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~ IRP - International Registration Plan ~
An International Registration Plan (IRP) license allows a trucker to obtain a single license plate for operation in any member jurisdiction. There are currently 59 states and provinces that are members of this Plan. For a list of current members and more detailed information covering licensing in South Dakota under the International Registration Plan, go to the:
South Dakota Prorate License Manual (IRP Manual).
As a new trucker applying for an IRP license for the first time, the following forms must be completed and submitted to the address listed below.
(The following two items are only required if reporting estimated mileage in any jurisdiction. One of these two forms must be completed when estimating mileage in any jurisdiction)
  1. Application for Motor Vehicle Title
  2. Original Title or MSO
  3. Bill of Sale or Purchase Agreement
  • Proof of residency which consists of:
  1. Copy of phone bill in registrant's name;
  2. Proof of insurance on the home or business property located in the state;
  3. Proof of payment of real estate taxes for current or prior year on described property; or if rented, a copy of the rental contract.
  • To obtain a temporary IRP license, a deposit must be submitted along with the documents indicated above.
    To determine the amount of deposit required, click here to view the deposit table.
Forms & Licensing:

IRP & IFTA Forms - Forms for licensing under the IRP and IFTA Programs

For more information on obtaining an IRP license, please contact:
Department of Revenue
International Registration Plan (IRP or Prorate Licensing)
445 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501-3185
(605) 773-3314
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