Temporary Same Day Service Hour Changes at Kernan
Due to staffing shortages beyond our control at the Kernan branch, customers will not be permitted to “Join the Line” or walk in for same day service after 2 p.m. each day. This change is effective through Friday, Jan. 15th. Customers who are not already in queue after 2 p.m. should visit another location or return the following business day at 8:30 a.m.
Anyone who is in queue prior to 2 p.m. will be served that day, and all daily appointments will be honored.
“Join the Line” same-day service is now available at all branches. Look on the appointment page for any location for the “Same Day” button after entering your mobile number to “Join the Line. The “same day” line opens each morning at 8:30 a.m. and will remain open until the branch reaches capacity for that day.
You can also visit any location as a walk-in for same day service. Although you may experience a wait, you will receive text message updates about your place in line. We ask that you wait somewhere other than inside the branch until you are approaching the front of the line. You will be alerted via text when you should proceed to the branch.
6/16 Update: All branches are open to serve customers by appointment only. Beginning on June 18th, road tests are offered at Gateway Tuesday through Thursday. Please click here to select a branch location and make an appointment. If you do not see an available appointment for your service type, please check back the following day. Appointments are released by the system 60 days in advance at 8 a.m. If the 60th day from today falls on a holiday or a weekend, please check back on the next availbale business day. If you have questions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be patient as we provide service in a manner to keep both our customers and employees healthy.
The following precautions will be taken to keep employees and customers safe:
- Customers and staff will be required to wear face masks. Customers will not be permitted to enter without a face mask.
- Tape will be placed on the floor in front of each work station to indicate where the customers should stand in order to maintain 6 feet between the clerk and the customer.
- Customers should not to arrive prior to their appointment time and will be asked to wait outside or in their vehicles if they do.
- Customers without an appointment will not be allowed to enter, and only the customer being served will be allowed in with the exception of minors with parents.
Q: I renewed my tag online 2-3 weeks ago and still have not received my renewal in the mail. What is the status of my order?
A: If you requested an address or insurance change with your renewal, your order must be manually processed. Due to high mail volume, our manual processing time is currently two to three weeks. If you did not request any changes or it has been more than 4 weeks since you processed your order with changes, then it has likely been lost in transit and you should complete this form to receive a replacement decal at no cost.
Q: Every time I call your Call Center, I receive a busy signal. How can I reach your office by phone?
A: Due to incredibly high call volume, there are times during the day when the number of calls that are coming in to our office exceed the number of phone lines we have available, which generates a busy signal. You may ask your question by email at email@example.com, or message us on Facebook @DuvalCountyTaxCollector or on Twitter @DuvalTaxCollect. If you are calling to make an appointment, please visit our website to book the appointment at www.duvaltaxcollect.net.
Q: I have been trying to make an appointment but I always get a message that no appointments are available.
A: We are currently booking appointments for up to 60 days in advance. An additional day's worth will be released every weekday systematically at midnight. If you have not been able to book an appointment for your service type, please try again the following business day.
Q: I made an appointment, but I can’t remember the date/time/location of my appointment?
A: After making an appointment, you will receive a text AND email confirmation with the details of your appointment. If you forget your appointment details, please refer back to that text or email.