Vehicle Title and Registration

Applicants will need to submit the following:

New Vehicles

  • Proof of Identification
  • Manufacturer’s Statement of Origin
  • Bill of Sale
  • Copy of current registration (If you are transferring your current license plate)
  • *In order to transfer your current license plate, the new vehicle must be titled exactly as the previous vehicle
  • If a dealership has mailed your paperwork to the County Clerk’s office for processing, please have your tracking number so that we will be able to find your information.

Pre-Owned Vehicles

Purchased from a Dealer:

  • Proof of Identification
  • Title (assigned from dealership)
  • If the vehicle is purchased from an out of County dealer, the customer is required to pay the County Wheel Tax Fee
  • Copy of current registration (If you are transferring your current license plate)
  •       *In order to transfer your current license plate, the new vehicle must be titled exactly as the previous vehicle
  • If a dealership has mailed your paperwork to the County Clerk’s office for processing, please have your tracking number so that we will be able to find your information.

 

Individual (Private) Purchase:

  • Proof of Identification
  • Title from previous owner (Signed on the back exactly as the name appears on the front)
  • Sales tax will be collected on purchase price of vehicle less trade-in, if any

 

New Residents or Those Relocating:

  • Proof of Identification
  • Out of State Title (If there is a lien on the vehicle, the resident will need the complete name and mailing address of their lien holder)
  • Most current Out-of-State Registration

Fee (New) - $65.00 includes regular auto license plate, title, and wheel tax.