Motor Vehicles

Contact this department to renew your tag/license plate or other motor vehicle inquiries Monday through Thursday, from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The office is closed on Fridays and for all major holidays.

  • Please have a current picture identification and proof of insurance for every transaction.
  • Call ahead to receive information on what you will need to bring for your individual transaction.
  • We accept cash, checks and Credit/Debit cards.
  • This Office does not print titles.
    It takes 7-10 business days to receive a title through the mail. To have a title printed while you wait, visit 5801 NW 34th Street in Gainesville, Florida.  For a complete list of fast title agencies visit http://www.myflorida.com/.

In the State of Florida, license plate registrations for cars, boats and trucks weighing less than 5,000 lbs. expire midnight of your birthday, not the end of the month. You can renew your vehicle registrations, transfer titles and obtain handicap parking placards in City Hall.

For more detailed information, visit our County Tax Collector’s website at http://www.alachuacollector.com or http://www.myflorida.com/.