County Clerk

Montgomery County Clerk
350 Pageant Lane, Suite 502
Clarksville, TN 37040
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Phone: (931) 648-5711
Fax - Title: (931) 572-1104
Fax - Other: (931) 553-5160
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Hours: M-F, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

License Plate Renewal

Effective January 2017, a new Insurance Verification System will be launched by the Tennessee Department of Revenue. Drivers are advised to verify the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) on their registration and insurance card is correct. Insurance companies will report required policy information to the Department of Revenue. Drivers will not be required to submit proof of insurance unless the verification process does not confirm insurance coverage.

  • The fee to renew a passenger vehicle plate is $54.50 for walk-in customers.
  • A $2.00 fee is added for mail renewals.
  • The fee to renew a passenger vehicle plate for online customers is $58.65. Renew plate online
  • The processing fee for credit/debit card use is 2% of the total cost plus 25¢.
  • A donation to promote Organ Donor Awareness is optional.
  • New residents are required to apply for license plate and/or county wheel tax immediately after moving. Tennessee law does not provide a grace period.
  • Accepted methods of payment include: Cash, Check, MasterCard, Visa or Discover (2% convenience fee + 25¢ for in office payments and 2% convenience fee + $1.00 for online payments)
  • Two proofs of residency in Montgomery County are required (More Information).
  • State of Tennessee Vehicle Services