Online Renewals


Welcome to the Polk County Recorder’s Office Online Renewal Website.  If you received a letter from our office you can renew online. Click on one of the following options to continue:



ATV/ORM/ORV/SNOWMOBILE - All current registrations will expire on Wednesday, December 31st, 2021.
BOATS - All boat registrations expired on 04/30/2020. The 2020 renewal period for boats began January 1st, 2020. 

Online renewals will be processed and mailed to you within 5 - 7 business days of your online payment unless unusual circumstances exist.


All online renewals are subject to a Convenience Service Fee that is in addition to the standard renewal and postage and handling fees. Service fees are based on the total renewal price and are NON-REFUNDABLE. The cost of your service fee will appear on the screen before you submit payment. This fee will be assessed to all online transactions. 


Payments for online renewals can be made with Visa, Master and Discover cards.

We are open to the public 8:00am - 4:30pm Monday thru Friday. Passports are by appointment only. Call 515-286-3160 with any questions or to set up an appointment.