All vehicles registered or housed in Rolling Meadows - including residents and businesses with Palatine mailing addresses - are required to display a current vehicle sticker. Vehicle stickers are renewed during the period of June 1 through June 30 each year and must be displayed by July 1. Residents and businesses are mailed renewal notices June 1st. The vehicle sticker covers the period from July 1 through June 30 of the following year. Please click here for a Vehicle Sticker Application.
A passenger vehicle sticker is $30. Special pricing is available to senior citizens, holders of handicapped license plates, active military personnel, and antique cars. Click schedule of fees for the complete listing.
You may purchase sticker online in June.
Vehicle stickers may be purchased by mailing in the application along with payment, or can be paid for in person at City Hall or by visiting one of the City's authorized business partners. After-hours payments can be dropped off in the white, drop-off box located in the City Hall parking lot. For a vehicle sticker application, please click here.
The Finance Department is located on the 1st floor of the City Hall.
3600 Kirchoff Road
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Phone: (847) 394-8500
Fax: (847) 394-8710
Regular Business Hours:
Monday - Friday - 8:00am - 4:00pm
To update your vehicle records, email us at email@example.com, or call (847) 394-8500. You may also fax over changes to (847) 394-8710.
The normal price for passenger cars is $30.00. If purchased on July 1 and after, the price is $60.00 per passenger vehicle. Please click here for a complete Schedule of Fees for other types of vehicles. A reduced rate is available for senior citizens, disabled residents and active military personnel. After the June 30th deadline, the late fee applies and drivers will be subject to a $100.00 fine for not displaying a valid city sticker.
Vehicle stickers are on sale throughout the year at City Hall. Click here for a list of authorized business partners who sell stickers. To update your vehicle records, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (847) 394-8500. You may also fax over changes to (847) 394-8710.
A transfer sticker must be purchased when one vehicle is sold and another vehicle is purchased. A transfer sticker may be obtained in person at City Hall and the cost is $10.00 for the new vehicle sticker. Please click here for a Vehicle Sticker Application.
New residents must purchase vehicle stickers within 60 days of moving into Rolling Meadows or Palatine without incurring a late fee penalty. A copy of a lease agreement or closing papers must be presented to show proof and date of residency. Click here for a Vehicle Sticker Application. Mail it back to the address provided on the form with a copy of proof and date of residency. The City will not return documents to residents.
You have 60 days from the date of the vehicle purchase to purchase a vehicle sticker without incurring a late fee penalty. Click here for a Vehicle Sticker Application. Mail it back to the address provided on the form with a copy of your proof of vehicle purchase. The City will not return documents to residents.