Temporary Motor Vehicle Permits
Purchasing temporary permits for motor vehicles in Douglas County, Kansas.
60-day permits can ONLY be issued on newly purchased vehicles. New owner's name MUST be assigned on the back of the title. These permits are valid only for the first 60 days of ownership. Only one 60-day permit can be issued to any person per vehicle sale. The date of sale is the legal date of purchase, which is used to determine the expiration date of permit. Proof of insurance coverage must be provided for the vehicle. Permit cost is $8.00 or $10.00 depending on location.
60-day permits can also be obtained with an Electronic Sales Agreement Form (PDF format; external), Electronic POA Form (PDF format; external) & sellers registration receipt showing they have an E-Title.
1-day permits are valid ONLY to take a vehicle from where it is currently parked, to the vehicle inspection station and back again. These same day use permits are NOT valid to move the vehicle for ANY other reason. The permit can be purchased at any Tag Office location for $1.00. Title and proof of insurance must be provided for the vehicle.