How to Renew Your Vehicle Registration in Miami Dade

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Miami Dade Vehicle Registration Renewals Made Super Easy

Car registration is something that every driver in Miami Dade County has to do. Usually, you are required to renew your registration every year. Many people dread having to renew their registration because it may mean that they will have to spend all day at the DMV, waiting in long lines.

If you are one of those people that are not looking forward to renewing your vehicle's registration, don't worry, DoNotPay is here to help. With the help of DoNotPay, you can in just a few minutes.

What Type of Vehicles Need to Be Registered in Miami Dade?

Florida law states that all motorized vehicles must be registered in the county that you live in. See the table below for examples.

Vehicles that Must Be Registered in Miami Dade
  • Boats
  • Cars
  • Vans
  • Trucks
  • SUVs
  • Motorcycles
  • Dirtbikes
  • Recreational Vehicles

In Miami Dade, if you plan on pulling a trailer with your vehicle, the trailer must also be registered as well.

How will I know if it's Time to Renew My Vehicle Registration?

When you register your vehicle, you will pay for the registration for either a one or two-year period. When either 12 or 24 months have passed, you will be required to renew your registration. This means that the registration will need to be renewed around the same time each year. However, if you can't remember when your vehicle was registered, will send you a renewal notice 90 days before the renewal date.

How to Renew Your Vehicle Registration in Miami Dade

There are a few ways that you can renew your vehicle registration. You can choose to renew it online, in person, or through the mail.

  1. To renew it through the mail, send a money order, check, or cash and your renewal notice to Miami-Dade County Tag Agency, PO Box 012131, Miami, FL 33101.
  2. To Renew it online, you can visit the Grant Street Group website. With this option, you can pay with a credit card or debit card, but it will charge you an extra $3.50 convenience fee.
  3. You can also visit the DMV in person. The Miami DMV is located in the Northside Shopping Center at 7900 NW 27th Ave Suite #e 14, Miami, FL 33147

How Much Does it Cost to Renew Your Vehicle Registration in Miami Dade?

The amount that you can expect to pay will vary depending on what type of vehicle you have and how much it weighs. Here is a look at what you can expect to pay to renew your vehicle registration.

Type of VehicleRenewal Costs
Antique Automobile (Car, Truck, Van, or SUV)$7.50
Antique Motorcycle$7.50
Automobiles that weigh up to 2,499 pounds$14.50
Automobiles that weigh between 2,500 and 3,499 pounds$22.50
Automobiles that weigh more than 3,500 pounds$32.50
Heavy Duty Truck that weighs between 5,001 and 5,999 pounds$60.75
Heavy Duty truck that weighs between 6,00 pounds and 7,999 pounds$87.75
Heavy Duty Truck that weighs between 8,000 and 9,999 pounds$103

The numbers listed above are based on a 1-year registration, as of 2022. If you would like to purchase a two-year registration, in most cases, the price will double.

What Do I Need to Renew My Vehicle Registration in Miami Dade?

In order to renew your registration, you will need the following items:

  1. Proof of Insurance
  2. Your state-issued driver's license (must be a Florida License)
  3. Your renewal reminder
  4. Your current registration documents
  5. Your preferred method of payment

In Florida, it is illegal to not have insurance on your vehicle. If you do not have car insurance, you will not be able to renew your vehicle registration.

How DoNotPay Can Help You Renew Your Vehicle Registration in Miami Dade

DoNotPay has a fast and easy way to renew your . To get started, simply follow these five steps:

  1. Go to the Renew Car Registrations product on DoNotPay.

  2. Answer a few questions about your current vehicle, including the license plate number, vehicle identification number, make and model, etc.

  3. Verify your identity with a state driver's license and registration documents.

  4. Decide how long you want to extend the renewal for (if your state offers multiple options)

  5. Pay the registration fee (or let us automatically calculate it if you aren't sure).

See how easy that is? You don’t need to stand in line, find parking, go to the post office, or waste any time.

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