Auditor - Mall Service Center


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The Mall Service Center is located on the back side of the Miller Hill Mall between JC Penney and Essentia

Service Center Hours:
Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

The Service Center offers a fast "license tab renewal only" line. We have a one hour drop box if you would like to drop off your motor vehicle or DNR renewal and we will have them ready for you in an hour. Or if you prefer, we have a drop box where you can drop off your motor vehicle or DNR renewal and we will mail your new license tabs/plates/decals the next work day. You can also drop your property tax payments here as well.

Driver's Licenses

Obtaining Your Drivers License

You can obtain standard licenses, commercial (unless there is a hazardous waste material or school bus endorsement), provisional driver's licenses, instructions permits and identifications cards.

  • Services: Renew, change, or apply for duplicate licenses/permits/IDs. EDL/Real ID's
    EDL/ID has limited acceptance availability.
  • Identification: If you do not have a current driver's license, please bring a birth certificate and Social Security card to identify yourself. If you do not have those forms, other specific forms of identification will be required. If you lost your Minnesota driver's license and still live at the address shown on the license, identification is not required.
  • Related Services: These services are NOT provided by the Service Center (They are provided locally at the Driver's License Exam Station, 4602 Grand Avenue, Suite 990, Duluth, Minnesota 55807, (218) 216-0834).
    • Road Tests
    • Apply, renew, or change commercial driver's license with hazardous waste material endorsement
    • Apply for, renew or change commercial driver's license with a school bus endorsement
    • New Minnesota residents applying for their driver's license (a written test is required)
    • First time applicant services for drivers license/ID/permits
    • Enhanced Drivers License or Enhanced Identification Cards

Motor Vehicle/DNR Licenses

Title and register vehicles - new, used, and out of state; apply for duplicate titles or registration; apply for handicapped parking certificates; purchase or order special license plates (disability, personalized, collegiate, firefighter, critical habitat, limousine, van pool, ambulance, ARO/CB and various veteran's plates); report that a vehicle has been junked; report the sale of a vehicle when the buyer has not transferred the title. 
Any type of payment related to vehicle registration or titling can be made in the Service Center during regular business hours.
Possible required information:
Title, driver's license, license plate number, lien holder's name and address, odometer reading, engine number (motorcycles only).
Starting January 1st, 2016 every owner, when applying for motor vehicle or motorcycle registration, renewing their tabs, or transferring ownership, must provide information showing that the motor vehicle or motorcycle is covered by an insurance policy.  Owners will need to provide the following information under the new law:
 .  Name of insurance company
 .  Policy number
 .  Expiration date of the policy

See FAQ's under the Motor Vehicle/DNR Licenses Tab for detailed information.


Obtain Passport Applications and Passport Photographs
Services:  Provide passport application services, renewals of passports, and passport photographs.  Expedited processing, overnight mail, and forms available.
See FAQ's for detailed information.

Property Tax Payments

Ben Martin
Deputy Auditor
Service Center Manager