Vehicle Stickers

All vehicles that are housed in the City of Oak Forest must be registered with the City and must display a current vehicle sticker at all times. Vehicle stickers are valid from July 1 - June 30 of each year. Vehicle Sticker Applications are mailed annually to residents that currently have vehicles registered with the City of Oak Forest. The City Clerk's Office begins taking walk-ins for registration June 1 until June 30. Online Registration begins the last week of May until June 30.

  • Vehicle stickers must be purchased and displayed by Midnight, June 30.
  • Stickers must be completely affixed to the lower right (passenger) corner of the windshield.
  • You may apply by mail, in person, or online during regular business hours during the month of June, Monday - Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM, selected Saturdays, 9 AM - Noon.

Registration Fees (During open registration until June 30)


 Vehicle Fee
 Passenger Auto $25.00
 Recreational Vehicle $25.00
"B" Truck $25.00
"D" Truck $50.00
"F" Truck $75.00
"H" Truck $87.50
Other Truck $100.00
Bus $87.50
Bus (not for profit) $12.50
Taxi, Ambulance, Hearse $25.00
Antique Auto $5.00
Motorcycle $15.00
Transfer Fee
(from existing registered vehicle)
$2.00

Late Registration Fee (After June 30)

For late registration, the vehicle registration fee is doubled beginning July 1 and after.

Online Registration 

Skip the line at the City Clerk's Office and register your vehicle online. It's fast and easy. New and existing vehicles can be registered through this service. Pay online and have your sticker mailed directly to your residence. Online registration is only available the last week of May through June 30.

Senior Citizens and Military

Senior citizens, 65 and older, are eligible to receive two (2) free vehicle stickers per household with proper ID and vehicle registration. The vehicle must be registered in the senior citizen's name.

Disabled Veterans, POWs, and active military may qualify for free registration.

New Residents

New residents must register their vehicles within 30 days of moving in and must show proof of a move-in date. Please contact the City Clerk's Office at 708-687-4050 for a Vehicle Sticker Application form to be mailed to your residence. One form can register up to three (3) vehicles. 

New Vehicle; Transfer Existing Registration

If you purchase a new vehicle, you can pay a $2.00 transfer fee from the old registered vehicle and receive a new sticker for the new vehicle. Limit two (2) transfers per year. Visit the City Clerk's Office to complete the Vehicle Sticker Application form and pay the transfer fee.