Winnipeg Jets & Province of Manitoba Announce New Winnipeg Jets Licence Plate
/ Winnipeg Jets
The Winnipeg Jets, in conjunction with the Province of Manitoba , are pleased to unveil today a new Winnipeg Jets’ specialty licence plate which will be available soon be available to all Manitobans.
The Winnipeg Jets’ licence plate ─ to be administered by Manitoba Public Insurance ─ will be available to hockey fans on Monday, December 12. Cost of the plate will be $70, with $30 of that fee going towards the Winnipeg Jets True North Foundation.
“Manitobans are very passionate about our Jets” said Selinger. “They have told us that they want to show their pride and support by displaying a specialized Jets plate. This will be yet another way to celebrate the return of our NHL team while contributing to organizations working every day to help young people succeed.”
“We are very excited to make these license plates available to the public as a means of showing their support for the Winnipeg Jets and the True North Foundation,” said Winnipeg Jets Chairman & Governor Mark Chipman.
“This provides a great opportunity for hockey fans across Manitoba to show their passion for the Jets while assisting our foundation's continuing mandate to support numerous initiatives across our community.”
Hockey fans will be able to visit any of Manitoba’s more than 300 Autopac agents to place their orders and receive their plates.
The Winnipeg Jets’ plate is the third specialty plate issued by the province. In 2004, Manitoba approved the issuing of a specialty licence plate to honour veterans. Earlier this year, fans of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers were also able to purchase specialty plates.