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Jeff Brown, License Commissioner

Jeff Brown
License Commissioner

The Office of the License Commissioner, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, provides the citizens of Tuscaloosa County with their license needs as regulated by the State of Alabama. The License Office is responsible for:

  • Applications for Alabama Certificates of Title
  • License Plates
  • Boat Registrations
  • Certain Manufactured Home Registrations
  • Driver License & Non-Driver ID Card Renewals & Duplicates
  • Issuance of Certain Business & Professional Licenses
  • Hunting & Fishing Licenses
  • Assessment & Collection of Ad Valorem Taxes
  • Collection of Casual Sales & Use Tax on Applicable Items

The following transactions must be processed at the Main Office; they cannot be processed at the Northport, Skyland and Vance locations:

  • Title Problems and/or Corrections
  • Abandoned Vehicle Titles
  • Surety Bond for Titles
  • Court Order Titles
  • Cancellation of Manufactured Home Titles
  • Temporary Tags
  • Vintage Vehicle Tags
  • Dealer Tags
  • Business Licenses
  • Apportioned Tags
  • Vance Only:  Driver license and non-driver ID renewals and duplicates are NOT available at Vance.

Attention:  Title applications will NOT be processed beginning 15 minutes prior to closing time.

General questions or comments should be sent to

Questions concerning boat or manufactured home registrations, or business, hunting or fishing licenses should be sent to

The Northport, Skyland and Vance Annexes do not receive mail.  The physical addresses listed for those offices are for location purposes only.  Regular mail should be sent to the post office box listed above.  Overnight packages (FedEx or UPS) should be sent to the Main Office physical address.

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Disclaimer: The information contained in this website is current as of March 4, 2015. It is not all-inclusive, and is only meant to provide general information regarding licensing and registration requirements in Tuscaloosa County. Please note that changes in the law and directives from the Alabama Department of Revenue can alter, negate or compound the requirements contained herein.


License Commissioner:

Jeff Brown


Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 20737
Tuscaloosa, AL 35402


General Inquiries
(205) 464-8233
Business License,
Hunting & Fishing License,
Boat & Manufactured Home Inquiries

(205) 464-8235


General Inquiries

Business License,
Hunting & Fishing License,
Boat & Manufactured Home Inquiries


(205) 750-0530



Main Office:

Tuscaloosa County License Department
2501 7th Street, Suite 100
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday

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Northport Office:

West End of Northport City Hall
(At the corner of Highway 82 and Highway 43)
3500 McFarland Blvd
Northport, AL 35476
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:25 p.m.
Monday through Friday

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Skyland Office:

Spiller Market Center
(Across from Wal-Mart)
1514 Skyland Boulevard East
Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday


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Vance Office:
Vance Annex

In the Vance Town Hall
(Off Tingle Tangle Rd, Near Wallace Tingle Park)
17710 Vance Municipal Dr
Vance, AL 35490
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to Noon & 1:00 p.m. to 4:25 p.m.
Monday through Friday
The Vance Office closes for lunch daily from noon until 1:00 p.m.

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County Courthouse

714 Greensboro Avenue
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
(205) 349-3870