New Alabama residents must obtain a driver’s license within 30 days of entering the state. Driver’s licenses are available from the driver’s license examiner’s office listed below. If you do not have a valid out-of-state license, you are required to take a written exam, road test and eye exam. The cost of a new license/renewal for Alabama state residents is $25. If you have a valid out-of-state driver’s license, you are only required to take the eye exam. The cost for the out-of-state transfer fee is $28 cash (NOTE: These requirements are for a regular Class D license only.)
You must bring:
• Current Driver’s License
• Social Security Card (name should match that of the Driver’s License)
• State-issued Birth Certificate or Passport
• If your name has changed, bring marriage certificate or divorce decree.
• Under 18, school enrollment documents
Driver’s License Examiner’s Office:
1040 Coliseum Blvd. | (334) 272-8868
101 East Tallassee St. | (334) 567-8871
165 West 5th St. | (334) 361-3741
Vehicle titles must be transferred and Alabama automobile license plates obtained within 30 days of establishing residency. You must go to the county Probate Office to transfer your plates.
For new residents to Alabama, you will need the following to transfer your tag:
• Your car
• The title or copy of the original title
• If it is a lien, the lien holder’s name, address and loan account number
• Bill of sale
• ID of person it is registered to
For new residents who have moved from another Alabama county and need to renew a license tag, you must provide one of the following:
• Renewal notice from previous Alabama county
• Previous year’s renewal notice from the previous Alabama county
• Title of the vehicle for which registration is provided
There is no length-of-residence requirement to vote in Montgomery, Autauga or Elmore counties. Voter registration must be completed at the County Courthouse 14 days before any election to vote in that election.
Online through the Secretary of State’s website: www.sos.state.al.us
Montgomery County: The County Administration Building, 100 S. Lawrence St., any public library or probate office. (334) 832-1215
Autauga County: The county courthouse in Prattville, the probate office or any public library. (334) 361-3713
Elmore County: The county courthouse in Wetumpka, the probate office or any public library. (334) 567-1150
Social Security Administration
For general information and services, visit SSA offices at 4344 Carmichael Road, Suite # 100, or call 1-866-593-0914 or 1-800-772-1213.
Utility & Cable Services
Alabama Power Company
244 Dexter Ave. | Montgomery
Central Alabama Electric Cooperative
P.O. Box 681570 | Prattville
Dixie Electric Cooperative
9100 Atlanta Hwy. | Montgomery
10613 Troy Hwy. | Pike Road
Alabama Gas Corporation (Alagasco)
235 Lee St. | Montgomery
163 East Main St. | Prattville
Southern Natural Gas Company
5070 Coosada Parkway | Elmore
Cook Road | Wetumpka, AL
Southeast Alabama Gas District
Pike Road | (800) 660-8683
To hookup Natural Gas, you’ll need to provide mailing address, street address, home and work phone numbers and Social Security number.
Montgomery Water Works & Sanitary Sewer Board
22 Bibb St. | Montgomery
To apply for new service, customers must complete a new service application and (1) bring a copy of the mortgage, lease or deed of purchase, (2) full name and picture identification for persons listed on the mortgage, deed or other proof of purchase, (3) Social Security numbers, (4) valid U.S. driver’s license or other identification.
Hookup is the following day and requires a deposit, $100 minimum, as security against future charges. This can be waived for residential customers who are active military personnel, have had a previous year of service or establish an automatic bank draft for monthly bill payment.
Wetumpka Water Works and Sewer Board
2909 Elmore Rd. | Wetumpka
A minimum of $50 deposit required.
Prattville Water Works Board
114 E. Main St. | Prattville
There is a $25 service fee, which can typically be billed with no deposit. Customers need to provide current and previous addresses, information on prior service and Social Security number.
3861 Grandview Rd. | (334) 285-3001
Provides for Grandview Pines area water and most of Millbrook’s sanitation needs.
Tri-Community Water System
2630 Main St. | (334) 285-4267
Provides water for areas south of Alabama Highway 14.
Elmore Water Authority
1633 AL-14 | (334) 285-6109
Services areas north of Alabama Highway 14 for water needs. Water service and distribution depend on the address.
Pike Road Water
Waste Disposal & Garbage Pick-Up
Montgomery Sanitation Department
Autauga Sanitation Department
Elmore Sanitation Department
Millbrook: Depending on location, contact either:
Montgomery Waste Management (334) 265-8542
Advanced Disposal (Elmore Co)
1303 Washington Blvd., Tallassee
City of Montgomery Recycling
Millbrook Recycling Commission (334) 285-3653
Prattville Recycling Center
122 Ridgewood Rd. | (334) 361-3611
Center accepts aluminum, paper, plastic, glass and cardboard.
Wetumpka Recycle Center
205 E. Charles Ave. | (334) 567-1334
Providing service to Montgomery and Prattville including Maxwell & Gunter Air Force Bases
(334) 356-1000 | www.wowway.com
Providing service to: Wetumpka, Millbrook, Tallassee, Military Bases, Greenville, Fort Deposit
3996 US Hwy 231 | Wetumpka