Veterans Plates

Veteran plates are available to any person who has honourably: 

  • Served in the Armed Forces of Canada, the Commonwealth, or its wartime allies for a minimum of three (3) years.
  • Served in the Merchant Navy, or Ferry Command during wartime.
  • Performed NATO service of Peacekeeping mission(s) with the Armed Forces of Canada

Veteran plates are non-transferable. 

To apply for a veteran plate, complete this application form and submit with the supporting documentation to your local branch of the Royal Canadian Legion in the NWT. The application will be forwarded to Northwest Territories/Alberta Command for certification, then on to the Department of Transportation's Road Licensing and Safety Headquarters. 

Once approved, the applicant will be notified to to go their local issuing office and complete a Veteran Licence Plate registration, new issue, or exchange transaction.