You need up-to-date registration in your state to legally operate your vehicle, so each year you'll need to renew it prior to its expiration date. If your expiration date is right around the corner, you've come to the right place. We'll walk you through the process of getting your car registration renewed as quickly and painlessly as possible. Just select your state and click "Get Started."
Renew your car Registration in West Virginia
How to renew your car registration in West Virginia
In West Virginia you are required to renew your car registration once a year. You will receive a reminder in the mail 30 days before the expiration date. Make sure to renew your registration in West Virginia before your registration expires. You have the option to renew it in person or you can renew your car registration in West Virginia by mail.
Renewing by mail:
Complete the registration renewal form you got sent to you in the mail. Make sure to also send your insurance information, personal property tax receipt and the renewal fee. The address you need to mail it to will be on the reminder notice.
If for whatever reason you never got a renewal notice, you can still renew by mail. Just send in a copy of your old car's registration, along with everything else required above.
Renewing in person:
- Find your nearest DMV office.
- Bring with you the renewal notice you got in the mail. Also be prepared to bring your insurance information, personal property tax receipt and the renewal fee.
- The fee to renew your registration is $30, as long as your car or truck does not weigh more than 800 pounds.