Auto Licensing

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The Auto Licensing Department issues titles, registrations, and licenses for automobiles, trucks, trailers, boats, and other motor vehicles. Many transactions can now be completed online, eliminating the need to travel to our office. See below for online options. Our office does not issue driver's licenses. If you need information on a driver's license, please go to the State of Washington Driver's Licensing website.

Skip-a-trip to the office by completing your transaction online:

Have you purchased a new vehicle? Find out how to transfer title and license it below:

Are you a new resident to the State of Washington? Learn how to license your vehicle. Looking for information on boating, including laws, registration, and the new mandatory Boater Education Card? Go to for help.

View information relating to titling, elimination of title, or moving a mobile home.

If the information you are looking for is not above, please visit the Washington Dept. of Licensing website at, call our office at 509-427-3730, or email our Auto Licensing Department.