Vehicles


BEST OPTION: RENEW ONLINE

Requirements:

  1. The vehicle must be currently insured with a company that is registered with the Kentucky Office of Insurance. (Insurance purchased within the last 45 days may not be in our database. This will prohibit you from renewing your vehicle online)
  2. If your information displayed on the screen is incorrect, click "CANCEL" and contact our office by email at info@fayettecountyclerk.com with your correct information.
  3. Past due property taxes on any other vehicles will prohibit online processing.
  4. Leased vehicles cannot be renewed online.
  5. Payment must be made using Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover.
Click here to Renew Online

 

RENEWAL BY MAIL

What you will need to mail:
  1. Original Certificate of Registration (Photocopies are not acceptable).
  2. Proof of Kentucky Insurance Card.
  3. If the original registration is not available, the current registered owner must sign an Affidavit for Replacement (TC96-167) and have their signature notarized. There will be an additional $3.00 fee for the replacement.
  4. Add $2.00 postage and handling per registration for mail-in renewal.
Any delinquent property tax owed on any other vehicle may prohibit registration renewal.
 
The Department of Revenue mails a courtesy notice two months prior to expiration showing tax and registration fees due.
 
To process by mail, send to
 
Fayette County Clerk
162 East Main Street
Lexington, KY 40507
 
Payment must be in the form of personal check, cashier's check or money order.

 

 

THE RENEWALS DEPARTMENT IS CURRENTLY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

Paperwork may be dropped off in the grey drop box beside our entrance on the 2nd level of the Helix garage.  Be sure to include your mailing address and a way to contact you (email address and/or phone number).