Jefferson County, Alabama

Car Tags & Title News


Notice to Internet Credit Card and E-Check users:

Effective August 1, 2006 convenience fees will be assessed at the rates listed below by the credit card/E-check service provider. The convenience fee will appear on your monthly statement and not on the motor vehicle/boat registration receipt*.

Credit Card Transactions**
Car Tag Renewals

$5.95 Flat Rate Cap at $500.00

Only VISA® ,MasterCard®, American Express®, and Discover® are accepted at this time.

E-Check Transactions – Car Tag Renewals

  • $3.00 Flat Fee up to $9,999.00
  • $15.00 over $10,000.00
  • $5.00 Returned Check Charge

* The two dollar ($2) mail fee per metal plate and/or registration decal is a separate charge and will appear on the motor vehicle/boat registration receipt.

** Transaction is defined as any combination of motor vehicle registration renewals not in excess of $500. For example, if the total amount for a single or multiple motor vehicle registration renewal is more than $500 and less than $1,000, the credit card/E-check service provider calculates this as two (2) transactions. If the fee is between $1,000 and $1,500, this is considered three (3) transactions.