New License Plate Agency to Open in Forsyth County


Agency replaces office that closed in 2019

RALEIGH – The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles will open a new license plate agency, or LPA, on Tuesday in Forsyth County.

The agency will be located at 145 Bethania Street in Rural Hall.

The LPA will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, except on state holidays. The town of Rural Hall will be the LPA’s operator.

The new agency replaces a previous agency in Rural Hall that closed in August 2019.

LPAs offer vehicle registration services and title transactions, as well as vehicle license plate renewals, replacement tags and duplicate registrations. Currently, there are 127 license plate agencies operating across North Carolina. To contact the LPA, call 336-642-9016.

Services such as property tax payments and registration renewals can be completed online at

Author: Margaret Beveridge