Reduced Registration Fee for Electric Vehicles (EVs) and Fuel-Efficient Vehicles

New EVs are eligible for a reduced vehicle registration fee of $36 for their first two years of registration. Registration fees per weight class will then apply, and EVs may subtract 1,000 pounds from its manufacturer’s shipping weight to determine its registration weight class. For more information, see the District of Columbia Department of Motor Vehicles Vehicle Registration Fees website.

(Reference District of Columbia Code 50-1501.03)

Jurisdiction: District of Columbia

Type: State Incentives

Technologies: Fuel Economy / Efficiency

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