Code & Law Enforcement
Vehicle Titles & Licensing
What do I need to bring with me to get my car or pickup registered?
It depends on whether you are renewing or buying a first time registration, or bringing your vehicle into Wyoming from another state.
For renewal registrations:
For newly acquired vehicle:
For vehicle coming in from another state:
What do I need to bring with me to get my new trailer registered?
Wyoming title. All trailers are exempt the proof of insurance requirement for registration.
What do I need to bring with me to get my boat registered?
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department registers boats. For information regarding boat registration contact:
The County Treasurer's Office does register the boat trailer and collects the sales tax on the boat if unpaid at the time of purchase.
I bought a new car, and want to get credit for the plates I bought for my old car because I don't drive it anymore. I still own the old car because I haven't been able to sell it yet. Can I get credit?
No, we cannot give credit for transfer from a car that you still own, even if you no longer drive that car. Most of the tax you are paying on your car is not a use tax. It is an ownership tax similar to the tax on your house. It does not make a difference whether you drive the car or not.
How often do I renew my plates?
Plates and registration are renewed annually. Your plates expire the last day of your expiration month. If you do not know your expiration month you can find it on your registration slip or the sticker on your license plate. There is no grace period on plate expiration.
Where do I place the registration sticker on my license plate?
Placement of the validation stickers on your license plate is important. The upper left corner is the correct placement for all vehicles.
Is there a time limit to pay my sales tax?
Yes. Sales tax is due in 60 days. Penalties will begin collecting a 1% per month interest fee starting with the 66th day, and a civil fee of the greater of $25.00 or 10% of the tax beginning the 66th day. So if tax is not paid in 65 days, then the customer will receive the penalties.