Rockdale County, Ga Office of the Tax Commissioner

Due to a State systems outage, the Rockdale County Tax Commissioner’s Office will close at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 24. This outage is a statewide issue, affecting all tax offices, and impacts in-person services, e-Services, Georgia Trucking Portal, and all self-service tag kiosks. We apologize for the inconvenience and service disruption while the issue is being resolved.


November 25 & November 26

Closed in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday

In an effort to minimize the spread of the Coronavirus in our community, masks are required, and a maximum of 6 people are allowed, in our lobby.

Renew quickly at any Georgia MVD Self Service Kiosk, including at Kroger in Conyers Square. Click here for kiosk locations.

Find an emissions testing center here. Emissions tests are required for 1997 - 2018 model year gasoline-powered cars or light-duty trucks.

Portrait of the Rockdale County Tax Commissioner - Tisa Smart-Washington
Great Seal of Rockdale County, GA Tisa Smart-Washington
Tax Commissioner
Rockdale County, GA
Property Tax

Rockdale County - GA makes every effort to produce and publish the most accurate information possible; however, this material may be slightly dated which would have an impact on its accuracy. Any errors or omissions should be reported for investigation.


Motor Vehicles

A motor vehicle must be registered within 30 days of purchase. For new residents, a motor vehicle must be registered and a Georgia driver's license obtained within 30 days of moving to Georgia.


Meet Your Tax Commissioner

My name is Tisa Smart-Washington and I am honored to be your Tax Commissioner. My staff and I are dedicated to providing exceptional service to the citizens of Rockdale County. We are here to serve you.


Apply for Exemption

To qualify for a homestead exemption, you must own and be occupying your personal residence as of January 1. By state law, your homestead becomes your legal residence for all purposes in the state of Georgia, including vehicle registration and voting. You may qualify for only one homestead exemption in the state.