Titling Vehicles

Below you find a listing of documents required for initial registration of a vehicle or trailer. The cost of registration is $18 up to 90 days after sale, and it will increase to $28 after 90 days of sale.
  1. Purchased Vehicles
  2. Leased Vehicles
  3. Trailers
Models 1986 or Newer
Newly acquired vehicles years 1986 or newer require the following documentation:
  • Georgia drivers license
  • Georgia insurance
  • Georgia title
  • Other supporting documents indicating a name change, inheritance, liens, etc.
Normally a dealership or lien holder will apply for the title and send / give the receipt to the buyer. Bring this receipt, along with insurance information to us so that we can either issue a new plate or transfer an existing one.

Models 1985 or Older
Newly acquired vehicles years 1985 or older require the following documentation:
  • Bill of sale, including VIN number, date of sale and signatures of both buyer and seller
  • Georgia drivers license
  • Georgia insurance
  • Georgia title (If available)
Out of State No Lien
Out of state titles without a lien holder require the following documentation:
  • Georgia drivers license
  • Georgia insurance
  • Out of state title
Out of State with Lien
Out of state titles with a lien holder require the following documentation:
  • Complete name and address of the lien holder
  • Current out of state registration because the state of Georgia doesn't recognize and/or both parties on the registration must be present to sign
  • Georgia Drivers License
  • Georgia Insurance
Military Personnel
Non-resident active duty military members need all of the same information as above, with the exception of the Georgia drivers license. Both documents must be presented to renew registration:
  • Military ID
  • Most current LES
Foreign Purchased
Title from foreign country require the following documentation:
  • All over-seas registration documents
  • All shipping documents