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319 N Maple St.
Suite 121
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Phone: (615) 898-7800
Fax: (615) 898-7830

205 I St.
Smyrna, TN 37167
Phone: (615) 459-9692
Fax: (615) 355-4118

New Location:

Eagleville City Hall
108 S. Main St
Eagleville, TN 37060
(615) 274-2922

Hours of Operation

8:00-4:00 Monday-Thursday
8:00-5:00 Friday

Open the first working
day of each week,
(one day per week)
Office building closing one hour for lunch 12pm-1pm

We accept:

*No out of state checks

**Please note that if you choose to use any of the cards listed above, a service charge of 2.25% plus .25 cents will apply to the total charge. This service fee is administered through a third party and Rutherford County Clerk does not receive these fees.


Disabled License Plate and/or Placard



Disabled drivers may apply for Disabled Person License Plates or disabled person permanent placards.

  • To obtain a Disabled Person License Plate, the disabled person must be the titled owner of vehicle.

  • Disabled passengers may apply for placards but not plates. Disabled passenger does not have to be a titled owner of vehicle to obtain a placard.

  • Persons eligible for a Disabled License Plate and/or Placard:

    • Person or passenger confined to a wheelchair.

    • Person or passenger able to walk only with difficulty or uncertainty

    • Person or passenger with vision of not more than 20/200 with corrective lenses.

  • Placards are personal to the disabled driver or passenger and may be used on any vehicle in which they are riding/driving.

  • Anyone who is disabled and files an Application for Disabled Person License Plate and/or Placard in the Office of the Rutherford County Clerk may purchase a Disabled Person Placard.

  • Temporary disabled person placards are also available for those with a temporary handicapping condition for the estimated duration of the condition, up to a maximum of six months. The temporary placard may be re-issued one time only.


Person eligible for a Disabled Person License Plate or Placard must submit the following:

Application for Disabled Person License Plate and/or Placard
Please Note: The disabled person and their physician must complete this application.


Permanent Placard - $21.50
Permanent Placard Renewal - $3.00 (Renewed every two years – Free if permanently confined to a wheelchair.)
Temporary Placard - $10.00 Temporary Placard – Re-issued - $10.00
Replacement Placard - $2.00
Disabled Person License Plates - $76.50
Disabled Person License Plates and placards – Free if permanently and totally confined to a wheel chair.


If you have any questions or comments please e-mail