Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of State Police
Department of State Police
Standards and Specifications for the Stickers or Decals Used By Cities, Counties and Towns in Lieu of License Plates [19 VAC 30 ‑ 40]
Stickers or Decals Used By Cities, Counties and Towns - Summer 2018 Amendments
Action 5097
General Information
Action Summary This administrative regulation establishes the specifications related to the size and location in which required stickers are to be placed on the windshields of motor vehicles. The stickers referred to in this section are those required by counties, cities, and towns in lieu of license plates. The 2018 Amendment gives the vehicle owner the option of placing the sticker either behind the rear view mirror or adjacent to the Virginia motor vehicle inspection sticker located in drivers side lower corner of the wind shield.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [005611]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
8349 NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 08/07/2018 before DPB completed its review.
8363 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2019.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Lieutenant Colonel Keenon Hook  / Director, Bureau of Strategic Governance
Address: 7700 Midlothian TPKE
N Chesterfield, VA 23235
Email Address:
Phone: (804)674-2239    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.