All vehicles registered in the State of Illinois with a River Forest address must also be registered with the Village through the purchase of a vehicle license sticker.

The costs for these stickers are listed below:

  • Passenger- $45
  • Motorcycle- $25
  • Antique Vehicles (with AV plates)- $25
  • Trucks less than 5,000 pounds- $50
  • Trucks more than 5,000 pounds- $70
  • Recreational Vehicle (RV)- $50
  • Senior Citizen Discount (65 years old, only 1 per household)- $25

The easiest way to purchase a sticker is to click here and renew online using a credit or debit card.

Stickers may also be purchased by mailing in the application form and appropriate payment, by utilzing the drop box outside of Village Hall or in person at Village Hall.

If purchasing in person, the Village Hall is located at 400 Park Avenue. Office hours are Monday 8:00am - 7:00pm and Tuesday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm.  

The following penalties apply if sticker is purchased after July 15th.

  • July 16 to August 14: $10
  • August 15th to October 14th: $15
  • After October 15th: $20

River Forest vehicle stickers must be displayed in the lower right-hand corner of the windshield for all vehicles registered to a River Forest address. Vehicles registered or housed (kept in a garage or rarely driven) within River Forest that do not have a sticker displayed are subject to police citations and fines.

Please call Village Hall at 708-366-8500 if you have any questions or need assistance in purchasing a vehicle sticker.