Shawnee County Treasurer

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Awesome Q

Awesome Q eliminates the long lines of standing for service by easily allowing the taxpayer to access the electronic wait system by your cell phone, computer, or the touch-screen kiosks located at either office to enter Into a virtual, mobile line. Taxpayers can opt to receive a text shortly before their turn arrives!

Kansas Property Tax Payment

Pay Property Taxes Online

Motor Vehicle Renewal

Click for Detailed instructions

Services and Responsibilities

  • Collects all property taxes for Shawnee County.
  • Distributes property tax monies to state and other tax districts.
  • Serves as bank for the county government
  • Operates the County's motor Vehicle department for the State of Kansas.
  • Allows for accountable flow of tax funds to departments providing public services.
  • The treasurer's office attempts to collect more than 73,000 property tax statements every year.
  • The Office also completes more than 200,000 motor vehicle transactions annually.

Courthouse Location

Courthouse location and mailing address
200 SE 7th - Room 101
Topeka, Kansas 66603

Motor Vehicle Annex Location

Shawnee County Motor Vehicle Annex - No mail delivery
5938 SW 17th Street Suite 500
Topeka, Kansas 66604


Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Last business day of the month 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
There will be no processing of title work after 4:00 pm every day.
Commercial vehicles are not processed on Monday or Friday and the last business day of the month.

NOTICE: There is a $3 Renewal fee and a $5 New Title fee charged for all
walk-in transactions.


Courthouse Property Taxes 785.251.5416
Courthouse Motor Vehicle 785.251.5415

Driver’s Licenses

If you are interested in getting your driver’s license, please call the State Driver’s License office at 785.266.7380.