||The procedural manual for titling vehicles, trailers, recreational vehicles, and boats in Montana.
|Temporary Registration Permit (TRP) User Manual
||The procedural manual for issuing online temporary registration permits (40-day permits).
|Application for Certificate of Title for a Motor Vehicle
||Application for Montana title for a new vehicle or for a used vehicle that was titled in another state.
|Application for Certificate of Title for a Vessel
||Application for Montana title for a new vessel or for a used vessel that was titled in another state.
|Application for Registration of a Vintage or Pioneer Vehicle
||Application for registration of a vintage or pioneer vehicle.
|Disability Permit/License Plate Application
||Application for a special parking permit or license plates for disabled Montana residents or organizations that transport disabled Montana residents.
|Order Form for Sample License Plates
||For collectors who want to buy sample license plates
|Application for Replacement Certificate of Title
||Application for replacement title for a vehicle owner who has lost the Montana title.
|Application for Cancellation and Issuance of Certificate of Title to Qualified Tow Truck Operator
||For a qualified tow truck operator to apply for a certificate of title for a wrecked, disabled, or abandoned vehicle.
|Application for Personalized License Plates
||Used to apply for text and background choices for personalized license plates, and lists requirements for text and fees.
|Application for Break/Bond Title
||Procedures to apply for Montana title when prior title documentation is unavailable.
|Request for State Assigned VIN
|Used to assign a vehicle identification number when the original number has been altered or removed, or the vehicle was homemade.
|Application for Repossession of a Motor Vehicle/Vessel
||Used by the secured party to obtain a certificate of title for a repossessed vehicle when a creditor defaults on a loan.
|Statement of Correction
||Used to correct any discrepancy or error on the title record.
|Application for Title of a Vehicle by Right of Survivorship
||Used when no executor or administrator is appointed and an estate is smaller than $50,000.
|Vehicle/Vessel/Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Identification Number Inspection Certificate
||For Montana Department of Justice employees or Montana Peace Officers to verify a vehicle identification number.
|Bill of Sale
||Used when one person sells a vehicle to another.
|Certificate of Sale
||Allows a vehicle subject to foreclosure to be sold at a public or private auction.
|Release of Security Interest or Lien
||The lienholder completes the release when a loan on a vehicle has been fully paid so the lien can be removed from the motor vehicle record.
|Certificate of Trailer Number Assignment
||Used to assign a trailer identification number and to verify the number is attached to the trailer.
|Statement of Trustee
||Used to identify trustees and their authority to transfer the titles to motor vehicles held by a trust.
|Application for Military Registration
||For Montana residents who entered the service from Montana, are on active military duty and are stationed outside the state. They may purchase license plates and register a motor vehicle for the cost of the registration alone (exempting Montana taxes and fees).
|State of Montana Application for Gold Star Family License Plate
||U.S. military family members who are eligible for a Gold Star Lapel Button may be issued special Gold Star Family license plates upon application and verification.
|State of Montana Application for Next of Kin of Deceased Personnel License Plate
||U.S. military family members who are eligible for a Next-of-Kin of Deceased Personnel Lapel Button may be issued special Next of Kin of Deceased Personnel license plates upon application and verification.
|Request for Foreign Title Transfer
||Used to request a title from an out-of-state lienholder who then returns the title, lien information and letter to county treasurer where the customer resides.
|Power of Attorney
||Used when a person authorizes another person to sign necessary documents in his or her absence.
|Complaint of Dealer Referral Form
||Used when launching a formal complaint against a dealer/dealership to MVD’s Dealer Compliance team.
|Inspection Checklist For Motorcycles and Quadricycles
||Completed by the owner of a motorcycle or quadricycle to verify it is street legal and equipped for operation on the highways.
|Inspection Checklist to Certify that a Non-Conforming Light Vehicle is Equipped for Street Use
||Self-certify that a non-conforming light vehicle is street legal and equipped for operation on the highways.
|Statement of Intent to Declare a Manufactured Home an Improvement to Real Property
||Used by the owner of a manufactured home to declare it an improvement to real property.
|Instructions for Statement of Intent to Declare a Manufactured Home an Improvement to Real Property
||Instructions for declaring a manufactured home an improvement to real property.
|Reversal of Declaration of Manufactured Home as an Improvement to Real Property
||Used to reverse the declaration of a manufactured home as an improvement to real property when moved from that property.
|Instructions for Reversal of Declaration of Manufactured Home as an Improvement to Real Property
||Instructions for reversing the declaration of a manufactured home as an improvement to real property when moved from that property.
|Security Interest Processing: Assign/Transfer/Force
|Allows secured parties to assign their security interest to another party, or to force their security interest to be filed on the motor vehicle record.
|Security Interest Processing: New
|Allows secured parties to record their security interest on the motor vehicle record.
||For use when a debtor defaults on a loan and the creditor transfers the motor vehicle to a new owner.
|Wrecking Facility Quarterly Transmittal
||Used by licensed Montana wrecking facilities to report junk vehicles received.
|Odometer Disclosure Statement
||Used to verify under federal and state law to the odometer reading of a motor vehicle.
|Motor Home Inspection Certificate
||For law enforcement officers to verify the identification numbers and class of motor
|Application to Display Original Montana License Plates
||Allows display of original Montana license plates that match the year of the vehicle.
|Statement of Fact
||Used to clarify certain facts about a title transfer and customer address.
|Application for Exemption for Vehicle of Certain Health Care Professionals
||For exemption of vehicle registration fees for nonresident health care professionals employed in Montana by a health care facility in a designated health professional shortage area.
|Application for an Active Member of the Military to Purchase Veteran’s License Plates
||Used by Montana residents on active military duty to purchase veteran’s license plates.
|Specialty License Plate Packet
||For qualified organizations to sponsor a specialty license plate. Includes design requirements and applications.
|Waiver of $6 for Use of Montana State Parks and Fishing Access Sites
||Used to waive the $6 on light vehicle registrations for use of Montana State Parks and Fishing Access Sites.
||Used to apply for registration of a custom, kit, specially constructed, or street rod vehicle.
|Montana Salvage Receipt
||Provided to a salvage vehicle purchaser by an insurance company prior to a salvage certificate being issued for the vehicle.
|Notice of Total-Loss Payoff “Owner-Retained Salvage Vehicle”
||Used by insurers upon determining that a salvage vehicle will remain with the owner after an agreed settlement.
|Application for Salvage Certificate of a Vehicle
||Used by insurers, owners or someone acting on behalf of an owner to obtain a salvage certificate for a vehicle that is uneconomical to repair and meets the definition of a salvage vehicle.
|Supplemental Form for Explanation of Component Parts and Bills-of-Sale
||A supplemental form to explain component parts and bills-of-sale to assist in vehicle identification number inspections.
|Release of Motor Vehicle Records
||Used to get information using the vehicle description or person’s name.
|Driver & Vehicle Data Request
||Used for bulk record requests for statistical, journalistic, and research purposes along with other specific bulk data needs.