All new residents of North Carolina are required to purchase license plates upon establishing residency.
Liability insurance is required on all vehicles and a certificate of insurance from the insurer must be presented with the application for license.
You may register your car and purchase plates at the DMV office located at 811 North Madison Blvd., Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call (336) 597-4809.
All driving residents are required to have a North Carolina Driver's License, which may be obtained at the Department of Motor Vehicles. Applicants must take the oral or written examination and are subject to a driving test. At the time of renewal, drivers are required to take the eye exam and road sign test.
Contact the DMV for information on Class A and B driver's licenses. You are required to have your address changed within 60 days. For more information, call the DMV at (336) 597-5636.
A license is required to operate a mini-bike on public streets and highways. Operators must be at least 16 years old.
A marriage license is valid for 60 days after the issue date. There is no waiting period. The couple must present a certified copy of their birth certificates and show their driver's licenses or Social Security cards.
If either person has been divorced, they must present a copy of the judgment. If either party is under 18, their parents are required to sign the marriage license.
The license may be obtained at the Register of Deeds Office at Person County Court House, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call (336) 597-7221.
Person County Library
319 South Main Street
Monday through Thursday: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Uptown Roxboro Post Office
1234 North Main Street
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed Saturday and Sunday
724 Gentry Ridge Road
425 Long Avenue
|Person High School
1010 Ridge Road
401 Bethel Hill School Road
10026 Hurdle Mills Road
3856 Semora Road
7910 Burlington Road
214 Park Street
|Southern Middle School
209 Southern Middle School Road
404 South Morgan Street
599 NEals Store Road
295 Helena Moriah Road
1795 Mount Harmony Church Road
|Northern Middle School
1935 Carver Drive
|Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation
|Water & Sewer
Public Service Co. of NC
Social Security Administration
3004 Tower Blvd.
To become a registered voter, you must be:
For more information, call the Person County Board of Elections at (336) 597-1727 or visit the office at 331 South Morgan Street.
Before building or remodeling a home or business, you must obtain a permit from the Person County Inspections Department. The Inspections Office is located at 325 South Morgan Street. Office hours are Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. You can also reach them at (336) 597-0570.