The County Treasurer's Office is responsible for all motor vehicle transactions. The State of Iowa Department of Transportation directs the County Treasurer as their agent to process motor vehicle transactions and collect appropriate fees according to the Code of Iowa. These include, but are not limited to:
Transfer of ownership (Title transfers) and collection of Road Use Tax
Registration fees (License/plate validation fees), as well as registration refunds. *All vehicle types including cars, trucks, motorcycles/mopeds and trailers must pay an annual license fee.
Specialty plates issuance
Duplicate titles, registrations and plates
Notation and cancellation of security interests (Liens)
Storage of vehicles and Junking Certificate issuance
Information and requirements for the Motor Vehicle Division in Iowa