Licensing Fees

Driver License

  • Class A License $4/yr
  • Class B License $4/yr
  • Class C License $4/yr
  • Duplicate License $10
  • Motorcycle Endorsement $1.75/yr

Graduated Licensing

  • Duplicate $10
  • Full Provisional License (Level 3) $4/yr
  • Limited Learner Permit (Level 1) $15
  • Limited Provisional License (Level 2) $15
  • Temporary Permit $15

Notary Acknowledgements

  • One Signature (Contract Agent) $5
  • One Signature (DMV State Office) $2
  • Three or More Signatures (Contract Agent) $7
  • Three or More Signatures (DMV State Office) $4
  • Two Signatures (Contract Agent) $6
  • Two Signatures (DMV State Office) $3

Highway Use Tax

  • Tax, Commercial Vehicles 26,001 lbs and over Max $1000
  • Tax, Mobile Homes (Collected by Selling Dealers) 2% Sales Tax, Max $300
  • Tax, Out-of-State Residents Max $150
  • Tax, Overseas Vehicles 3% Sales Tax
  • Tax, Overseas Vehicles - Military Personnel 3% Sales Tax, Max $150
  • Tax, Special Mobile Equipment 7% Sales Tax
  • Tax, Vehicles 3% Highway Use Tax

Learner Permit

  • Duplicate Permit $10
  • Learner Permit $15
  • Motorycycle Learner Permit $15

Other Driver License Fees

  • Driving Clinic $50
  • Duplicate ID Card $10
  • DWI Restoration $100
  • Identification Card $10
  • Liability Insurance Restriction Removal $10
  • Restoration $50
  • Service $50

Title & Registration

  • Certificate of Title $40
  • Corrected or Substitute Certificate of Title $15
  • Duplicate Certificate of Title $15
  • Duplicate Certificate of Title & Removal of Lien(s) or Duplicate Certificate of Title with Correction $15
  • Duplicate or Additional Registration Card $15
  • Duplicate Title with Reassignment $55
  • Failure to Transfer Title Within 28 Days $15
  • Financial Responsibility Civil Penalty $50, $100, $150
  • Financial Responsibility Restoration Fee $50
  • Financial Responsibility Service Fee $50
  • Instant Title $75
  • Manufacturer or Dealer Certificate of Title $15
  • Recording of Supplemental Lien(s) or Recording Assignment of Lien & Application of Transfer of Lien $15
  • Removal of Lien(s) from Certificate of Title $15
  • Replace Registration Plate $15
  • Repossessor Certificate of Title $15
  • Salvage Title (Form MVR-40 - Raleigh Office Only) $15
  • Stock Car Replacement $25
  • Transfer of Registration $15

Commercial Driver License

  • Application Fee $30
  • CDL Endorsement $3/yr per Endorsement
  • Class A License, CDL $15/yr
  • Class B License, CDL $15/yr
  • Class C License, CDL $15/yr
  • Duplicate License $10
  • Learner Permit, CDL $15

Safety & On-Board Diagnostic Inspections

  • On-Board Diagnostic Emissions Inspection $30
  • Safety Inspection $13.60

License Plates

  • All Electric Vehicles are subject to a $100 fee in addition to their registration fees $100
  • Handicapped Placards $5 each
  • House Trailer and/or Camping Trailer $11
  • Moped registration fee (Additional fee for these counties: Durham $15, Orange $15, Randolph $1, Wake $5) $18
  • Motorcycle $18
  • Permanent & State Owned Plates $6
  • personalized plate $30
  • Piedmont Authority for Regional Transportation Tax for Vehicles Registered in RANDOLPH County $1
  • Plate Fee, Private Passenger Vehicles $28
  • Plate Fee, Private Truck Under 4,000 lbs $28
  • Plate Fee, Private Truck Under 5,000 lbs $43.50
  • Plate Fee, Private Truck Under 6,000 lbs $51.60
  • Plate Fee, Trailer or Semi-trailer $19
  • Private Bus (16 Passengers and More) $31
  • Regional Transportation Authority Registration Tax for Vehicles Registered in WAKE $5
  • Standard and Special Plates $30
  • Transfer of Plate $15
  • U-Drive-It Car $51
  • Vehicles Registered in DURHAM Regional Transit Authority Registration Tax $5 County Vehicle Registration Tax $10 $15
  • Vehicles Registered in ORANGE Regional Transit Authority Registration Tax $5 County Vehicle Registration Tax $10 $15

Record Fees

Driving Record

  • Certified True Copy (Complete Driver History) $11
  • Complete Extract Copy $8
  • Limited Extract Copy (3 years) $8

Vehicle Record

  • Certified True Copy $10
  • Vehicle Information $1

Crash Report

  • Certified Copy $5