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Coronavirus Update - We Are Open!

Procedures for the protection of our staff and you, our valued clients:

RENEWING YOUR TABS

Choose to renew your tabs on-line with Tri-Cities Licensing Kennewick or Richland. 3 ways to serve:

1. Choose to have tabs and registrations mailed to you.

2. Choose on-line and pickup your tabs through our drive thru at Kennewick or in-store at Richland.

3. If you do not have on-line capability, call us and we will provide mail, curb side, or drive thru service.

Drive Thru located at 3400 W. Clearwater Ave. end of building Suite 6 in Kennewick

TITLE TRANSACTIONS

Title transactions walk-in's available during normal hours from 8:00 to 5:30 Monday-Friday

and 9:00 to 3:00 on Saturdays.

First come first serve, please adhere to 6 ft distancing guidelines.

Kennewick Office; email help@tricitieslicensing.com or call (509) 736-3926.

Richland Office; email help@tricitieslicensing.com or call (509) 371-1911.

(Leave a message if no answer, we will call back asap)

We cannot, answer Driver’s Licensing Questions, please visit their website at www.dol.wa.gov

Offices hours are:

8am-5:30pm Monday – Friday
9am-3:00pm Saturdays

EMAILS: help@tricitieslicensing.com

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Dealer Services please call 783-1597 or email tclspecialservices@gmail.com

Tri-Cities Licensing

3400 W. Clearwater Ave. Suite 1
Kennewick, WA 99336

Phones (509)

736-3926
736-1555
783-1597

Fax

736-1555
736-4030

Tri-Cities Licensing

1385 George Washington Way
Richland, WA 99354

Phones (509)

371-1911
371-1912

Fax

371-1912

Effortless Vehicle Licensing

A Company Driven Towards Satisfactory Licensing Services

Proudly serving: Kennewick, Richland, West Richland, Pasco and surrounding areas since 1995. Se habla espanol.

Driven on the road, dirt, snow, or water we are your local Licensing Agency

WASHINGTON STATE AUTO LICENSING SERVICES:

DISABLED PARKING AND PERMITS

Disabled Parking:

  • To apply for a WA disabled parking application, you need your physician to complete a Disabled Parking Application for Individuals. Along with this application, the office will need to provide you with a prescription authorizing this privilege; if they do not have prescriptions, they can write this authorization on an office letterhead form.
  • Bring in both Disabled Parking Application for Individuals and prescription or office letterhead into our office to be issued disabled parking placards.

Permits:

  • Trip Permits:
    • A trip permit allows a vehicle that is not currently licensed to be operated on state roads for 3 consecutive days. No more than 3 permits can be used on the same vehicle in a 30-day period.
    • Trip permits can be used for commercial vehicles to increase gross weight up to 80,000.
    • Trip permits fee $30
  • Transit Permits:
    • A Transit Permit is used if you are taking your vehicle to Washington State Patrol.
    • You make an appointment with WSP; once you have an appointment, you can come into our office with your vehicle information, and a Transit Permit can be issued for 2 days.
    • Transit Permit fee: $5
FLEET VEHICLES

Vehicle owners with more than 5 vehicles registered in the same exact name format can apply for a Fleet Identification Number. Vehicles put in a Fleet have ONE expiration date, rather than multiple expiration dates per vehicle.

  • Regular Fleet:
    • Vehicles can be put on a Regular Fleet if they have 5 or more vehicles in exact name format.
  • Permanent Fleet
    • Vehicles can be put on a Permanent Fleet if they have 50 or more vehicles in the exact name format.

***Contact us for more information about Fleet Vehicles***

DEALER SERVICES EXPERTS

Our Dealer Services Department is located in Suite 2 of our Tri-Cities Licensing Office Location. Suite 1 is for our Public.

Designating Suite 2 for our Dealers will ensure you receive fast, knowledgeable service from our Dealer Experts. Call or stop in to experience the difference in Great Customer Service!

Tri-Cities Licensing
DEALER SERVICES
3400 W Clearwater Ave Suite #2
Kennewick, WA 99336

DEDICATED PHONE LINE: (509) 783-1597
FAX: (509) 736-4030
EMAIL: tclspecialservices@gmail.com

  • Free Pickup and Delivery of your Transactions Monday through Friday
  • Free Fee Quotes
VEHICLE REGISTRATION (TABS/TAGS/STICKERS)

Car tabs can be renewed in person at any of our 2 locations, by mail, or online.

In person: Bring in either your registration or license plate number. If you don’t have either, don’t worry we can look up your information with your WA driver’s license.

By mail: Submit a copy of your renewal notice or vehicle information (license plate or VIN #) along with a check/money order made payable to Department of Licensing or DOL

Online: You will need your license plate number

TITLE TRANSFERS

WA Title Transfers: We will need,

  • WA Title properly released, if title is lost a Notarized Affidavit of Loss
  • Bill of Sale
  • Odometer disclosure needs to be completed if vehicle is 9 years or newer

 

Out-of-State Title Transfers: We will need,

  • Out-of-State Title properly released
  • Bill of Sale
  • Odometer disclosure needs to be completed if vehicle is 9 years or newer

 

New to Washington: We will need,

  • Your Out-of-State title
  • Mileage if 9 years or newer
  • If more than one owner on title, only one registered owner needs to be present to transfer to WA

 

New to Washington, vehicle being financed: We will need,

  • Copy of your title (You can contact your finance company & request a copy to be faxed/emailed to our office)
  • Mileage if 9 years or newer
  • If more than one owner on title only one registered owner needs to be present to transfer to WA
DUPLICATE WA TITLES

To apply for a duplicate WA title;

  • ALL registered owners must sign an Affidavit of Loss or they have to be present in the office.
  • Duplicate titles are $31.00 and will be processed and mailed to you within 4­­­–6 weeks.

 

Need a DUPLICATE SAME-DAY TITLE?

  • ALL registered owners must sign an Affidavit of Loss or they have to be present in the office.
  • Same-Day Titles are an Extra $50.00

 

***Some restrictions apply for Quick Titles***

GROSS WEIGHT-TONNAGE
  • Vehicles with a Gross Weight of 16,000< are required to have a DOT number
  • Vehicles with a Gross Weight of 55,000< are subject to Heavy Vehicle Use Tax and have to present a Heavy Vehicle Use Tax Form (2290) at the time of gross weight purchase. (We can file a copy in our office to simplify the process)
  • If you operate your Semi/Tractor in multiple states, please contact Prorate Desk: (360) 664-1858

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TWO LOCATIONS TO CONVENIENTLY SERVE YOU: MON–FRI 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM | SAT 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

CLICK HERE TO RENEW ONLINE
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Surrounding areas instructions:

  • “Renew Your Vehicle Tabs” page
  • At the prompt, select "Change start location"
  • Fill ZIP only
  • 99336 for Kennewick Office or 99354 for Richland Office
  • Click Find Offices
  • Processed and mailed or ready for pickup immediately at our locations.

CONTACT US TODAY FOR ALL YOUR LICENSING NEEDS