Drop Box Information 

Drop box service is available for vehicle tab renewal only.  


Drop Box/Mail Instructions for Vehicle Tab Renewal

If you have your renewal notice, you will need:
  • to put your insurance information on the renewal notice near the bottom, include company name, policy number and full policy expiration date (MM/DD/YYYY)
  • to ensure the county kept in listed on your renewal notice is correct. It if is not, make the correction on the notice. 
  • to make a check or money order payable to Washington County for the amount on your renewal notice, include your phone number and driver's license number on your payment
  • to put the entire renewal notice and payment in an envelope
  • to write "Tabs" on the envelope
  • to place it in a drop box or mail it to one of our locations. 
If you do not have your renewal notice, you will need:
  • to fill out the Tab Renewal Form
  • to put the completed Tab Renewal Form and payment in an envelope, include your phone number and driver's license number on your payment
  • to write "Tabs" on the envelope

Your tabs will processed in 1-3 business days and can either be mailed to you or you can be called to pick up your documents if a phone number is provided. 

License Center Drop Box Locations:

Headwaters Service Center 
(Outside main entrance)
19955 Forest Rd N
Forest Lake, MN 55025
Cottage Grove Service Center
(Outside main entrance)
13000 Ravine Pkwy
Cottage Grove, MN 55016
Stillwater Government Center
(Outside main entrance)
14949 62nd St N
Stillwater, MN 55082
Woodbury Service Center
(Outside lower level near stairs)
2150 Radio Dr
Woodbury, MN 55125

​Payment Information


Check or money order payable to Washington County only for drop box transactions.
Please include your phone number and driver's license number on your payment.