Vehicle Renewal

License Plate Renewal Sticker Information

We can only look up your information by using your license plate number or your VIN number from your vehicle (preferably the license plate number).

-  The fee can ONLY be paid with CASH or CREDIT/DEBIT CARDS.  We DO NOT accept checks. 

It is an additional $10.00 processing fee to renew your plates at our office. 

-  Be prepared to pay extra if:

  • Your renewal is late.
  • You have personalized plates.
  • You have a special plate type.
  • You use a Debit Card.  The Debit transaction fee is $2.50.
  • You use a Credit Card.  The Credit Card transaction has a fee depending on the total amount charged.

-  New in 2017, if you reside within the City of Portage or City of Lodi there will be an additional $20 wheel tax added to your annual registration.

If you choose not to renew your plates at our office, your other options are to:

  • Return the renewal card received in the mail along with your payment to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.  If the card is lost, write the plate number and fee on a slip of paper and send that with a check made payable to Registration Fee Trust to the address:  Renewal Processing, P.O. Box 7911, Madison, WI 53707.  (Please Note:  if your registration is past the due date/expired, you will need to include an additional $10.00 for the late fee).  With the mail in service you should receive your sticker in approximately 2 weeks. 
  • To renew on-line for an additional charge of $1.25, view  This process requires your Registration Renewal Number (which is located on the card you received in the mail). 
  • At an additional charge of $5.00, personally renew at a full service DMV Service Center.  Cash or Check is accepted at all full service locations (no credit cards).