Multi-Purpose Vehicles

Multi-Purpose Vehicles (MPV)

Examples of MPV's include: 4-Wheelers, Mules, Rangers, golf carts, etc.

Beginning January 1, 2008, all MPV owners will be required to obtain a title for that vehicle. Registration (plates) will not be required unless the vehicle is operated on the streets or highways.

Multipurpose Vehicle Information

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Multipurpose vehicle means a motor vehicle that is:

  1. Designed to travel on at least 4 wheels in contact with the ground

  2. Has an unladen (empty) weight of at least 300 pounds but less than 3,000 pounds

  3. Has a permanent upright seat or saddle for the driver which is mounted at least 24 inches from the ground

  4. Has an identifying number as defined by W.S. 31-1-101(a)(ix)

Multipurpose vehicles may be operated on public streets or highways, subject to the following provisions:

  1. Multipurpose vehicles shall not be operated on interstate highways.

  2. If a multipurpose vehicle is incapable of achieving the maximum speed allowed on the specific highway, it shall be operated on the extreme right hand edge of the roadway and shall be equipped with either a reflectorized flag or a slow moving vehicle emblem.

Customers can obtain the checklist to determine if their vehicle is a MPV and if their MPV fits the requirements to operate on public roads.

Customers can also read the MPV FAQ page if they have further questions regarding Multi-Purpose Vehicles.

If you wish to order an ORV permit, you may do so through the Wyoming State Park's website at: Online ORV Permits

Contact Information for the Platte County Treasurer's Office - Phone: (307) 322-2092   Fax:(307) 322-1340    Email: krietz@plattecountywyoming.com

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