Vehicle license tabs

We currently provide vehicle license tab renewals by online form, mail or drop-off. Vehicle insurance information must be included in your request.

COVID-19 response

All staff and customers must wear a mask or face covering and stay 6 feet apart from others. Do not enter county buildings if you are sick.

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Online form tab renewal

License tabs can now be renewed using our online form with a credit card payment. 

  1. Gather your renewal notice or vehicle information. 
  2. Gather your insurance information.
  3. Complete the online form.
  4. Within 3-5 business days we will verify your information and email you with instructions to complete your transaction.

Drop off tab renewal

You must submit your completed renewal notice from Driver and Vehicle Services to apply by drop off. If you do not have your renewal notice, try renewing using our online form. Insurance information must be written on the notice.

Prepare renewal documents

  1. Find your renewal notice from Driver and Vehicle Services
  2. Write your insurance information on the notice
  3. Make check payable to Hennepin County Treasurer for the exact amount due on the renewal notice.
  4. Check must also include:
    • Current address
    • Phone number
    • Driver's license number
    • License plate number
  5. Include a self-addressed envelope 

Drop off renewal notice

Find a drop-box location.  

Mail in tab renewal

You must submit your completed renewal notice from Driver and Vehicle Services to apply by mail. If you do not have your renewal notice, try renewing with our online form. Insurance information must be written on the notice.

Prepare renewal documents

  1. Find your renewal notice from Driver and Vehicle Services
  2. Write your insurance information on the notice
  3. Make check payable to Hennepin County Treasurer for the exact amount due on the renewal notice.
  4. Check must also include:
    • Current address
    • Phone number
    • Driver's license number
    • License plate number
  5. Include a self-addressed envelope 

Submit application

Mail in your completed renewal notice, check and self-addressed envelope. Your license tabs should be mailed to you within 7 - 10 business days.

License tab renewal
Hennepin County Government Center
300 South 6th St, Suite A025
Minneapolis MN 55487-0026

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