Welcome to Lucas County, IA Treasurer
Experience The Convenience Pay Online!

 >>Pay Property Taxes

>>Pay Your Vehicle tags

Accepted On-Line Payment Methods-eCheck, Discover, MasterCard and Visa are accepted for Internet transactions.
Vehicle Renewals:

If your vehicle registration is delinquent, the vehicle does not qualify for online renewal. Half year license and apportioned vehicles are not eligible for online renewal at this time. ( This is an enhancement that will be available in the future!!)

Property Taxes:

Tax Sale Redemptions need to be completed in the Treasurer’s Office.  Advance property tax payments can be made but these need to be made in our office as well.  Please contact us at 641-774-5213 for assistance.

Drivers Licenses:

Drivers License fees can be paid by either check, credit/debit card, or cash.


Office Hours

  • Office Hours: 8:00 - 4:00  Monday- Friday
  • Driver License: 8:00-3:30 Monday-Friday
  • Car Drives: 8:30 - 3:00 Tuesday by Appointment
  • Motorcycle Skills Test: 1:30 on Mondays-weather permitting--requires the use of minimum personal protective gear:  DOT approved Helmet, Long pants, Shoes--no sandals.
Contact Information

  • Phone: 641-774-5213
  • Fax: 641-774-0428
  • Email: bakerp@lucasco.org
  • Email Motor Vehicle: tirving@lucasco.org
  • Real Estate Information: lucas.iowaassessors.com
  • Office Staff:
  • Deputy Treasurer - Toni Irving
  • Deputy Treasurer - Ellen Werts
  • Motor Vehicle Clerk - Hanna Gwinn
  • Clerk - Kim Cain
 Our Location:

Treasurer’s Office
916 Braden Ave
Chariton, Iowa  50049

Handicap Accessible on South Side of Courthouse-Office on 2nd Floor

2013 Holiday Schedule


Closed July 4th & 5th 2013--4th of July

 Closed September 2, 2013--Labor Day

Closed Nov 11, 2013--Veterans Day

Closed Nov 28 & 29, 2013--Thanksgiving

Closed Dec 24 at Noon & 25, 2013--Christmas



Phyllis Baker
9,223 - 84

Welcome to Lucas County.

The treasurers’ office is responsible for the collection of property tax, processing titles and registration of motor vehicles, and the issuance of Iowa Drivers Licenses.

We hope that having the ability to make payment online, to download forms, and to obtain information will make it more convenient for you.
Please visit us again!!!!,

Phyllis Baker
Lucas County Treasurer