The Gallatin County Motor Vehicle Office in Bozeman announced they will be closed to the public until further notice due to exposure to COVID-19. The sudden closure was announced on Friday morning.

The closure only applies to the Motor Vehicle Office that is located in the Courthouse in downtown Bozeman. The rest of the building is still open to the public. See the announcement from the Gallatin County Government Facebook page below.

Due to COVID-19 exposure, the Gallatin County Motor Vehicle Office in the Courthouse in downtown Bozeman will be CLOSED...

Posted by Gallatin County Government on Friday, October 9, 2020

If you need to get your vehicle titled or registered here are some options for you:

  • You can go to the Belgrade Office. They are open to walk-in traffic Mondays through Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 312 West Main
  • If you have recently purchased a vehicle from a dealership you have an automatic 90-day extension to title and register your vehicle. All renewals also have an additional 30 day grace period past the stated expiration. These new policies were implemented because of COVID-19.
  • You can complete renewals online here.
  • If you have any additional questions you can email their office at

Remember, the Gallatin County Motor Vehicle Office does NOT process Montana Drivers' Licenses, road testing, VIN inspections, and other related services. Those services are available at the Gallatin County Driver's License Office located at 2005 Gilkerson Dr. #B, Bozeman, MT (off of Griffin Drive).

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