Scotts Bluff County - Auto Registration

Auto Registration is a Department of the State of Nebraska that is operated by the Treasurer Office. The Auto Registration Department registers all automobiles, trailers, boats and motorcycles. They do all title work and VIN inspections.

We recommend using the following options

New Vehicle Purchases

Call our office with questions at:




Vehicle Registration Renewal

Call our office with questions at:


Pay Online


Scotts Bluff County Treasurer
1825 10th St.
Gering, NE 69341

Drop Box:

Located on the South Side of the Administration Building
1825 10th St.
Gering, NE 69341

Driver’s License Renewal

Call the Driver’s License Examiner with questions at:


Renew Online  

New Title work transactions must be started by 4:00 PM. Customers must be at the counter by 4:00 PM. Otherwise we will be unable to process them that business day.

Bill of Sale Form - DMV

Driver License Renewals - DMV

Order Specialty Plates - DMV

Power of Attorney for Vehicle / Motorboat Only - DMV

Vehicle Registration Fee and Tax Estimator - DMV

Certificate of Title - DMV

Motor Vehicle Tax Exemptions Regulations

State DMV Press Releases

Media Release - New Odometer Requirements

Contact Information


Administration Building - 1st Floor
1825 10th Street
Gering, NE 69341

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Open through the lunch hour
Closed Weekends and Holidays


Auto Registration

308 436-6616 - Main
308 436-6613 - Fax

Driver's License



April Haverick - Auto Supervisor

Frequently Asked Questions - Auto Registration

What is the cost of message plates?

What is the cost of Husker plates?

How do I get a refund on my plates?
When you sell or trade your vehicle, you must return you old plates to receive a refund.

What do I need to register a new car?
Proof of insurance, sales tax form, title, odometer statement from your auto dealer. If you purchase a vehicle from a private party, you must have a bill of sale from the seller, title signed by the seller, and proof of insurance.

What vehicles need to be inspected?
All vehicles purchased outside of Nebraska and all salvage vehicles.

Additional Links

  • Nebraska DMV
  • Nebraska DMV Online Services - Official Site
    • Driver License Services - Driver License Renewals, Pay Reinstatement Fee, Reinstatement Requirements, Maintaining an SR22 Insurance Filing, Check Your Current Point Totals, DMV Practice Test, Driver Records.
    • Motor Carrier Services - Print, Submit or Pay an IFTA Return, Submit IRP Renewal, Print IRP Renewal Bill, IRP Payment.
    • Vehicle Services - Title Inquiry, License Plate Renewal, Purchase Personalized Nebraska License Plates, Free Vehicle Tax Estimator, Title/Lien Registration Records.

Updated: 2019.10.14 - 12:00 MDT