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Vehicle Registration Renewal Fees in Illinois

To renew your vehicle registration in Illinois, you will need to pay the registration fee, an emissions testing fee (if applicable), an additional processing fee and, if you choose to renew through our site, our agency fee. The fees are broken down as follows:

1- Vehicle Registration Fee

The fee to renew your vehicle registration is between $151 and $164, depending on the type of license plate on your vehicle. The renewal fee for regular plates is $151. The fee for personalized plates is $158, and the fee for vanity plates is $164.

2- Emissions Testing Fee

Illinois requires emissions testing for passenger vehicles in certain ZIP codes. These tests are valid for two years and typically cost around $20. If your vehicle fails the test, you may be required to make certain updates and repairs.

3- Additional Fee

The state of Illinois charges a small payment processor fee for all credit card payments for each transaction.

4- Third-Party Agency Fee:

This site charges an agency fee of $39.99 to process your online transaction with the state on your behalf. This fee is not required and will not be assessed if you choose to renew your vehicle through the official state portal. There are valuable benefits associated with this fee, including bonus coupons, accessible email support, error-free processing, and much more. We also guarantee your satisfaction, so if you have any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact us.

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