All Colorado residents who make a $45 donation to Kroenke Sports Charities will be eligible to purchase Denver Nuggets signature license plate. Kroenke Sports Charities will issue an approval certificate or certificate pin confirming the donation has been received. Standard specialty license plate fees and taxes (annually) as assessed by your county DMV will apply.
Kroenke Sports Charities is the official charity of your Denver Nuggets. Kroenke Sports Charities is a Colorado based 501c3 organization committed to improving the lives of families and children in Colorado. Our strategic community investment is in many forms: support of education, health and youth sports programs, donation of autographed merchandise and tickets, appearances by our players, coaches, alumni and the personal service of our employees. Funds from purchasers of the Special Group license plates will be used to help fund non-profit programs and services in Colorado.
How do I purchase a Denver Nuggets signature license plate?
- Make a one-time $45 donation to Kroenke Sports Charities. To make a donation, please click here.
- Select your method of delivery:
Certificate via U.S. Postal Service
- You will receive a Denver Nuggets license plate approval certificate in the mail via U.S. Postal Service within 4 weeks of purchase.
- Due to COVID-19 concerns, all DMV office locations are currently closed. Once DMV offices re-open, take the Certificate to your local DMV to redeem the Certificate. You will then be placed in the queue to have your Nuggets plates mailed to you. DMV specialty license plate fees apply.
Pin number via email
- You will receive an email from CommunityRelations@TeamKSE.com within 4 weeks of purchase. This email will include a unique pin number which you will then redeem on the DMV's website to receive your plates.
- Your vehicle’s registration cannot be expired to use this method.
- CLICK HERE to visit Colorado Department of Motor Vehicles.
- Certificate via U.S. Postal Service
How do I make a donation to Kroenke Sports Charities?
How much does a Denver Nuggets license plate cost?
A one-time $45 donation to Kroenke Sports Charities along with the standard specialty license plate fees and taxes (annually) as assessed by your county DMV.
How much are the Department of Motor Vehicle fees for specialty license plates?
Please contact your local County Motor Vehicle Office for details and information on fees.
Is my donation tax-deductible?
Yes, Kroenke Sports Charities will provide a donation receipt for your one-time $45 donation to Kroenke Sports Charities.
What percentage of my donation will go to Kroenke Sports Charities?
100% of your donation will support Kroenke Sports Charities.
Can I bring my donation directly to Ball Arena?
No, due to the high demand for Denver Nuggets plates, please allow up to 4 weeks for processing your application and donation.
Can I take my application and donation to the Department of Motor Vehicles?
No, the DMV cannot accept the donation to Kroenke Sports Charities.
Can I purchase a Denver Nuggets license plate if I don't have an approval certificate?
No, the DMV will not issue Denver Nuggets license plates to anyone without a Denver Nuggets approval certificate or pin.
Do I have to wait until my current vehicle registration is expired to purchase a Denver Nuggets license plate?
No, you may replace your license plate at any time.
My current vehicle registration expires in a week, what can I do?
First, renew your vehicle's registration with the DMV. Once you receive your Nuggets license plate approval certificate or pin you can use it to replace your standard plates with the Nuggets plates.
Do I need to make a $45 donation every year when I pay my vehicle registration taxes and fees?
No, it is a onetime donation. DMV specialty license plate fees apply annually.
Does making a $45 donation to Kroenke Sports Charities guarantee that I will get a Denver Nuggets license plate?
Yes, because Denver Nuggets license plates are issued via the State's "Print-on-Demand" program. License plate orders are generated by transactions performed in county Motor Vehicle offices and online, and are manufactured and mailed to customer(s) on demand.
If I want to have Denver Nuggets license plates on more than one vehicle do I need to complete more than one application?
Yes, you will need to complete an application and make a $45 donation for each set of license plates you purchase. One set of plates per vehicle consists of (1) front plate and (1) rear plate.
If I want to purchase a Denver Nuggets license plate for someone else could the approval certificate be sent to a different name and address than on the vehicle registration?
Yes! The information entered on the approval certificate or electronic just has to match the name(s) on the title of the vehicle of the person you are gifting it to. When you make your purchase online, be sure to enter the info of the person who you are gifting it to.
Can I purchase a Denver Nuggets license plate for a motorcycle, truck or a motor home?
Yes, Denver Nuggets license plates are available for motorcycles, trucks and motor homes.
Can I get a Denver Nuggets license plate for a commercial vehicle?
No, per Colorado statue signature license plates are not allowed on commercial vehicles.
Can I get a Denver Nuggets license plate for a registered trailer?
No, Denver Nuggets license plates cannot be placed on registered trailers.
If I want to purchase a Denver Nuggets license plate may I keep my existing license plate numbers and letters?
Yes, if the vehicle is currently registered with personalized license plates and you want to keep the personalized configuration. Otherwise - no, a new standard configuration license plate serial number will be issued and assigned to the vehicle registration record.
Why does the Denver Nuggets logo not appear on a personalized license plate?
Per Colorado State Law logos cannot appear on personalized license plates.
If I currently own a personalized license plate and now wish to purchase a Denver Nuggets license plate may I transfer my personalized plate information onto the Denver Nuggets license plate?
If you have a current issued personalized plate and want to convert it to a Denver Nuggets license plate you will need to reapply and request the transfer of the personalization and pay all the necessary DMV taxes and fees. Please contact your local DMV for more information.
I currently have Handicap Plates on my vehicle. Am I able to keep my handicap plates and still have a Denver Nuggets license plate?
No, you will not be able to keep the Handicap plates on the vehicle that you put on the Denver Nuggets license plate. You can have the Handicap plate alone or the Denver Nuggets license plate with Handicap Placards. Contact your DMV for assistance and the application for Handicap Placards.
If I live out of state may I purchase a Denver Nuggets license plate?
No, Denver Nuggets license plates are only available to Colorado residents. For dual or part-time Colorado residence, where a vehicle is titled in another state, but is desired to be registered in Colorado, a person will be able to request Denver Nuggets plates with an approval certificate (or PIN).
I have a license plate collection. May I get a sample of the Denver Nuggets license plate to add to my collection?
No, unfortunately the DMV cannot issue sample license plates.
For other questions please contact us at CommunityRelations@TeamKSE.com.