooding)

2G 2722U
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Chris Melsha - 20 Oct ’22

Idaho (Grangeville)

I 4069U
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Embossed high: I 49099

Flat low: I 50434

Johnathan Baker - 1 Sep ’22

Jefferson (Rigby)

1J 3954U
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Johnathan Baker - 27 Jun ’22

Jerome (Jerome)

2J 4818U
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Kyle Wasson - 27 Oct ’22

Kootenai (Coeur d'Alene)

K FG44U
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Flat

Embossed high: K 408456

Flat low: K 408657

Chris Melsha - 20 Nov ’22

Latah (Moscow)

1L 5220U
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Flat

Embossed high: 1L A1699

Flat low: 1L A 1700

Chris Melsha - 21 Jun ’22

Lemhi (Salmon)

2L 0412U
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- 28 Jul ’22

Lewis (Nez Perce)

3L 18011
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Brett Weisbrot - 5 Nov ’22

Lincoln (Shoshone)

4L 1379U
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JSL - 17 Jun ’22

Madison (Rexburg)

1M A155U
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Kyle Wasson - 25 Oct ’22

Minidoka (Rupert)

2M 1303U
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Brian Thayer - 17 Dec ’21

Nez Perce (Lewiston)

N A519U
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Flat

Kyle Wasson - 7 Oct ’22

Oneida (Malad City)

1O 0140U
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Note: The county prefix is 1 followed by the letter O, not 0 (zero), for Oneida County.

Johnathan Baker - 1 Jul ’21

Owyhee (Murphy)

2O 4212U
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Note: The county prefix is 2 followed by the letter O, not 0 (zero), for Owyhee County.

A possible error in the Owyhee Co. plates is showing up. 2O 4A217 has been spotted. It appears that toward the end of the 40000 block, the letter A was inserted into the second position. More than one plate of this type has been seen. No other counties have had odd jumps like this, so it appears to be a manufacturing error.

Brian Thayer - 16 Sep ’22

Payette (Payette)

1P 3470U
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Brian Thayer - 22 Nov ’21

Power (American Falls)

2P 0520U
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JSL - 26 Sep ’21

Shoshone (Wallace)

S 4578U
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Chris Melsha - 12 Oct ’22

Teton (Driggs)

1T 1626U
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Johnathan Baker - 17 Oct ’21

Twin Falls (Twin Falls)

2T K053U
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Flat

JSL - 8 Jun ’22

Valley (Cascade)

V 2133U
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JSL - 20 Jan ’22

Washington (Weiser)

W 2362U
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Chris Melsha - 9 Jul ’22

Non-passenger Plates

Commercial

KA L349
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Flat

Kyle Wasson - 21 Oct ’22

Exempt

X 5100
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EX sticker in place of usual year sticker.

Other Exempt types:

C 17039: City, County

T 03075: Transportation Dept.

Brian Thayer - 24 May ’22

Fleet new

FL05866
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Kyle Wasson - 25 Nov ’22

Motorcycle

M15 010
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Flat

Johnathan Baker - 25 May ’22

Temporary

CAB177
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Black on white

Bradley Gallagher - 14 Nov ’08

Wheelchair

$DA03VF
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Flat

After DZ 999, the series continued with DAA01.

Don Hanson says it looks like they might be going to just using the prefix DV then letter, number, number. He has seen DV F12 and DV G52.

There have been some inconsistencies with this plate type. Don reports that two different kinds of sequence lately: letter, letter, letter, space, number, number and letter, letter space, letter, number, number.

DAE27 was seen in that configuration, but DA G24 was seen in that configuration.

Kyle Wasson - 21 Jul ’22

Specialty Plates

Centennial

442 BGM
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Embossed high: 347 BCD

Flat low: 391 BCD

Nick Gallegos - 1 Oct ’22

Collegiate

9ML1S
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Flat

All colleges use this sequence that ends with S.

It appears that with the high amount of collegiate plates in circulation, the 9 at the beginning is a constant to avoid clashes with other types, the 9BnnS series seems to have been skipped to avoid a clash with county 9B (Boundary). Also the progression seems to be in the format 9lnnS, 9lnlS, 9llnS, 9lllS. Example 9A01S-9A99S, 9A1AS-9A9ZS, 9AA1S-9AA9S-9AAAS-9AAZS, 9AB1S-9ABZS, etc. then 9C11S...

Nick Gallegos - 1 Oct ’22

National Guard

1985G
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Eric Sivertsen - 8 Jul ’07

Ski

0013RK
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Nick Gallegos - 16 Mar ’22

Wildlife - Bluebird

007331
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Note: The current listing must be a vanity because other spotters have not seen any numbers higher than about 39000.

Kyle Wasson - 25 Oct ’22

Wildlife - Elk

02AWWE
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Originally issued with E suffix, then AE-ZE, then AAE-ZZE, now in the nnlnE format, always ending with E.

Nick Gallegos - 25 Aug ’22

Wildlife - Trout new

027IAD
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Now flat

The D in the last position is constant.

Nick Gallegos - 28 Nov ’22