Treasurer

Title Name Phone E-mail
Treasurer Mary Yarnall (406) 822-3529 myarnall@co.mineral.mt.us
Deputy Treasurer Shirley Iwata (406) 822-3530 shirleyi@co.mineral.mt.us
Tax & Title Clerk Claudia Boyer (406) 822-3533 cboyer@co.mineral.mt.us

Mineral County Treasurer’s Office handles the money of the county, collects property taxes, processes motor vehicle transactions and sells driver’s license receipts.

Please select the service area you would like more information for from the sections below:

Motor Vehicles

Title Transfers

Montana Title Transfers
All sellers must have signed the title in front of a notary in order for the title to be transferred.  If a lien is showing on the title, a lien release is needed.  Driver’s license or government issued ID is required to process a title transfer and registration.

Out of State Title Transfers
If you have the title, it must be signed by all sellers and notarized, if it is required by the issuing state.

Title Transfers for New Montana Residents
If the title is being held by a lien holder, it will need to be requested and sent to our office to transfer your title from another state to Montana.  Your current out of state registration and lien holder information will be needed in order to process this request.  The form to request the title be sent to our office can be found here or can be obtained in our office.  Driver’s license or government issued ID and proof of residency in Mineral County is required to process a title transfer and registration for new residents.  If needed, a 40 day TRP can be issued for $3.

Fees

CARS AND TRUCKS (1 TON & UNDER)

  • 0 to 4 Years           $300.00 +
  • 5 to 10 Years           $125.00 to $300.00
  • 11 Years +              $65.00 to $125.00
  • PERM for 11 Years +   Fees will vary

MOTORHOMES

  • 0 to 2 Years           $307.50
  • 3 to 4 Years           $249.25
  • 5 to 7 Years           $157.50
  • 8 Years +              $122.50
  • PERM (11 Years +)  $262.50

BOATS (Permanent Registration)

  • 10’ – <16’               $75.50
  • 16’ – <19’              $135.50
  • 19’ +                    $305.50

TRAILERS (Permanent Registration)

  • Under 6000 lbs        $86.25
  • 6000 lbs +             $173.25

TRAVEL TRAILERS (Permanent Registration)

  • Under 16’                $97.00
  • Over 16’                $177.00

SNOWMOBILE

  • $70.50

MOTORCYCLE/ATV (Permanent Registration)

  • Street Legal Only      $97.25
  • Off Highway Only      $81.25
  • Street Legal/Off Hwy $155.50

Specialty or Personalized Plates have additional charges.

Vehicle Registration Renewal

You may renew your vehicle registration in our office, through the mail, by phone or by visiting Montana’s Motor Vehicle Division Vehicle Registration Renewal Service.

Temporary Registration Permits

A Temporary Registration Permit (TRP) can be issued on any newly purchased vehicle or on an out-of-state vehicle where the title is being held by the lien holder.  A TRP is valid for 40 days from the date of issuance and only one TRP may be issued per vehicle purchase.

Newly Purchased Vehicles:

  • Montana Resident – $3.00 (charged at time of title and registration transaction)
  • Out of State Resident – $8.00 (due at time of TRP issuance)

A Bill of Sale or Title with a verifiable VIN and photo ID is required in order for a TRP to be issued.

Out of State Title Transfers:
A 40 day TRP may be issued to a new Montana resident whose title is being held by their lien holder.  There is a $3.00 fee due at the time of TRP issuance.

Driver’s Licensing and ID Cards

Driver’s Licenses and ID cards can be issued in Mineral County every 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at the Mineral County Courthouse in Superior.

Appointments are required for renewals, out-of-state driver’s license transfers, identification cards, replacements, knowledge exams, and driving tests.  Appointments can be made by calling 1-866-450-8034 or by visiting https://dojmt.gov/driving/appointment-scheduling/

For general information and requirements for obtaining or renewing a Montana Driver’s License or ID card, please visit: https://dojmt.gov/driving/

You will need to pay your fee at the Treasurer’s Office prior to your appointment.

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Title & Registration Bureau

1003 Buckskin Drive
Deer Lodge, MT 59722
Phone: 406-444-3661
Fax: 406-846-6039

Mineral County Tax Information

The Treasurer’s Office provides services to you relating to billing and collection of real estate, personal property and mobile home taxes.

Mineral County collects taxes for many jurisdictions it has no authority over, including the Town of Superior and Town of Alberton, school districts, fire districts, and other service districts. If you have a specific question regarding your tax bill, it’s important for you to call the appropriate jurisdiction for answers to your questions.

Tax Billing and Due Dates

Real Estate Taxes

  • Mailed mid-October of each year
  • 1st half due: November 30th
  • 2nd half due: May 31st

Mobile Home Taxes

  • Mailed mid-April of each year
  • 1st half due: May 31st
  • 2nd half due: November 30th

Personal Property Taxes

  • Mailed mid-June of each year
  • Due: July 31st

Mail Payment to:
Mineral County Treasurer
PO Box 100
Superior, Montana 59872

Mail must be post-marked on or before the due dates shown above to avoid penalty and interest fees.

You may visit the Mineral County Tax Search to view billing detail and history, amount due, and property information.

Payments can be made in person at the Mineral County Courthouse, by mail, over the phone or online through Official Payments.  You will need to know your Tax Payer ID to complete the transaction online.  Please note that there is an additional 3% fee to pay through the website.

For questions regarding the assessment or appraisal of your property, please contact the Department of Revenue in St. Regis.

Department of Revenue
432 MT Hwy 135
St. Regis, MT 59866
Phone: 406-649-6660

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