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The Admin Building is undergoing remodeling. The main entrance will be closed. Please enter through the North door for all business.

Recreational Vehicle Registrations

The Recorders office handles the registration and renewals of boats, snowmobiles, and ATVs. Boats are licensed for a three (3) year period. Snowmobiles and ATVs are licensed for a one-year period.

Title Application    Bill of Sale

ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Registration and Title

To register a recreational vehicle or vessel a receipt, bill of sale or satisfactory evidence of sales or use tax payment must be provided.


Boat Registration and Title

New and/or transferred recreational vehicles and vessels are registered in Clinton County by the Recorder's Office. Boat registrations expire on April 30th, every three (3) years. Boat fees are based on the length of the boat. All boats over 17 feet in length must have a title. Boats with a lien must be titled. Use tax is now collected on casual sales.

ATV and Snowmobile Registration and Title

ATV and snowmobile registration expires on December 31 of each year. Both vehicles must have a title. Use tax is now collected on casual sales.

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1900 N. 3rd St.
Clinton, IA 52732
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8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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