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Coronavirus Update - We Are Open!

Procedures we will be implementing 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 through our drive thru.

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 transaction by appointments only normal hours from 8:00 to 5:30 Monday-Friday and 9:00 to 3:00 on Saturdays.

We will be setting appointments for all title transfers. You may email or call for an appointment request.

Kennewick Office; email help@tricitieslicensing.com or call 736-3926, 736-1555, or 783-1597.

(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

Our Kennewick office is continuing normal office hours with the above guidelines until instructed otherwise by Department of Licensing.

Offices hours are:

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

EMAILS: help@tricitieslicensing.com
tricitieslicensing@gmail.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)

736-3926
736-1555
783-1597

Fax

736-1555
736-4030

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