Dealer Services

Vermont Dealer Registration Guide

General information for registering vehicles for Vermont dealers. More info...

Out-of-State Car Dealers

An out-of-state car dealer who has sold a vehicle to a Vermont registrant may;

  • mail the registration paperwork to the Montpelier DMV Office for processing or,
  • provide paperwork to the customer or,
  • hand-deliver the paperwork. If the number of transactions to be processed exceeds five (5), an appointment must be scheduled through the Commercial Vehicle Operations Unit. More info...


  • Additional Plates - $55.00
  • ATV, Additional Certificates - $6.00
  • All-Terrain Vehicle, Dealer - $62.00
  • Car Dealer Registration (New, Used, Finance & Auction) - $503.00
  • Farm Equipment - $78.00
  • Highway Building Equipment - $123.00
  • Motorboat Dealer, Additional Plates - $12.00
  • Motorboat Dealer Registration - $42.00
  • Motorcycle/Motor-Driven Cycle - $62.00
  • Snowmobile Dealer - $55.00
  • Snowmobile Dealer, Additional Certificates - $6.00
  • Trailer - $123.00
  • Transporters - $123.00


Dealer Associations

  • CADA (Canadian Automobile Dealers Association)
  • NADA (National Automobile Dealers Association)
  • NIADA (National Independent Automobile Dealers Association)
  • RVDA (National RV Dealers Association)
  • VADA (Vermont Automobile Dealers Association)

Download the PDF form to your computer and then open it with Adobe Reader


The documentation fee, which represents a charge for the preparation and handling of sale documents regardless of whether or not the vehicle is financed, should be included in the overall purchase price of the vehicle and is therefore subject to the Purchase and Use Tax.


Contact Us

Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles
120 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05603-0001

Monday-Friday: 7:45am-4:30pm
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