Specialty License Plate
Since 1996 the HEAT and the Florida Sports Foundation have been partnered together in support of Florida’s youth and sports. The proceeds from the annual sale and renewal of the Miami HEAT license plate benefit the Miami HEAT Charitable Fund and the Florida Sports Foundation Major & Regional Grant Program.
Order Your Plate
Order your Miami Heat Specialty plate online now, fill out the order form to start your order.
If you are ordering online, you will be contacted by a representative from the Indian River County Tax Collector’s Office to process your order within one business day.
- If you are within your renewal period (within 3 months of your plate expiration): New plate fee of $58.00 PLUS your annual registration fee.
- If you are NOT within your renewal period: Replacement license plate fee of $69.60 (When you are not within your renewal period you cannot update your registration; therefore, there is not an additional registration fee added) .
Personalized plates are available for an additional fee. If you are interested in purchasing a personalized plate, a representative from the Indian River County Tax Collector’s office will further assist and provide the necessary paperwork. Check availability of your personalized plate.
A portion of the specialty license plate fee goes to the Florida Sports Foundation to provide funding for the Grant Programs that assist the statewide sports commissions in hosting sporting events throughout the state.
A portion of the specialty license plate fee goes to the Miami HEAT Charitable Fund. Established in 1997, the Miami HEAT Charitable Fund supports programs for the betterment of at-risk families in South Florida. Beneficiaries include SafeSpace, a domestic violence shelter for women and children, the Jackson Memorial Foundation’s Guardian Angels and Holtz Children’s Hospital, and the Miami Coalition for a Safe and Drug-Free Community.The Miami HEAT Charitable Fund also provides educational scholarships for high school seniors and partners with inner-city elementary schools to fund the HEAT Academy, which provides after-school tutoring and mentoring programs. Through these initiatives, the Miami HEAT Charitable Fund continues to inspire the youth of South Florida to envision their dreams and achieve their goals.