Motor Vehicle Tags

Baldwin County Probate- Motor Vehicle Section

RENEW ONLINE

If you would like to renew by phone, you can do so 
by calling: 205-263-1573. Additional fees may apply.

For transactions handled in office, we strongly recommend that you schedule an appointment through our scheduling portal 
or call 251-239-4311. 

Your motor vehicle license plate (decal/tag) must be renewed each year. Renewal reminders are sometimes mailed as a courtesy at the beginning of the scheduled renewal month. It is your responsibility to renew your tag/decal during the correct renewal month. Your renewal month is determined by the first letter of your last name. Delinquent renewals are subject to penalties and interest. 


  RENEWAL MONTH  
  FIRST LETTER OF LAST NAME  
January
A & D
February
B
March
C & E
April
F, G & N
May
H & O
June
M & I
July
P & L
August
J, K & R
September
Q, S & T
October
U, V, W, X, Y, Z
November
Commercial and Fleet Vehicles,
National Guard (Except IRP), 
Certain Recreational Vehicles 

The fees for renewing/registering your vehicle license plate/decal is determined by a combination of your ad valorem tax assessment and a license fee.

Effective January 1, 1998 a new Alabama Law has changed the policies and procedures regarding the renewal and/or transfer of your motor vehicle license plate. The plate no longer goes with the vehicle.

Contact Us

We strongly recommend that you make an appointment to handle your transaction in office. Click here.


Bay Minette
map or street view
(not in courthouse)
220 Courthouse Square
Bay Minette, AL 36507
Phone: 251.937.0260

Fairhope - map
1100 Fairhope Avenue
Fairhope, AL 36532
Phone: 251.990.4645

Foley - map
201 East Section Avenue
Foley, AL 36535
Phone: 251.972.6845

Robertsdale - map
Central Annex
22251 Palmer Street
Robertsdale, AL 36567
Phone: 251.970.4098