/ Published August 15, 2016
To register your car, visit the County Probate Office in the county where you live. Bring your passport/visa, ITO, mailing address and Military ID card. Requirements:
Provide or Apply for a Title
If you did not rceive or apply for a title at the time you purchased your vehicle, you must apply for a title at the Probate Office ($15). You will receive your title in the mail. If you already have a title, provide it to the office
Your vehicle will be inspected for its VIN number.
For more information about titles, please visti the Alabama Department of motor Vehicles website factsheet at:
Provide Proof of Insurance, Pay Registration Fee & Taxes
Provide the Probate office with your automobile insurance card or certificate proving that you have purchased insurance for your vehicle.
You will be charged a registration fee based on the value of your vehicle ($15-$73) plus processing fees. Be prepared to provide your Bill of Sale or proof of vehicle purchase. You will be charged taxes based on where you live, if you have not already been charged the taxes by a car dealer.
For more information about the registration process, please visti the Alabama Department of motor Vehicles website at:
Maintain your Documents
Upon payment and completion, you will receive a license plate (vehicle tag), registration paperwork, and a receipt that you must keep in your car as proof of registration along with your proof of automobile insurance.
120 S. Mitchell Street
Maxwell AFB, AL 36112