How to Transfer a Vehicle’s Title

Vehicle title transfer vary by state, but generally involve the following steps:

  1. Fill out a bill of sale. You can find the appropriate bill of sale for your state at or e-mail us at
  2. Fill out the section of the title that transfers the ownership to the new buyer and ask the seller to sign it.
  3. Submit a title transfer application at the tax collector’s office, along with the current odometer reading for the vehicle, the vehicle identification number (VIN), and a copy of the bill of sale. You can find out the required procedure for you state here:
  4. Pay the title transfer fees.
  5. Wait for the new title to arrive via mail within a few weeks.