|The St. Johns River Specialty License Plate is a great way to show your support for preserving, protecting, restoring and celebrating Florida's American Heritage River. The tax-deductible $25 fee is passed along to the St. Johns River Alliance for its programs.|
Special Promotions Now in Effect!!
Photo by Will Dickey
|Several lucky people will win a gift card from area outfitters and guides such as Black Creek, Adventures in Florida and others. All you have to do is purchase or renew a St. Johns River license plate by January 3! Many thanks to to the outfitters and guides for their donations. The drawing will be held on Monday, January 6. You must send a copy of your registration to SJRA to be entered in the drawing.|
In addition, SJRA will refund the $25 fee for purchases of a new St. Johns River license plate. (Sorry, renewals are not eligible for the rebate.)
The St. Johns River Specialty License Plate was signed into law on October 1, 2010. Sales began in December 2010.
How Funds Will be Used
Each St. Johns River License Plate sold will generate funds that will be utilized in the following distribution:
50% Community outreach and access programs
30% Competitive grant program for community-based (or county-based) research projects
10% Promotion/marketing of the license plate
10% Administrative costs associated with the above activities
This distribution system is set in Florida Statutes and is audited on a regular basis.
How to Purchase
The St. Johns River License Plate is available for purchase at your local tax collector's office (click here for locations).
As an alternative, you can order your tag online by clicking here.
A specialty license plate gift certificate is a great gift for birthdays (when registrations and tags must be renewed) and for the holidays. For more information on Florida's Specialty License Plate Gift Certificate program, please visit the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles site here.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I get my specialty plate personalized?
Yes, you can order a personalized specialty plate by completing the application on the FL DHSMV website.
Can I make a donation to the St. Johns River Alliance without purchasing a specialty plate?
Absolutely. All contributions are appreciated, and, of course, tax deductible. Your tax advisor can provide more information on any possible restrictions. You can make a donation by clicking here.
What is the St. Johns River Alliance Partners program?
The St. Johns River Alliance Partners program has been set up to encourage businesses and civic organizations to promote the St. Johns River license plate tag to employees, customers or members with competitions, discounts, or other incentives.
How can I get my company or organization involved in the Partners program?
St John's Interactive River MapClick Here To View Map
St John's River Alliance
2029 North 3rd Street
Jacksonville Beach, Florida 32250
(904) 247-1972 x 414