Relating to vehicle title.

Off-Road Vehicle Titles

All-Terrain Vehicles

The State of Vermont titles all ATVs that are model year 2004 (or newer).


Death of Owner

Requirements to Re-title/Register a Vehicle upon Death of Owner

Required Documents

The following documents are required to sell or assign the vehicle based upon the Rights of Survivorship (please note "Exceptions" below):

Vehicle is jointly titled to Tenants By The Entirety (spouses):

  • A copy of the Death Certificate identifying the surviving spouse.

Vehicle  is jointly titled and title states ownership to be Joint Tenants or Partners:

Vehicle Title

Vermont titles vehicles that are 15 years old or newer based on calendar year. For example: from January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018, Vermont will title vehicles with model year 2004 or newer.

If you own the vehicle free and clear (no loan) the title will be mailed directly to you.

If you have a loan on the vehicle, the title will be mailed to the entity holding the loan (not the owner) within 3 weeks of the processing of your registration.

Registration/Tax/Title Application

13 June 2018
To apply for registration and titling (when applicable). Used for new transactions, transfers, renewals, title-only transactions, adding or deleting an owner, lease buyouts, and IRP transactions.


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

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