Proof of Florida insurance must be submitted when:

  • Originally purchasing a Florida plate
  • Renewing your existing Florida plate
  • Transferring and renewing your existing Florida plate

The proof of insurance may be:

  • Original
  • Copy
  • Electronic

Insurance can be in the form of:

  • Insurance card
  • Binder
  • Policy
  • Certificate of insurance.

The proof must include a complete description of the vehicle and the type of coverage along with policy effective dates.

Additional proof of insurance is required for commercial vehicles with a Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) of 26,001 lbs. or more. 

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