NC License Plate Agency


This office handles transactions relating to registered motor vehicles, a few of which are renewal of annual license plates, transfers of motor vehicle titles, and issuance of handicap tags.

To help provide you with the best and most efficient service possible,
please keep in mind the following information:

  1. Fees for all services must be paid for at time services are provided. Cash, checks, credit or debit cards are accepted.
  2. Effective Sept. 1, 2013, property taxes on vehicles for which tag renewal is being requested are paid at the License Plate Agency.
  3. A N.C. Department of Motor Vehicle Safety Inspection must have been done within the previous 90 days on any motor vehicle for which a tag renewal is desired.

NC DMV Website