Motor Vehicle

Motor Vehicle News...
  • Important Requirement for Tab Renewals and Title Transfers

    Effective January 1, 2016 you are required to provide proof of insurance (company name, policy number and policy expiration date) for all motor vehicle and motorcycle renewals. In addition you must also provide this information for all motor vehicle and motorcycle title transfers.

  • 125th Anniversary Challenge - MN License Plate Design Contest

    Here's your opportunity to design a new license plate for MN State Parks & Trails! Your design could appear on vehicles across the state. More info...

The Deputy Registrar is an appointed position which oversees the Motor Vehicle department.

The Motor Vehicle department is under the Auditor-Treasurer's office.

This department issues all licenses according to Minnesota State regulations and statutes. Customers are offered prompt and courteous service when visiting our office.

This department handles:

  • Motor vehicle licenses
  • Driver's license renewal
  • Prorating trucks and truck tractors
  • DNR licenses (ATVs, snowmobiles, watercraft, etc.)