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News Release

Contact: Kimberly J. Evans
555 Wright Way
Carson City, Nevada 89711
Office: (775) 684-4554
Pager: (775) 861-5897

NEWS FROM: Motor Vehicles 99-161


DMV&PS Clarifies Governor's 30-Day Grace Period on Vehicle Registrations

Grace period applies only to customers who have submitted renewal and are waiting for their vehicle tags.


The Department of Motor Vehicles and Public Safety's Motor Vehicle Branch is providing the following clarification of the recent announcement by Governor Guinn of the 30-day grace period for Registration renewals:

The 30-day grace period is applicable for:

The 30-day grace period is not applicable for:

Penalties and late fees mandated by Nevada statutes will be enforced for customers in the "not applicable" category. For questions regarding the 30-day grace period, please call the statewide DMV hot line phone number at 1-877-DMV-STATE.