Tax Office

SB 876

Pursuant to Senate Bill 876 enacted by the 87th Legislature, Rockwall County is a “statutory” (not “willing”) county, meaning we will continue to process registration renewal for Rockwall County residents only, and we will continue to process titles for buyers, sellers, and lienholders who reside in Rockwall County only.


The waiver for Texas registration expiration and for title transfer penalties has expired. Motorists are subject to tickets for expired registration, sales tax penalties, and title transfer penalties.


Title work of any kind and out of state registrations cannot be processed after 4:30PM.

The Rockwall County Tax Office provides the following services:

Vehicle title transfers Vehicle and trailer registrations
Specialty license plates
Disability parking placards and plates
Texas Parks and Wildlife title transfers and renewals

Extended Hours of Operation - 2023

We offer extended hours, 8 am through 6 pm, on the third Wednesday of each month:
Wednesday, January 18, 2023
Wednesday, February 15, 2023
Wednesday, March 15, 2023
Wednesday, April 19, 2023
Wednesday, May 17, 2023
Wednesday, June 21, 2023
Wednesday, July 19, 2023
Wednesday, August 16, 2023
Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Wednesday, October 18, 2023
Wednesday, November 15, 2023
Wednesday, December 20, 2023

Property Taxes

As of October 1st, 2012, all Rockwall County property taxes and their collections will be handled by the Central Appraisal District. All Rockwall County residents should now only receive one tax bill with all entities listed.

SB 2 Sec 106 - Truth in Taxation - Tax Rate Information for past 5 years

TNT Information - Rockwall Central Appraisal District (

The Central Appraisal District is located at 841 Justin Road, Rockwall. (972) 771-2034