Welcome to Pierce County!

You’re a new resident of beautiful Pierce County — congratulations! But now there are some important tasks to take care of. Updating personal information is essential in order to become a productive part of your community. Listed below are some of the critical assignments for new residency.

Register to Vote in your County

Get involved in your local laws and government. Register online, by mail, or call for assistance until eight days before an election.
sos.wa.gov/elections

Get Your Furry Friend a Pierce County License

Believe it or not, your pet is considered a member of the community too! Please register your pet as soon as possible after you’ve moved into the County. You can register online or call.
piercecountywa.gov

Learn Your Public Transportation Options

People are definitely going places in Pierce County, and not just with their own vehicle. Look into Pierce Transit, local taxi options and Sea-Tac Airport.
piercetransit.org
portofseattle.org

Update Your Driver’s License

This is possibly the most urgent on the list of things to take care of during a new move. Visit your local DMV within ten days of moving to update your personal information with your new Pierce County address. Be sure to follow County safety regulations.

Need more information? Check out details online.
dol.wa.gov

By Nicole Benson