Department of Motor Vehicles
The DMV is CLOSED until further notice. Effective 03/17/2020
The Storey County Clerk/Treasurer’s Office is a contract sub-station of the Department of Motor Vehicles and provides vehicle registration and titling services for residents of our communities.
The Storey County Clerk/Treasurer’s office is able to accept credit or debit/credit cards for DMV payments. At the Storey County Clerk/Treasurer’s Office, you may renew an existing registration or register a new vehicle. To obtain record printouts and driver licenses, or to take driver courses and tests, you must visit a Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) office in neighboring Carson City or Reno.
For information about titling and registering Off-Highway Vehicles (OHVs), please visit the Nevada Commission on Off-Highway Vehicles website.
To better prepare you for a visit to the office, the DMV has made forms available for download just a click away. We encourage you to download the appropriate form(s) in advance of your visit. Please be advised, many DMV forms require either a notarized signature or for you to sign the form in the presence of a DMV employee.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What do I need to register my car that was purchased from a NEVADA DEALER?
-Dealer Report of Sale
-Proof of NEVADA insurance (except trailers)
2. What do I need to register my car that was purchased from an OUT OF STATE DEALER?
-Dealer’s contract or lease agreement
-Title or Manufacturer’s Certificate of Origin (if applicable) Proof of NEVADA insurance (except trailers) Vehicle Inspection Certificate (VIN check) NEVADA sales tax will be collected, unless proof that taxes were paid in another state is provided
3.What do I need to register my car that was purchased from a PRIVATE PARTY?
-Title – If title was issued from any state other than Nevada, must obtain a Vehicle Inspection Certificate (VIN check) Proof of NEVADA insurance (except trailers) Other documentation may be required depending on circumstances.
4. What do I need to register my car that is currently REGISTERED IN ANOTHER STATE?
-Current out-of-state registration
-Proof of NEVADA insurance (except trailers) Vehicle Inspection Certificate (VIN check)
5. Can I renew my driver’s license or get a new driver’s license (or ID card) at the Storey County DMV?
-No. Storey County DMV only offers vehicle transactions. All driver’s license and ID card issues must be done through the nearest full-service DMV office.
Please note: Residents of Storey County are not required to obtain a Nevada Emission Vehicle Inspection Report (smog check).
To help you prepare for your visit to the DMV and to expedite your requests, we encourage you to visit the State of Nevada Department of Motor Vehicle’s website for the appropriate forms and directions for completing each form.