Services Offered

County tax assessor-collector offices provide most vehicle title and registration services, including:

  • Registration Renewals (License Plates and Registration Stickers)
  • Vehicle Title Transfers
  • Change of Address on Motor Vehicle Records
  • Non-fee License Plates such as Purple Heart and Disabled Veterans License Plates
  • Disabled Parking Placards
  • Copies of Registration Receipts
  • Temporary Registration

Many counties allow you to renew your vehicle registration and change your address online. Some counties allow renewals at substations or subcontractors, such as participating grocery stores. Acceptable forms of payment vary by county.

Other locations may be available. Please contact your county tax office, or visit their Web site, to find the office closest to you.

This County Tax Office works in partnership with our Vehicle Titles and Registration Division.

In cases of inclement weather, please CALL YOUR COUNTY TAC prior to planning travel.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus Emergency Information:

County Cooke
Office Impacted Main
Open Status Open, Business as Usual
Have Drop Box Yes
Taking Phone Calls Yes
Processing Mail Yes
Processing Title Applications Yes/Paper
Processing Reg Renewals Yes/Mail/Online
Processing other Transactions Yes/All
Adding Dealers on webDEALER No
Alternate Schedule Yes
Do you know when return to normal operations? Yes
Details Temporarily open to the public from 9-4, Monday-Friday. Drop Box available to the public 8-4:45 Monday-Friday. Will open on 5/18/2020. Customers are limited to 7 in office at a time. Must enter through annex doors for temperature checks.

Contact Information

Brandy Ann Carr
Physical Address:
112 South Dixon Street
Gainesville, TX 76240-4717
Mailing Address:
112 South Dixon Street
Gainesville, TX 76240-4717
(940) 668-5425
(940) 668-5497
Email Address:

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