Office Hours

8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday - Friday
On 2nd Thursday of the month
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Titles and Credit Cards will not be issued after 4:45 pm.


The County Treasurer is located on the first floor, west side of the Platte County Courthouse building on 14th Street in Columbus NE.




2610 14th Street
Columbus, NE 68601



Tax Sales

Nebraska Taxes Online

C.D.L. Manuals

Nebraska Driver License Manuals

Boating Guide

Specialty license plate applications

Treasurer FAQ

Titles and Registration

Title Information

Unclaimed Property
State Treasurer

Unclaimed Property Form

Unclaimed Property FAQ

Boating Registrations

Property Tax Payment Information

Nebraska Click DMV

Tax Levy Information

To help keep everyone safe from COVID-19 please don’t come in if you have symptoms please stay home.  A few changes happening in efforts to keep people safe.  Thank you for your understanding.

Business Process Change

Our goal is to serve our customers safely and efficiently.

Due to changing circumstances, we are limiting our person to person interactions.  At this time we are requesting all business transactions be handled online, in our drop box or mail.  If you MUST come to the Treasurer’s Office, starting on March 20, 2020, you will need to schedule an appointment call 402 563-4913

Please use online services for Motor Vehicle renewals and Driver’s License renewal/changes if able.  You may access services online.  Here is the link for your convenience.

Motor Vehicle, Driver’s License, and Boat:  Renewals, change

Personal Property or Real Estate Taxes

Platte County Web Page

If you have ANY questions regarding a transaction that usually involves person to person interaction, please CALL 402 563-4913.  We will gladly assist you over the phone.

For registering new vehicle purchase CALL 402 563-4913 to schedule an appointment.

Please either mail in payment for vehicle renewals and real estate taxes or use the drop box.  We will mail out all processed paper work. Include a valid phone number so we can reach you if we have questions.

Again thank you for your patience and understanding.

Treasurer staff

Jenny Reppert


Patti Renken

Deputy Treasurer


  • To collect all revenues for the County
  • To bill and collect all real estate and personal taxes in the County
  • Register all motor vehicles with tax situs in the County
  • To issue driver licenses, C.D.L.'s, learner permits, I.D. cards, school permits, etc.
  • To disburse collections to the proper political subdivisions
  • Boat Registration
  • Snowmobile Registration