All vehicles in the Village of Lansing are required to have a vehicle sticker displayed at all times. Stickers must be displayed on any motor vehicle operated by a Lansing resident on a public street or highway within the Village. Stickers also must be displayed on any motor vehicle that is not in use but is kept or stored within the Village. Leased and company-owned vehicles also are required to have vehicle stickers.
Vehicle stickers are available for purchase the second Monday of May every year and expire on June 30th of each year. They must be purchased and displayed before July 1st. Vehicle renewal licenses purchased between July 1st and July 31st are deemed late and will incur a late payment penalty, requiring a payment of two times (2x) the original fee. Vehicle renewal licenses purchased August 1st or later are deemed substantially late and will incur a late payment penalty, requiring a payment of three times (3x) the original fee.
Residents age 65 as of January 1st of the year for which the annual license is charged shall be entitled to a reduced fee for one senior citizen vehicle sticker per address. Presentation of a current state registration card showing proof of ownership and proof of age is required for new senior applicants.
Disabled and Purple Heart stickers are sold only to qualified residents with state disabled plates on the vehicle. Please bring in your state registration as verification for new applicants.
New residents moving into Lansing or newly purchased vehicles have 30 days to buy their vehicles stickers. Stickers purchased beyond this 30 day period will be charged the late payment rates. Please bring in your bill of sale, closing documents, or signed lease agreement.
A licensee may transfer a sticker from a vehicle to another vehicle in the same year if at least portion of the old sticker indicating the number is presented, or documentation is presented from the sale of the old vehicle and purchase of the new one.
Pre-Printed Applications will be mailed to Lansing residents currently on file for vehicle stickers in the middle of May.
To purchase vehicle stickers you may bring the pre-printed form to the Finance Department's office,
OR you may mail the application back to the Finance Department's office with your payment.
All information requested must be provided.
Your vehicle sticker will then be returned to you by mail.
The address of the Finance Department's office is:
3141 Ridge Rd., Lansing, IL 60438.
License must be purchased for:
* Motor Homes
* Recreation Vehicles
Stickers/Decals must be displayed by July 1st.
The fine for operating a vehicle without having a vehicle sticker shall be not less than $25.00.
Placement of Stickers/Decals:
For All Vehicles* - Lower corner of passenger side window
*Motorcycles - License plate
Make check payable to "Village of Lansing"