Motor Vehicle Division

Upcoming Tag Office Holiday closures:
  • Monday, September 7, 2015 - Labor Day
  • Thursday, November 26, 2015 - Thanksgiving
  • Friday, November 27, 2015 - Thanksgiving
  • Thursday, December 24, 2015 - Christmas Eve
  • Friday, December 25, 2015 - Christmas
    ~Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    ~Monday through Friday

    ~Phone: (706) 613-3130
    ~Fax: (706) 548-0967

    ~Email: tagoffice@athensclarkecounty.com

    The Motor Vehicle Division / Tag Office provides information and services related to:
    • vehicle registration
    • license plate / tag renewal
    • vehicle titling
    • taxation, fines, and fees on motor vehicles, including insurance fines and penalties
    Acceptable methods of payment in the office are cash, in-state checks, money orders, MasterCard, VISA and Discover. A service fee will be added for credit card and debit card transactions: Credit card transactions - 3% of total; debit card transactions - $2.00 flat fee.

    Online payment options and fees are e-checks, $1.95; MasterCard, VISA, Discover, or American Express, 2.35% of total ($1.00 minimum fee).