Vehicle Registration


The Bayfield County Sheriff's Office is available to register vehicles Tuesday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. You will need to bring the Certificate of Title that has been completed and signed by the seller along with a lien release for each lien listed on the title. You will also need to bring your Wisconsin driver's license or your Social Security Card. For more information about documentation requirements or fees, please call 715-373-6300. To legally operate your vehicle you must display a permanent or temporary plate within two business days of purchase.

To renew / reinstate your Wisconsin driver's license, or to renew your license plates, please use the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (DOT) website.


All Titles will be $69.50.

Vehicle Registration Fees

Light Truck (4,500 pounds)$75
Light Truck (6,000 pounds)$84
Light Truck (8,000 pounds)$106

*There is also 5.5% sales tax on the purchase price.

Counter Fees

Certificate of Title$16.65

Other Local Registration Locations