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 - 2022

We offer extended hours, 8 am through 6 pm, on the third Wednesday of each month:
Wednesday, January 19, 2022
Wednesday, February 16, 2022
Wednesday, March 16, 2022
Wednesday, April 20, 2022
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Wednesday, July 20, 2022
Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Wednesday, October 19, 2022
Wednesday, November 16, 2022
Wednesday, December 21, 2022

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