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 call our License Centers at 651-275-7000 for your vehicle tab price
  • 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 mailed to you. 

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


Payment for drop box transactions can only be made by check or money order made payable to Washington County. Please include your phone number and driver's license number on your payment.