Out-Of-State Vehicles

Title Application

When seeking to register a vehicle that was previously titled out-of-state, you must complete an Application For Certificate Of Title (PDF), which may be obtained and completed prior to visiting the tax collector's office.

The following items are also required:

  • The current registration or plate number when transferring a license plate
  • Each applicant must sign the application
    • Note: If completing an application in our office, each person applying for ownership must be present to sign the title application and provide personal identification.
  • If your vehicle is financed, provide proof of a current lien showing the Vehicle Identification Number, make, and year
  • The original out-of-state title certificate in your name or an out-of-state title properly assigned to you
  • Proof of current Florida property damage liability and personal Injury protection insurance, including the insurance companies name and policy number, when purchasing a license plate or extending the registration period
  • A Vehicle Identification Odometer Verification Form (PDF), which must be completed by:
    • Florida Division of Motor Vehicles compliance examiner
    • Florida licensed car dealer
    • Florida notary
    • Law enforcement officer
    • United States Military Police