Reminder: RTS Release 9.0 Deployment

Texas Department of Motor Vehicles


Good morning,

Reminder, over the weekend of January 2, 2018, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will update the Registration and Title System (RTS) and Internet Vehicle Title and Registration Service (IVTRS) with Release 9.0 that contains the content summarized below.    

Legislative Changes

  • Voluntary Contributions
  • Package Delivery License Plates

Non-Legislative Changes

  • Search by Owner from Inactive and Archived records
  • Antique License Plate Expiration Dates Staggered
  • Annual Plate Change Reminder


New Specialty License Plates

  • The Eastern Star, Ducks Unlimited (Three Dogs), Colorado School of Mines, and Carbon Fiber 

If you would like to speak to a Service Desk representative, please call us at 512-465-4010 or toll free at 1-877-933-2020. The Service Desk is available from 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM CDT, Monday through Friday. You may also send email to:

Best regards,

TxDMV Service Desk
Texas Department of Motor Vehicles
IT Services Division
3800 Jackson Ave
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 465-4010
(877) 933-2020