Rapid Renewal (Auto Registration)

The Rapid Renewal service is designed to be a single seamless web transaction for citizens to pay their excise tax and state registration fees without visiting their state or local government offices.

Service Benefits

  • InforME has been processing electronic payments for Maine state and local government since 1999
  • InforME services have oversight by the InforME board, with municipal representation
  • Offer credit card payments securely and safely – InforME is CyberTrust certified, the industry gold standard for security, and PCI/DSS compliant
  • Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Participating municipalities receive their excise tax dollars in a daily batch
  • Payment can be made by Credit Card or E-Check
  • Municipalities can choose to absorb the payment processing fee or pass it on to the end user
  • No merchant account needed
  • InforME provides customer service via phone, email, and live chat
  • Registration and stickers are fulfilled by the Bureau of Motor Vehicles
  • Municipal staff members have access to an administrative site for the service to view reports, update individual records and download transaction information in order to update their electronic registration vendor software
  • When the transaction is complete, the customer receives a printable temporary registration. This temporary registration is good for 21 days and is an acceptable form of documentation until the customers receives their physical registration and stickers from the BMV

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