Wyoming Smog Check / Emissions Test
The State of Wyoming does not have any vehicle emissions test requirements at this time.
If you know you need an Emissions test done click here to select your county and find the nearest location.
Incentives for Eco – Friendly Driving in Wyoming
Even though there are no vehicle emissions testing requirements in Wyoming, there are many reasons that Wyoming vehicle owners may want to consider maintaining their vehicle’s emissions control systems, besides protecting the environment. For more information, contact a local DMV office to learn about how they can receive incentives for maintaining green driving habits.
Tax Deductions for Eco-Friendly Drivers in Wyoming
The State of Wyoming does not offer any tax credits or tax deductions for driving “eco-friendly” or “green” vehicles. However, with the recent tax overhaul bill that passed at the end of 2017 in the U.S Congress, the U.S. Federal Government decided to keep its $7500 Alternative Fuel Vehicle tax deduction. Vehicle owners can receive federal tax credits for the following types of alternative vehicles:
- Electric cars
- Plug-in Hybrids
- Alternative fuel vehicles
Also, some insurance companies provide rate discounts for vehicle owners who drive “green” or “eco-friendly” vehicles and who practice environmentally – friendly driving habits. Some insurance carriers may provide as much as a 10% discount. Contact your insurance provider for further details. These discounts include:
- Hybrid vehicle discounts
- Alternative fuel discounts
- Economy vehicle discounts
- Low-mileage discounts
- Pay as you drive discounts
How to Reduce Driving Emissions & Pollution
Pollution kills upwards of 200,000 people every year in the U.S. Vehicle emissions test programs help but are not always enough. The state of Wyoming provides the public with air pollution and ozone warnings. When the State of Wyoming alerts residents of air quality incidents, there are several actions residents can take to protect themselves, their families, and environment:
- Stay indoors when possible
- Start a rideshare or carpool for work
- Work remotely or from home
- Adjust your thermostat up in the summer; down in the winter
- Use public transportation
- Ride a bike or walk more often
- Refuel your vehicle during cooler times of the day
- Don’t use lawn mowers and other gas-powered equipment
- Avoid the use of aerosol products, oil-based paints, and solvents.
- Do more with fewer trips; combine errands and schedule travel around multiple commitments
Find Smog Check Stations Near Me
Even though Wyoming drivers are not required to pass any smog check requirements, Wyoming-registered drivers can get a voluntary vehicle emissions test done. Check out our DMV & Emissions Testing Locations in Wyoming pages below to find a DMV office or testing location in your area.
Getting car insurance is one of the requirements that vehicle owners need to fulfill in order to register and claim the title for their vehicles in the Department of Motor Vehicles. Vehicle insurance companies in the United States offer full auto insurance and liability coverage that protects the drivers in case of a traffic accident.