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Get a TLC-plated vehicle

New York City

If you have a TLC license, you’ll also need TLC plates and commercial insurance for your car. Whether you have a car or need a car, we can help you make it TLC-ready to drive in NYC. Here are your options:

Plate your own vehicle

Get TLC-plates for your own vehicle

If you have an eligible vehicle, you can add TLC plates to your own car.

Rent a TLC-plated vehicle

Rent from one of our partner dealerships

If you don't have a TLC-approved vehicle, you can rent one to use. We've partnered with dealerships to help get you on the road as quickly and affordably as possible.

Connect with fleet-owners on

Our tool,, helps drivers connect with fleet-owners who have available vehicles. Learn how to use the tool by following the instructions below.

Do both: Rent while you wait for plates

Want to start driving today? Consider earning with a short-term rental for as little as one week while you add TLC plates to your own eligible vehicle. The plating process can take several weeks and renting can be a speedy alternative while you wait.

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