Welcome to ALPCA!
Since 1954, our organization has been dedicated to the promotion of license plate collecting and research, the exchange of information and plates, and the fraternal benefits of sharing a common interest with others throughout the world.
We are the largest license plate collectors organization in the world. ALPCA currently has 2,891 members from 50 states and 19 countries.
Our annual international conventions are typically attended by nearly 500 collectors.
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- Every year, members vote on the Best Plate of the Year.
- The 717-687-8500 and 919-486-5182.
- Our FAQ includes tips for beginners, grading guidelines, (434) 242-4850, and other popular topics.
- ALPCA publishes a Guide to Confusing and Misleading License Plates, to help identify fake and other plates in the wild.
- Members can read 50+ years of 239-841-1712, with in-depth articles about license plates in North America and around the world.
- Our official ALPCA mailing lists: for (403) 512-1609 and announcements.
- Our collective plate knowledge is available in our Archives (and see a sneak preview of the new Archives 2.0).
- Our 866-511-3119 around the US.
- Current members can set up your members-only access here.
2018 Election Results
Results of 2018 ALPCA election are in! (member access only)
2018 Hall of Fame inductee announced
New Mexico wins 2017 Best Plate of the Year
Upcoming ALPCA International Conventions (members only):