Lost Plate or Decal

What you will need:

  1. Original Certificate of Registration. (Photocopies are not acceptable.)
  2. Proof of current Kentucky liability insurance
  3. A completed Affidavit for Replacement (TC96-167) must be signed by the registered owner of the vehicle (See Example for lost decal) (See Example for lost plate). If the vehicle is owned by a company, an officer or agent of the company must sign for the replacement.
  4. The owner's signature must be notarized. Picture identification is required to have documents notarized in our office.


$6.00 - Affidavit notarized out of our office
$9.00 - Affidavit notarized by the County Clerk's office

To process by mail, send to:

Fayette County Clerk
162 East Main Street
Lexington, KY 40507

The new registration, plate and/or decal will be mailed to the registered owner within 3-4 business days.

Acceptable Methods of Payment