Lakeland Government Offices (State, County, and Local)

I’ve started collecting all the Florida government links needed by a Lakeland resident. All the locations are mapped and office hours, phone numbers, etc. are accurate as of today. This entry will be updated often and a link to the latest information will be added to the Lakeland Government sidebar.


Drivers License
3249 Lakeland Hills Boulevard 33805-2299 (map)
(863) 499-2323
Tues-Fri 7:30am-6pm
Make an Appointment Online
Renew or Change Your Address online

Motor Vehicle Services (County Tax Collector)
(For your car license plate.)
930 East Parker, RM 261 33801 (map)
(863) 499-2351
Mon-Fri. 8:00 – 5:00
Make sure you have Florida proof of insurance first!
And, yes, Floida does have Specialty License Plates and you can check online to see if your personalized plate is available.
If you’ve sold your vehicle there’s a form…

Voter Registration
You can do this when you get your drivers license or online.

Disaster Information
General Public Informationproactive and after the storm
Polk County Evacuation Routes (pdf)

NOAA Weather Radio County by County Coverage

As of March 11, 2007 the SAME code for Lakeland is: 012105. We’re under frequency 162.550 at station Call Sign KHB32.