Motor Vehicle Payments

Payment Options

Payment options are available to you when paying your Hardin County Motor Vehicle Renewal Registration. 

  • Online or by telephone at 641-939-8226:
  • By mail:
    • Payment with Renewal Notice can be mailed to:
      Hardin County Treasurer
      P.O. 391
      Eldora, IA 50627

      Make the check payable to: Hardin County Treasurer.
  • In person:
    • In addition to cash or checks, credit and debit cards are accepted (fees apply to cards). To pay in person, come to:
      Hardin County Courthouse.
      1215 Edgington Avenue
      Eldora, IA 50627
  • Drop box
    • Payment by drop box after hours can be made at the Hardin County Courthouse. The drop box is temporarily located at the sidewalk of the east side entrance of the courthouse.
    • When paying by mail or drop box, always use a check.

Choosing Best Form of Payment

Please choose a manner and method of payment that will be convenient for you and will give you the best assurance that your payment will be timely. If you choose to mail your payment, make sure that you have the proper U.S. Postal Service postmark.

Applicable Service Delivery Fees

Payment Type In Person Online
Cash No Fee Not Accepted
Check/Electronic Check No Fee $0.25 per transaction
Credit Card 2.25% 2.25%
Debit Card $2 per transaction Not Accepted