Welcome to Black Hawk County, IA 

The Treasurer's Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday 

We are open to the public, no appointment needed.

pay online at:




Experience The Convenience.........Pay Online not in line!

Accepted On-Line Payment: E-Check ($.25 fee to use e-check), Discover, MasterCard, Visa (a non-refundable delivery fee of 2.25% on amount being charged for credit card usage)

Accepted In Office Payment:  Cash; Check; Debit Card ($2.00 fee to use debit card) Credit Card-Discover, MasterCard, Visa (please see above information for additional charge when using credit card).  All checks, money orders or Cashier's checks possessing an American Bank Association (ABA) routing number.

Payments may also be deposited in the secured drop box located in the parking lot near the Northeast corner of the Courthouse 

If you choose to mail in payment, address is: 

Black Hawk County Treasurer, 316 E. 5th St., Waterloo, Iowa 50703


Pay Property Taxes                  


Pay Your Vehicle Tags             



Office Hours
  • Courthouse Hours: 8:00 a.m. to  4:30 p.m.  Monday - Friday 
Contact Information
  • Phone: 319-833-3013
  • Fax: 319-833-3179
  • Email: treasurer@blackhawkcounty.iowa.gov
  • Black Hawk County Website: www.blackhawkcounty.iowa.gov
  • Office Supervisors: 
    • Motor Vehicle Operations Manager - Monica Schmitz
    • Financial Management Supervisor - Beth Van Lengen
    • Property Tax Supervisor - Lois Matt
    • Motor Vehicle, Title & Registration Technicians:
      • Chris Rathbone
      • Kay Zhorne
Our Location
316 E 5th St, 1st Floor                
Waterloo, IA 50703                   
Rita M. Schmidt
Took Office 1/1/2011
126,078 - 5th

Welcome to the Black Hawk  County Treasurer’s Home Page.

This website will make contacting our office easier and more convenient with access to information 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

Our office provides the following services: Property Tax Collection and Issuance of Vehicle Titles and Registrations.  In office payments using a Debit or Credit Card are accepted.

We are committed to carrying out these responsibilites while providing outstanding customer service through a process of continuous evaluation and improvement of the way in which we do business.

Please visit us again.


Rita M. Schmidt