Vehicle Tags & Registration

Renewing Online is FAST and EASY!
Renew your vehicle registration electronically online by using Web Tags.

In addition, motorists may renew their vehicle registration using a touch-tone telephone by calling (866) 4KS-TAGS (457-8247).
WEB-TAGS-LOGO.jpg
WildLife and Parks vehicle PERMITS
Persons who would like to purchase an annual state park permit in 2013 can do so at any vehicle tag office at tag Renewal time only in the county treasurer's office. Anytime at a state park or county clerk's office.
Visit them at WWW.KSOutdoors.com/news/State-Parks/Parks-Passport

Personal Property Tax
Personal Property Tax information is available from the County Appraiser's Office.
Vehicle Registration Fees
Trailer Registration Fees
Type
Amount

Weight
Amount
Automobiles $39

8,000 lb. trailer $30
Trucks $49

12,000 lb. trailer $40
Motorcycles $24

Over 12,000 lb. trailer $50
Mopeds $18



Please note: All fees above do not include sales tax. The sales tax rate is 9.25%, the breakdown is County 1.25%, City 1.5%, State 6.5%.
*Total amount due includes a $4 DMV modernization fee.*

View the Tag Renewal Calendar.

Motor Vehicle
The License plates in Kansas expire based on the first letter in the last name of the person and/or Business name on the title. Renewals on vehicles 16,000 pounds or more and trailers (excluding travel trailers) will be issued beginning February 1st. The following chart displays the first letter of last name and/or Business name and month due:
 Last Name Begins With: Tag Expires At Midnight On: 
 A February 28 (or 29)
 B March 31
 C-D April 30
 E-F-G May 31
 H-I June 30
 J-K-L July 31
 M-N-O August 31
 P-Q-R September 30
 S October 31
 T-V-W November 30
 U-X-Y-Z December 31

Vehicle Registration Check List
Kansas plates and registration are renewed annually. There is no grace period on plate expiration (except on-line renewals).

To Renew you will need the following:
  • >Prior registration and/or renewal notice and/or plate number and/or VIN# of the vehicle
  • >Proof of current insurance (Insurance Card or Digital). It is state law that if you do not show current proof of insurance you will not receive a tag.

To Title A New Vehicle Purchased From A Dealer:
  • >Legally assigned Manufacturer's Statement of Origin (MSO)
  • >Sales tax receipt or bill of sale
  • >Physical proof of insurance ( Insurance Card or Digital )

Title A Newly Purchased (Used) Vehicle With A Kansas Title
  • >Legally assigned title from previous owner/dealer
  • >Sales tax receipt or bill of sale
  • >Current mileage
  • >Physical proof of insurance ( Insurance Card or Digital )
  • >Lien holder Release (Notarized), if one is showing on front of the title

Title A Newly Purchased (Used) Vehicle With An Out-of-State
(Non-Kansas) Title

  • >Legally assigned title from previous owner/dealer 
  • >Sales tax receipt or bill of sale
  • >Current mileage
  • >Physical proof of insurance ( Insurance Card or Digital )
  • >Lien holder Release (Notarized), if one is showing on front of the title
  • >Completed MVE-1 Form, obtained from the vehicle inspection officer

Transfer An Out-of-State Vehicle Registration To Kansas
  • >Current Out-of-State title or faxed copy of title from lien holder and name and address of the lien holder
  • >Completed MVE-1 Form, obtained from the vehicle inspection officer
  • >Physical proof of insurance ( Insurance Card or Digital )

NO OVER THE PHONE ESTIMATES  will be given due to the new computer system
Bring  in your title and all paperwork from the owner/dealer to obtain an estimate in person or add the following for a rough estimate. (It's preferred to come in for estimate)

Check Kansas vehicle property tax by "Click Here"

Title  $10.00
Lienholder Fee  $1.50
Veh Registration $49.00 (Car)  or $59.00(Truck)
Sales Tax  $ Purchase price x 9.25%

plus Personal Property Tax = Rough Estimate