Auto Information

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Jefferson County has three locations.  The main office is located in Beaumont and two sub-offices located in Port Arthur and Nederland.  You may also contact the Beaumont Automobile Department by e-mail at contact us.


Vehicle Registration

In addition to our three (3) locations, the Tax Office offers other means to conduct your automobile transactions. The purchase of registration stickers and the transfer of titles can be done through the mail.  Also, there are alternative automobile license renewal locations in Jefferson County that sell registration stickers for passenger cars, trailers, motorcycles, and small trucks (pickups, vans, and sport utility vehicles).  A list of locations can be obtained through the Tax Office.

To save time and for your convenience, online registration is available for your motor vehicle registration renewal and change of address.  This service is available through the website.

To view the most frequently asked questions with their answers, click on the “Frequently Asked Questions” link.

The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) offers a wide variety of specialized license plates.  Customize your license plate, or choose from one of many license plates designed to pay tribute to the U.S. military, or express support for your special interest, favorite college, university, professional sports team, or other organization.  Order your specialized license plates at any Jefferson County Tax Office, or click on the “Specialized License Plates” link above.   In addition to plates offered through Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV), you may also order plates from