Automobile License Plate Collectors Association
Since 1954, ALPCA has promoted license plate collecting and research, the exchange of information and plates, and the fraternal benefits of sharing a common interest with others throughout the world. With over 2,800 members from 50 states and 19 countries, ALPCA is the largest license plate hobbyist organization in the world.
Our 67th annual International Convention will be held July 20-23, 2022 in Hampton, Virginia.
Best Plate Award
The winner of the 2021 Best Plate Award is Delaware’s “Support Pollinators” design.
Our bimonthly magazine explores license plate history and includes member-to-member advertising. It is available both in print and online.
A searchable encyclopedia of license plates, containing thousands of plate photos and data points, encompassing over a century of knowledge.
Members can exchange information and trade plates daily on the ALPCA email discussion list.
President Cyndi McCabe keeps the membership abreast of the organization’s leadership and direction.