Jackson County Welcomes BRAC Families

On behalf of Jackson County we would like to extend a warm welcome to BRAC families.
We hope you will choose Jackson County as your next home. If we can be of
assistance to you as you establish residency here please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Jackson County Probate Judge's Office
Jackson County Courthouse
102 East Laurel Street, Suite 11
Scottsboro, AL 35768

Driver's Licenses

Renewals - $23
New License - $23
I.D. Cards - $8
Duplicates -$18
CDL (after passing test) - $38-$48
Name or Address Change - $18

If you are testing for Driver's License, permit or new ID card - you must visit the Driver's License Examiners Office FIRST. It is located at:
102 E. Laurel Street(Courthouse)
Phone: 256-259-6693.

If you are born before April 1954, the vessel license may be added to license for $5 without testing. All others must pass the vessel test at the examiner's office at 409 South Broad Street.
CDL Testing Examiner's Office
1115A Church Street
Huntsville, AL 35801
Phone: 256-539-0681

License Requirements:

Conservation (Hunting & Fishing)
Driver's License or if non-driver, 2 other proofs of residency. It is not necessary to buy a license if you are over age 65 and have proof of Alabama residency. Non-residents over age 65 must purchase a non-resident license.

Marriage Licenses
Name of husband and wife
Date of marriage
Self addressed/stamped envelope $3.00
Over 18 - Driver's License or certified Birth Certificate
Under 18 - Both sets of parents must be present with ID's

Boating Licenses
Last year's registration if boat is in your name. If just purchased, prior registration receipt, notarized bill of sale and the title (if out of state).
Online Boat Safety Course and Certification: www.boat-ed.com
Lost Boat Course Certificate call 334-242-3683
New Boats:
Owner has 72 hours or 3 working days from date of Bill of Sale before purchasing a decal or registering the vessel.
Vessel License:
Owner has 30 days from date of purchase to take Vessel Test.
Boat taxes 334-242-1490

Jackson County Revenue Commissioner's Office
Jackson County Courthouse
102 East Laurel Street, Suite 47
Scottsboro, AL 35768

Mapping & Appraisal - Office: 256-574-9390 / Fax: 256-574-9225
Real Estate - Office: 256-574-9270 / Fax: 256-574-9267
Tags & Titles - Office: 256-574-9260 / Fax: 256-9267





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The Chamber in Jackson County continues its main role as an active leader and facilitator in bringing together the resources of Jackson County agencies and organizations to promote cooperation, credibility, and communication while providing the means of quality growth in the community. The main focus will always be towards the small businesses of Jackson County.

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We're located on East Willow Street in the heart of Scottsboro, AL

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Phone:  256-259-5500
Toll Free:  1-800-259-5508
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