Canton license tag agency to close

DMV reviewing applications for new area agency
Jun 21, 2014

RALEIGH — The Canton license plate agency located on Champion Drive will close at the end of businessFriday, June 27, due to the expiration of the agency’s contract with the N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles.

The Division is reviewing applications to determine the operator and location of a new area LPA. Routinely, it takes about four months to establish a new agency.

Until a new agency can be established, nearby vehicle registration services are available at the following locations:

Asheville, 85 Tunnel Road, Suite 16B, (828) 252-8526

Hendersonville, 145 Four Seasons Mall, (828) 692-0648

Pisgah Forest, 69 New Hendersonville Hwy., Suite 8, (828) 883-3251

Marshall, 133 S. Main St., Suite 102, (828) 649-3528

Waynesville, 80 Waynesville Plaza, (828) 452-1577

LPAs offer vehicle registration services and title transactions, as well as vehicle license plate renewals, replacement tags and duplicate registrations. Currently, about 120 license plate agencies operate across North Carolina.